Legal basis: Gorenje Group was successful in the first half of the year, with higher sales and net profit. We are increasing the share of profitable and innovative products and stepping up projects into development. Around 300 new hirings in this year. The third quarter will be challenging; sales are expected to peak in the last quarter. br> What is the Ljubljana Stock Exchange? the Code of Best Practice for WSE Listed Companies, the company Gorenje, dd, Velenje, hereby issuing the following announcement: br> Issuer: Gorenje gospodinjinjskie aparati, dd (short name: Gorenje, dd), Partizanska 12, SI-3320 Velenje, Slovenia br> Announcement of the Supervised Information is a financial instrument (ZTFI - Semi annual report). br> Velenje, August 25, 2017 - Gorenje Group continues its successful performance. In the first half of the year, we generated EUR 623.9 million of sales revenue, up 7.3 percent over the first half of last year. Comparable operating profit before depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) was higher by a good 12 percent compared to the first half of the year before, at EUR 40.6 million. As a result, the Group more than doubled its first-half net profit, pushing it to EUR 4.4 million. We recommend that you find the integrated management system. Please, find attached the Management Board comment on Gorenje Group second quarter performance and outlook for the second half of 2017. Br> Disclaimer: The announcement of the web site of the company Gorenje, dd, Velenje, Slovenia, www.gorenjegoup.com, for at least ten years Gorenje, dd, br> The Management Board br>
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