Key Takeaways

Improvement in 2H

More employees due to takeover of TFC

Number of employees (FTE)

Investments leveled out in the normal range

in CHF million

 

Expenditure on property, plant and equipment went mainly to realize production lines for growth projects, particularly in the Automotive and Electronics divisions. At 6.6% of net sales, the investment ratio was below the previous year’s figure of 8.6%.

Share of sales in medical device and construction industries increased

Share of sales by end market