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Sandvik: Interim Report on the Third Quarter of 2012


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Sandvik (STO:SAND)


  • Third quarter
  • Order intake 21,795 million SEK
  • Invoiced sales 23,424 million SEK
  • Operating profit 3,325 million SEK
  • Operating margin 14.2%
  • Profit before tax 2,852 million SEK
  • Cash flow from operations +3,979 million SEK

Accounting policies

This interim report was prepared in accordance with IFRS, applying IAS 34, Interim Financial Reporting. The same accounting and valuation policies were applied as in the most recent annual report with the exception of new and revised standards and interpretations effective from 1 January 2012. These changes have not had any significant impact on Sandvik's financial statements.

The report for the third quarter 2012 will be published on 25 October 2012. Additional information may be obtained from Magnus Larsson, Sandvik Investor Relations, at tel. +46 8 456 12 40 or by e-mailing

A teleconference will be held on 25 October 2012 at 14.00 CET. Information is available at

Stockholm 25 October 2012

Sandvik Aktiebolag (publ)

Olof Faxander

President and CEO

Sandvik Group

Sandvik is a global industrial group with advanced products and world-leading positions in selected areas – tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. In 2011 the Group had about 50,000 employees and representation in 130 countries, with annual sales of more than 94,000 MSEK.

Sandvik discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Market Act. The information is submitted for publication on 25 October 2012 at 08.00 am CET.

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Magnus Larsson, Investor Relations
tel. +46 8 456 12 40

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