Sales first half-year 2012 – sales growth rate exceeds the market
Product sales grew organically 7.6 % in the first semester and maintenance growth reached 9.6 %. Backlog progressed by 15.4% compared to year-end 2011. Order intake increased by 6.8 %. The half-year Group gross margin is in line with this year perspectives already published. A lower sales growth is expected during the second half-year.
The Group targets a yearly organic sales growth of 3 to 5 % with an EBITDA increase of 5 to 10 %.
Sales first half-year 2012 (1st January – 30th June) – non audited
|In mio. €||2012||2011||Change|
|1st quarter||58.7||53.2||+10.2 %|
|2nd quarter||61.9||58.0||+6.7 %|
|Total first half-year||120.6||111.2||+8.4 %|
Next press release:
Half-year results, on 5th September 2012 (after trading).
About agta record:
Ranking among the top players in the global market for automatic pedestrian doors, agta record calls on its integrated technological and commercial know-how. The Group’s extensive expertise covers the design, production, marketing, installation and maintenance of a large range of automatic doors.
Headquartered in Switzerland, agta record sells its products and services across the globe and is directly present with subsidiaries in 14 countries. agta record is listed on Euronext Paris, foreign stocks. ISIN: CH0008853209
Hubert Jouffroy – Chairman of the Board – mail: email@example.com