Metall Zug Group: Overall operating income above previous year

Zug, February 8, 2016 - The Metall Zug Group expects sales at the previous year level and an increase in operating income for the financial year 2015.


The Metall Zug Group achieved in 2015 gross sales on the previous year level (2014: CHF 927 million). For the operating income (EBIT), the Metall Zug Group expects an increase compared to the previous year to around CHF 80 million (2014: CHF 75 million). While operating income developed overall favorably despite a challenging currency environment, a net income of about CHF 55 million (2014: CHF 86 million) resulted as a direct and indirect consequence of the currency crisis.


Metall Zug AG will publish its complete results for the financial year 2015 as well as the figures of its Business Units on March 23, 2016. The 2015 Annual Report including the detailed financial report will also be available as of this date on the company website