The German pump producer KSB has got the 2022 financial year off to a strong start with first quarter order intake increasing by 27.1% to €763 million and gross sales revenue up 3.5% to €558 million.
เกจวัดแรงอัดกระบอกสูบ , KSB’s largest region, posted a 23.5% enhance in order consumption to €390.eight million, however sales income slipped 6.0% on a year ago to €282.9 million. The largest proportion growth was reported within the Americas area, where KSB increased its order consumption by forty four.7 % to €145.eight million and sales income by 34.3% to €105.2 million. In the Asia/Pacific area, order consumption was up 23.9% to €180.4 million and gross sales revenue grew 6.4% to €134.4 million. The Middle East/Africa/Russia region noticed a 21.9% increase so as consumption to €45.6 million and a 6.1% rise in sales income to €35.7 million.
“We continued the excellent company growth of the earlier year in the new year too, despite the tough conditions,” says KSB CEO Dr Stephan Timmermann. “Although the coronavirus-related downtimes in Germany and France, in addition to in elements of Asia, affected production, we were able to offset this, due to the flexibility of our employees.” KSB’s first quarter was also impacted by the army conflict in Ukraine.
KSB stays confident about the remainder of the year, regardless of the troublesome surroundings.
“The challenges are numerous and complicated,” says Timmermann. “These embrace the persistently high Covid-19 infection figures and lockdowns in China, the influence of the Russian struggle towards Ukraine and the related sanctions, worth increases and bottlenecks in the supply chains, in addition to the potential consequences of the cyber assault we averted in April, which led to temporary manufacturing stoppages. All of those parameters require flexibility and goal-oriented management. Our ambition stays to realize a sustainable improve in profitability.”