Annual Report 2007

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Key figures and events

  • Sales rose to SEK 33,550 M (31,137), with organic growth of 7 percent.
  • Operating income (EBIT) amounted to SEK 5,458 (4,7712), an increase of 14 percent.
  • Earnings per share were SEK 9.02 (7.992).
  • Operating cash flow amounted to SEK 4,808 M (3,528).
  • The three-year restructuring program for the Group’s production units continued during the year with great success.
  • 17 companies were acquired during the year, with annualized sales of about SEK 1,800 M.
    The major acquisitions included Baodean (China), iRevo (Korea), Aontec (Ireland), Powershield (UK), Pemko (North America) and Pyropanel (Australia).
  • The Group continued its increased investment in product development and joint product platforms during the year.