Adhesive Technologies

Leading our markets worldwide.

Achieving profitable growth through innovations under strong brands, efficient processes and a firm focus on our customers.

Developing new applications and growth potential in all regions of the world.

Top brands

 www.loctite.com               www.teroson.com           www.technomelt.com

Key financials

in million euros

2010

2011

+/-

Sales

7,306

7,746

6.0 %

Operating profit (EBIT)

878

1,002

14.1 %

Adjusted1 operating profit (EBIT)

938

1,075

14.7 %

Return on sales (EBIT)

12.0 %

12.9 %

0.9 pp

Adjusted1 return on sales (EBIT)

12.8 %

13.9 %

1.1 pp

pp = percentage points

1 Adjusted for one time charges/gains and restructuring charges.