Interim report fourth quarter 2012.
RECORD CASH FLOW BUT EARNINGS IMPACTED BY NONRECURRING ITEMS
o Order intake 21,070 million SEK
o Invoiced sales 24,328 million SEK
o Operating profit 2,134 million SEK
o Operating margin 8.8%
o Profit before tax 1,627 million SEK
o Cash flow from operations +4,520 million SEK
This interim report was prepared in accordance with IFRS, applying IAS 34, Interim Financial Reporting. The same accounting and valuation policies were applied as in the most recent annual report with the exception of new and revised standards and interpretations effective from 1 January 2012. These changes have not had any significant impact on Sandvik’s financial statements.
Additional information may be obtained from Magnus Larsson, Sandvik Investor Relations, at tel. +46 8 456 12 40 or by e-mailing .
A teleconference will be held on 29 January 2013 at 14.00 CET. Information is available at www.sandvik.com/ir.
Stockholm 29 January 2013
Sandvik Aktiebolag (publ)
President and CEO
Sandvik discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Market Act. The information is submitted for publication on 29 January 2013 at 08.00 am CET.
Magnus Larsson, Sandvik Investor Relations, at tel. +46 8 456 12 40, Oskar Lindberg Sandvik Investor Relations, at tel. +46 456 12 30.
The Sandvik Group
Sandvik is a global industrial group with advanced products and world-leading positions in selected areas – tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. In 2012 the Group had about 49,000 employees and representation in 130 countries, with annual sales about 99,000 MSEK.