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Hitt og þetta 20. apríl 2006

Getinge AB posts Q1 pre-tax profit of SEK262m

Nordic Business Report-April 20, 2006-Getinge AB posts Q1 pre-tax profit of SEK262m
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The Swedish health care equipment and systems provider Getinge AB issued its first quarter report on Thursday (20 April), posting a pre-tax profit of SEK262m, as compared to SEK313m in the first quarter of 2005.

The result was burdened by restructuring costs of SEK50m.

Net sales amounted to SEK2,975m, up by 18% from SEK2,525m in the first quarter last year.

One Swedish krona (SEK) is worth approximately 0.07 British pounds (GBP).

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