Sales of the POLYTEC GROUP increased in the first six months of the current
financial year 2007 by 1.3% to EUR 286.7 million compared with the same period
2006. On the one hand, this increase can be explained due to the consolidation
of POLYTEC COMPOSITES GER-MANY and its subsidiary companies for the first time,
which contrib-utes to group sales withEUR 32.0 million in the second quarter of
the current financial year. And on the other hand, it can also be ex-plained
through a positive business development in the CAR STYLING DIVISION which was
able to increase its sales by 16.4% in the first six months of 2007.
The EBITDA increased in the first six months of the current financial year by
3.7% to EUR 28.7 million.
In the first six months of 2007, the consolidated net income of the POLYTEC
GROUP increased by 26.5% to EUR 14.1 million. Along with a high operating
result, this can be traced back to low financing costs and tax expenses.
In the first six months, the result per share increased from EUR 0.54 to EUR