Hamburg—In the 2012 financial year, Jungheinrich AG generated 2,229 million euros in consolidated net sales (prior year: 2,116 million euros). In view of this positive sales trend, the company achieved approximately 150 million euros in earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) (prior year: 146 million euros). The value of incoming orders, encompassing all business areas, rose to 2,250 million euros (prior year: 2,178 million euros).
The Board of Management of Jungheinrich AG is taking this development into account and will propose to the Supervisory Board that the Annual General Meeting be presented with a draft resolution on June 11, 2013 to pay a dividend of 0.80 euros (prior year: 0.70 euros) per ordinary share and of 0.86 euros (prior year: 0.76 euros) per preferred share.
The company will publish more detailed information on its business performance in 2012 at the annual press conference on March 26, 2013.
Jungheinrich ranks among the world’s leading companies in the material handling equipment, warehousing and material flow engineering sectors. The company is an intralogistics service and solution provider with manufacturing operations, which offers its customers a comprehensive range of forklift trucks, shelving systems, services and advice. Jungheinrich shares are traded on all German stock exchanges.
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Jungheinrich AG, Markus Piazza, Head of Corporate Communications
Phone: +49 40 6948-1550, Fax: +49 40 6948-1599,