Interim Report for Nokian Tyres plc January-June 2006
Nokian Tyres plc Stock Exchange Release 8 August 2006 9:00 a.m.
INTERIM REPORT FOR NOKIAN TYRES PLC JANUARY-JUNE 2006
Net sales up, market shares and operating profit improved
The Group’s net sales were up by 18.3% to EUR 349.4 million (EUR 295.4 million in H1 2005). Operating profit amounted to EUR 48.6 million (EUR 46.1 million), and EPS were EUR 0.26 (EUR 0.29). The company is positioned to achieve its objectives set for 2006: steady growth in sales, upward trend in profits and better capital management.