Linde Interim Report

[Q1 – January to March 2016]

January to March 2016: stable revenue and earnings trends for linde after adjusting for exchange rate effects

  • Group revenue: EUR 4.262 bn
    (down 0.3 percent after adjusting for exchange rate effects)
  • Group operating profit1: EUR 991 m
    (up 0.6 percent after adjusting for exchange rate effects)
  • Operating cash flow: EUR 883 m; up 19.3 percent
  • Group outlook for 2016 confirmed

1 EBIT (before non-recurring items) adjusted for the amortisation of intangible assets and the depreciation of tangible assets.