Sales have risen by 6.6% in last quarter
Henkel has announced favourable Q3 results showing that sales have risen by 6.6% in the last quarter to total €4.29m, which also represented a rise of 2.5% in organic growth terms.
Adjusting operating profit has also grown by 16.7% to €631m, while adjusted EBIT margin has grown by 1.3 percentage points to 14.7% and sales of shares in emerging markets have increased to 44%.
Henkel ceo Kasper Rorsted commented: “Although the market has been more difficult in the third quarter of 2012, Henkel continued its strong performance with key financials reaching record levels.
“We generated profitable growth in all our business sectors and realised another substantial increase in our EBIT margin – reaching an all time high. Our performance is based on our clear commitment to our strategic priorities and we are well on track and fully committed to achieving our targets for full fiscal 2012.”