Proforma Net Sales, Operating Margin and Employees

Proforma Net Sales, Operating Margin and Employees As of January 1, 1999 a new organization became effective for Ericsson. The organization consists of three Business Segments and four Market Areas. Below you will find the 1998 and first and second quarter 1999 Ericsson Net Sales operating margin and number of employees in accordance with the new organization. *) Proforma segment results for the full year 1998, presented in the Annual Report, have been adjusted for the interest income on customer financing, which was formerly reported as segment income and reversed among unallocated costs to be transferred to Financial income. From1999, such interest is reported directly as Financial income. Ericsson is the leading provider in the new telecoms world, with communications solutions that combine telecom and datacom technologies with freedom of mobility for the user. With more than 100,000 employees in 140 countries, Ericsson simplifies communications for its customers - network operators, service providers, enterprises and consumers - the world over. Please visit Ericsson's Press Room at: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT Karin Almqvist Liwendahl, Director Investor Relations, Corporate Communications Phone: +46 8 719 5340, +46 70 590 5340 E-mail: Gary Pinkham, Vice President, Investor Relations, New York Phone: +1 212 685 4030 E-mail:

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