Consolidated results for 2006

• Net sales for the full year 2006 rose to SEK 29,402m (28,768) and income for
the period pro forma to SEK 1,862m (1,641), corresponding to SEK 6.29 (5.54)
per share

• Operating income for the fourth quarter increased to SEK 346m (327), and
margin improved to 7.6% (6.5).

• Professional Products reported higher sales, improved operating income and margin for the quarter as well as the full year

• Consumer Products achieved higher operating income and margin for full year, despite lower demand for garden products

• The Board proposes a dividend of SEK 2.25 per share, and a bonus issue
to increase the number of A-shares


A combined presentation and telephone conference will be held at 14.00 CET on 23 February 2006, at the Husqvarna head office at S:t Göransgatan 143 in Stockholm, Sweden.

The presentation will be webcasted at: A replay of the presentation will be available at the web site.

About Us

Husqvarna Group is a global leading producer of outdoor power products and innovative solutions for forest, park and garden care. Products include chainsaws, trimmers, robotic lawn mowers and ride-on lawn mowers. The Group is also the European leader in garden watering products and a global leader in cutting equipment and diamond tools for the construction and stone industries. The Group’s products and solutions are sold under brands including Husqvarna, Gardena, McCulloch, Poulan Pro, Weed Eater, Flymo, Zenoah and Diamant Boart via dealers and retailers to consumers and professionals in more than 100 countries. Net sales in 2016 amounted to SEK 36bn and the Group has around 13,000 employees in 40 countries.


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