Brilon, February 2, 2018: CENTROTEC Sustainable AG, Brilon, generated revenue of EUR 594 million in the 2017 financial year (unaudited, previous year EUR 575.5 million). The forecast range of EUR 575 to 600 million was therefore reached. The indications are that the operating result (EBIT) will equally achieve the most recent forecast range of EUR 28 to 30 million.
CENTROTEC plans further organic growth for the financial year in progress of 2018 and expects to generate revenue of EUR 600 to 620 million. The company anticipates a stabilisation of the sales performance in German core business, further growth on international sales markets and a stable regulatory framework. Whereas first-quarter earnings are forecast to be down on the previous year, the company expects EBIT for the year as a whole to rise slightly to EUR 30 to 32 million.
The audited financial statements and Annual Report for the 2017 financial year will be published on March 28, 2018.