Atlas Copco second-quarter report 2014

July 16, 2014

Slight sequential improvement in demand


Near term demand outlook

The overall demand for the Group’s equipment and service is expected to increase somewhat.


Previous near-term demand outlook (published April 29, 2014):
The overall demand for the Group’s products and services is expected to increase somewhat.
The demand from the mining industry is expected to remain at the current level, while the demand from manufacturing and construction segments is expected to increase somewhat.

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Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco develops products and service focused on productivity, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics.  The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 180 countries. In 2013, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 84 (BEUR 9.7) and more than 40 000 employees.