Interim Report Third Quarter 2017

Third quarter 2017

Continuing operations  

  • Order intake 21,888 million SEK
  • Revenues 21,648 million SEK
  • Operating profit 3,344  million SEK
  • Operating margin 15.4%
  • Profit after financial items 3,151 million SEK
  • Earnings per share 1.88 SEK
  • Cash flow from operations 3,789 million SEK

Discontinued operations

  • Order intake 285 million SEK
  • Revenues 964 million SEK
  • Operating profit 33 million SEK

Group Total

  • Order intake 22,173 million SEK
  • Revenues 22,612 million SEK
  • Operating profit 3,377 million SEK
  • Operating margin 14.9%
  • Earnings per share 1.91 SEK
  • Cash flow from operations 3,569 million SEK

Additional information may be obtained from Sandvik Investor Relations, phone +46 8 456 14 94 (Ann-Sofie Nordh), +46 8 456 11 94 (Anna Vilogorac) or e-mailing

A presentation and teleconference will be held on 24 October 2017 at 15:00 CET. Information is available at 

Stockholm, 24 October 2017

Sandvik Aktiebolag (publ)

Björn Rosengren
President and CEO

This information is information that Sandvik AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at about 13.30 CET on 24 October 2017.


Sandvik Group
Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools and tooling systems for metal cutting; equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries; products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. In 2016, the Group had approximately 43,000 employees and sales of 82 billion SEK in more than 150 countries within continuing operations.