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voestalpine soars to new heights in the financial year 2007/08

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annual report

05.06.2008

In 2007/08, which was by far the most successful financial year in its history, the voestalpine Group soared to new heights in terms of sales, profit and employees. In addition to a further increase in sales, operating profit rose significantly for the sixth year in a row due to improved performance in the Steel, Profilform and Automotive Divisions.

Key figures of voestalpine Group

(acc. IFRS              2006/07*  2007/08   Change  2007/08
in EURm)                1.4.06 -  1.4.07 -  in %    pro forma
                        31.03.07  31.03.08          (excl. ppa)****
Revenue                 6,944     10,481    +50.9   10,481
EBITDA                  1,359     1,837     +35.2   1,969
EBITDA margin in %      19.6      17.5              18.8
EBIT                    1,011     1,153     +14.0   1,503
EBIT margin in %        14.6      11.0              14.3
Profit before tax       976       980       +0.4    1,330
Profit for the period** 765       752       -1.7    1,004
EPS (in EUR)***         4.76      4.69


* Retrospective adjustment
** Before minority interest and hybrid capital coupons
*** From continuing operations
**** Without accounting effects from purchase price allocation BÖHLER-UDDEHOLM
(IFRS 3)

The financial report and more information on the full year result is available
on our website www.voestalpine.com or please contact our Investor Relations-Team
+43/50304/15-9949. 
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Further inquiry note:

DI Peter Fleischer
Head of Investor Relations
Tel.: +43/50304/15-9949
Fax: +43/50304/55-5581
mailto:peter.fleischer@voestalpine.com
http://www.voestalpine.com

Branche: Metal Goods & Engineering
ISIN: AT0000937503
WKN: 897200
Index: WBI, ATX Prime, ATX
Börsen: Wiener Börse AG / official market

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