FinancialFlash  
Glaston Corp. Records Positive  
Net Sales in Second Quarter  
laston Corp. increased its net  
sales by 32 percent to $34.3 mil-  
lion (29.1 million EUR) in the  
Net Sales in App(rcoonxviemrtead ftreomMeuirlol)ions U.S. Dollars  
G
sonably good, particularly compared  
with the weak quarter of the previous  
year,” says president and CEO Arto *Includes “other and internal sales”  
second quarter of 2017 compared to the Segment  
same period in 2016, according to the  
April to  
April to  
Jan. to  
Jan. to  
Jan. to  
June ’17  
June ’16  
June ’17  
June ’16  
Dec. ’16  
company’s most recent financial report.  
“Glaston’s second quarter was rea-  
Machines  
Services  
Total*  
21.4  
13.1  
34.1  
15.2  
11.6  
25.9  
36.2  
25.9  
61.1  
37.6  
24.1  
60.5  
79.2  
49.1  
125.9  
Metsänen. “The comparable operating  
result improved significantly to ($1.65 bly, and new orders grew by 23 percent and more functional glass. Emerging  
million) EUR 1.4 million, whereas last compared with the first quarter.” glass technologies and value-adding  
year the second-quarter result was a He adds, “In the glass industry, the glass products are making a strong  
loss. The market picked up percepti- trend is clearly towards more intelligent entry into the market.” n  
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