2016/5/2 13:17


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【オーバーコッヘン(ドイツ)2016年4月29日PR Newswire=共同通信JBN】


ZEISS Groupの2015/16事業年度(3月31日終了)前期は、前年同期比5%増の23億2200万ユーロとなった(2014/15年度前期は22億600万ユーロ)。金利税引き前利益(EBIT)は前年同期よりも約9000万ユーロ増加し、2億8000万ユーロだった(前年は1億9100万ユーロ)。カールツァイス(Carl Zeiss AG)のミヒャエル・カシュケ社長兼最高経営責任者(CEO)は「今年度前期は全般的に順調だった。われわれは特に医療技術および研究・品質技術の分野で大幅な伸びを達成した。さらに、当社の競争力を増強するために開始したプログラムが結実しつつある」と語った。





同社は1846年にドイツのイエナで創立され、現在はオーバーコッヘンに本社を置いている。カールツァイス(Carl Zeiss AG)は、ZEISSグループを経営する戦略的経営持ち株会社であり、カールツァイス財団(Carl Zeiss Stiftung)が全額出資している。



Jorg Nitschke, Press Spokesman

Phone +49-7364-20-3242

Email: joerg.nitschke@zeiss.com

ソース:Carl Zeiss AG

ZEISS on Course to Further Growth


OBERKOCHEN, Germany, Apr. 29, 2016/PRNewswire=KYODO JBN/ --

     Programs for increasing efficiency bear fruit

    The ZEISS Group has ended the first six months of fiscal year 2015/16

(ended 31 March) with an increase in revenue which rose by 5 percent over the

previous year to EUR2.322 billion (first half of 2014/15: EUR2.206 billion). At

EUR280 million, earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) were almost 90

million above the previous year's figure (EUR191 million). "The first half of

the year went well overall. We achieved particularly strong growth in the

Medical Technology and Research & Quality Technology segments," said Dr.

Michael Kaschke, President and CEO of Carl Zeiss AG. "In addition, the programs

initiated to increase the company's competitiveness are bearing fruit."

    ZEISS has a global workforce of 25,310 people. Expenditure on research and

development activities totaled EUR207 million. Investments in property, plant

and equipment amounted to EUR54 million.

    "As we are continuing to consistently optimize our cost structures and

efficiency, we predict a slight increase in both revenue and the EBIT margin

overall in 2015/16," says Kaschke.

    More information at http://www.zeiss.com/press

    About ZEISS

    ZEISS is an internationally leading technology enterprise operating in the

optics and optoelectronics industries. The ZEISS Group develops and distributes

semiconductor manufacturing equipment, measuring technology, microscopes,

medical technology, eyeglass lenses, camera and cine lenses, binoculars and

planetarium technology. With its solutions, the company constantly advances the

world of optics and helps shape technological progress. ZEISS is divided up

into the four segments Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology, Research &

Quality Technology, Medical Technology, and Vision Care/ Consumer Optics. ZEISS

is represented in over 40 countries and operates more than 30 production sites,

over 50 sales and service locations and about 25 research and development


    Founded in 1846 in Jena, the company is headquartered in Oberkochen,

Germany. Carl Zeiss AG is the strategic management holding company that manages

the ZEISS Group. The company is wholly owned by the Carl Zeiss Stiftung (Carl

Zeiss Foundation).

     Press contact: ZEISS Group, Jorg Nitschke, Press Spokesman, Phone

+49-7364-20-3242, Email: joerg.nitschke@zeiss.com

SOURCE: Carl Zeiss AG