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Metso Minerals


Olli Vaartimo, President
Metso Minerals

Metso Minerals focused on integrating the operations of Svedala, acquired the previous year. Metso Minerals is now the global market leader in its field, supplying solutions, equipment and services to civil engineering contractors, quarries and mines. Another focal area was the development of solutions and products in line with the Metso Future Care business concept.

Key figures

2002 2001
EUR million EUR million
Net sales 1,819 913
Operating profit before nonrecurring items and amortization of goodwill 107.9 44.6
Operating profit 51,4 14,7
Orders received 1,860 873
Order backlog, Dec. 31 474 499
Personnel, Dec. 31 10,784 11,725