Nederman's mission is to protect people, products and our planet from the harmful effects of industrial processes. In this way Nederman helps to create safe work spaces, efcient production and significant environmental benefits. Clean air is the cornerstone of sustainable production.
Fumes and particles generated during the manufacturing procss must be efficiently captured to safeguard product quality, the service life of equipment, compliance with environmental regulations, as well as safe and healthy workplaces. Manufacturing companies wish to increase profitablity by making their operations as efficient as possible. They must meet strict environmental requirements and protect their employees from hazardous particles. Nederman can help them on all counts - it's how we create value.
Global trends drivning demand
Awareness of the significance of the internal and external environment is increasing globally, leading to stricter legislation and controls. Strong needs linked to efficient production, environment and health are driving demand for Nederman's products and solutions.
Over a business cycle, the annual sales growth should be 8-10 percent and the adjusted operating margin at least 10 percent.
In order to realise the financial objectives, Nederman is working on four priority areas: expansion into new customer and market segments; developed positions in the value chain; geographic expansion; and the development of new products and solutions, see the next suggestion.
Sales growth and margin development
During the last five years, sales growth has averaged 9.4 percent, which is within the goal of 8-10 percent. During the period, the adjusted operating margin varied between 6.4 and 8.5 percent and in
2016 amounted to 8.1 percent. The average dividend during the period was 46 procent of net profit.