Mikron posts improved orders for first half of 2010

Mikron has posted an order intake of CHF110.2m (£72.3m) in the first half of 2010, an improvement of 82.2 per cent compared to the same period last year and recorded net sales of CHF81m, an improvement of 5.7 per cent compared to the same period last year.

The outcome at group level is an EBIT of minus CHF0.9m (previous year, minus CHF18.3m) and net earnings of minus CHF2.5m (previous year, minus CHF18.3m).