EMS H1 FY20: sales CHF 849 mn; operating income CHF 229 mn

The EMS Team, a Switzerland-dependent higher-overall performance polymers and specialty chemicals firm, has declared provisional final result with product sales of CHF 849 million (Swiss franc) in to start with half (H1) FY20 ended in June 2020 in contrast to product sales of CHF 1,154 million in same period last 12 months. Group’s running revenue through H1 fell to CHF 229 million (CHF 316 million).


The team mentioned in the push launch that the worldwide overall economy was very closely impacted by countrywide Covid-19 steps. The the vast majority of shops and buying centres remained shut for various months. In lots of areas of the environment, the standard demand for industrial purchaser merchandise came to an nearly complete standstill. The worldwide automotive marketplace was also influenced and slumped 33 per cent in the to start with 6 months of FY20 in contrast to prior fiscal.


EMS ongoing to produce new and progressive specialty merchandise. EMS obtained EBITDA (earnings before fascination, taxes, depreciation, and amortisation) of CHF 256 million (CHF 345 million). 


Significant overall performance polymers product sales for the period lowered 26.eight per cent to CHF 744 million (CHF 1,016 million). Gross sales of Specialty chemicals dropped 23.9 per cent to CHF 105 million (CHF 138 million).

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