We had a strong fourth quarter and year 2018. Orders received increased in both Minerals and Flow Control year-on-year and sequentially. Our top-line growth was also solid and resulted from improved delivery capability in all businesses. Most importantly, both our segments grew and improved their profitability year-on-year.
Since joining Metso, I have been pleased to see the positive developments throughout the company during 2018. Going forward, Metso has a solid position to further improve its performance.
Watch Metso's CEO Pekka Vauramo interview on the results: