For Perstorp, 2007 was both a successful business year and a year marked by significant investment in the future. The Group delivered in line with its plans and exceeded targets for growth and profitability. Meanwhile, Perstorp made major investments in production capacity, new products and company acquisitions, which will have a large impact on the future development of the Group.
Perstorp’s strong performance meant that net sales climbed by 18% to reach SEK 8,583 m and EBITDA adjusted for non-recurring items improved to reach SEK 1,406 m (1,097) due to higher volumes and higher prices. Earnings improved despite the falling US dollar and high prices for raw materials and energy.
The Sustainability Report for 2007 contains reports on Perstorp’s work with environmental issues, health, security and human resources.