22.02.2009

Schindler delivers the largest profit in its history

Schindler achieved a net profit of CHF 634 million for the financial year 2008, the largest profit in its history. Consolidated operating revenue rose nominally by 1.4% (6.5% in local currencies) to CHF 14 027 million. The elevators and escalators business increased its operating profit by 11.6% to CHF 895 million. The EBIT margin reached 10.2% for the first time. An increased dividend of CHF 2.00 will be proposed to the General Meeting.

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