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Hitt og þetta 19. júlí 2006

Cargotec Corporation reports 6-month operating profit of EUR111.7m

Nordic Business Report-July 19, 2006-Cargotec Corporation reports 6-month operating profit of EUR111.7m
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Finnish cargo-handling solutions provider Cargotec Corporation reported on Wednesday (19 July) an operating profit of EUR111.7m on sales of EUR1,275m for the financial period January-June 2006.

Both operating profit and sales for the six-month period increased, respectively from EUR84.9m and EUR1,162m, as compared to the corresponding period in 2005.

Operating profit for the quarter April-June 2006 amounted to EUR60.7m on sales of EUR661.2m.

One euro (EUR) is worth approximately 0.69 British pounds (GBP).

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