ASPOCOMP GROUP Oyj STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE June 20, 2001 at 5.30PM
ASPOCOMP´S Q2 EBIT WILL BE WEAKER THAN EXPECTED
Electronic component manufacturer Aspocomp´s net sales for the second
quarter 2001 will be lower than for the first quarter 2001. The low
capacity utilization rate based on weak market demand in the
telecommunications sector leads to negative EBIT for the first half
in year 2001.
The prospects for the second half 2001 will be commented in
connection with the Q2 Interim Report on July 30, 2001.
For more information, please contact CEO Jarmo Niemi by telephone at
+358 9 759 70711
ASPOCOMP GROUP Oyj
President and CEO
Aspocomp Group´s operations comprise two business units, Printed
Wiring Boards (PWB) and Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS).
Aspocomp manufactures mainly high-tech, multi-layer PWBs using state-
of-the-art HDI microvia technology. The products and services of our
EMS unit comprise mechanical assemblies and thick film hybrid
circuits. Aspocomp´s clients are mainly global electronics companies,
especially at telecom sector.
Besides Finland Aspocomp has production in France, China and
Thailand. The Group´s net sales totalled approximately 240 million
euros in 2000 and equity ratio was 64.6%. For further information
visit company web site www.aspocomp.com.
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