Performance and Results Snapshot:

Operating income up 2.2% on a like-for-like basis
Following the sale of the Packaging business and in accordance with IFRS 5, the business (including Verallia North America) was reclassified within “Net income from discontinued operations” in the 2014 and 2015 income statement.

  • Organic growth at 0.4% with stable volumes (up 0.1%)
  • Positive 3.0% currency impact on sales, positive impact of only 1.4% in H2; minimal Group structure impact after reclassification of the Packaging business
  • Further strong growth in net income, up 36%
  • Sharp decrease in net debt, down to €4.8 billion
  • 2015 dividend: stable at €1.24, to be paid wholly in cash

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