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Voestalpine with Jump in Earnings in the First Half of the Business Year

Published: November 5, 2014; 15:00 · (Vindobona)

Despite a persistently challenging economic climate, the voestalpine Group posted a largely solid performance during the first half of the business year 2014/15 (April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015). At -1.5%, revenue was down slightly, from EUR 5.64 billion to EUR 5.56 billion.

Voestalpine with Jump in Earnings in the First Half of the Business Year / Picture: © Voestalpine AG

The business year started with optimistic economic forecasts for the mature economies and mixed expectations for the emerging markets. However, measured against these expectations, and excepting North America and China, the global economic trend cooled down in the course of the first six months.

"Nevertheless, in view of the increasingly challenging environment, voestalpine Group…

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