Opcon AB (Publ), the Energy and Environmental Technology Group Interim Report January–march 2015

ÅMÅL, Sweden--()--Regulatory News:

Opcon AB (STO:OPCO)

China in focus

· Extensive resources channelled into activity in China with technology transfer and further development of Opcon Powerbox product range

· Earnings (EBITDA) positive at SEK 0.5 million (–3.1 m)

· Non-recurring costs of SEK 4.3 million in bioenergy have impact on earnings

· New licence agreement with Snowman in China to generate licence revenue beyond 2024

· Saxlund International GmbH receives order for delivery of material handling equipment to Skaerbaeksvaerket in Fredericia, Denmark

Q1, January–March 2015

· Net sales amounted to SEK 69.2 million (67.3 m)

· Operating earnings (EBITDA) were SEK 0.5 million (–3.1 m)

· Operating earnings (EBIT) were SEK –2.4 million (–5.9 m)

· Earnings after tax were SEK –3.4 million (–6.1 m)

· Earnings per share were SEK –0.01 (–0.02)

The information in this report is such that Opcon is obliged to disclose in accordance with Swedish securities markets law and/or Swedish law on trading in financial instruments. This information was released for publication on Thursday 7 May 2015, at 15.00 (CET).

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Contacts

Opcon
Rolf Hasselström
President and CEO
+46 8 466 45 00
+46 70 594 79 60
or
Niklas Johansson
Deputy CEO, Investor Relations
+46 8 466 45 11
+46 70 592 54 53
or
Claes Palm
Deputy CEO, Chief Financial Officer
+46 8 466 45 00
+46 70 545 04 95

Contacts

Opcon
Rolf Hasselström
President and CEO
+46 8 466 45 00
+46 70 594 79 60
or
Niklas Johansson
Deputy CEO, Investor Relations
+46 8 466 45 11
+46 70 592 54 53
or
Claes Palm
Deputy CEO, Chief Financial Officer
+46 8 466 45 00
+46 70 545 04 95