Rus News Journal

Net profit Philips has fallen to 62 %

Net profit Dutch Royal Philips Electronics N V. (Koninklijke Philips Electronics), the manufacturer of household electronics largest in Europe, has decreased in the first half of the year 2008. On 62 %.
As it is informed in the financial report of the company published on Monday, net profit Philips has decreased to 939 million euro in comparison with 2,44 mlrd the euro, received for the similar period year before.
Sales volume Philips for the accounting period has increased by 4 % and has made 12,43 mlrd euro against 11,96 mlrd euro in January - June 2007. The operational profit of the company has reached 500 million euro and it has appeared below a similar indicator 2007., the 649 million euro fixed at level, on 23 %.
Net profit Philips in II quarter 2008. Has fallen to 54 % - to 720 million euro in comparison with 1,57 mlrd the euro, received for the similar period year before. The company sales volume for accounting quarter has increased by 7 % and has made 6,46 mlrd euro against 6,03 mlrd euro in April - June 2007. Operational profit Philips has reached 325 million euro and it has appeared below a similar indicator 2007., the 337 million euro fixed at level, on 4 %.
Royal Philips Electronics N V. specialises on manufacture of the goods, and also granting of services and complex decisions for sphere of public health services, illumination and consumer electronics.