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SKW Stahl-Metallurgie Holding AG: Publication of full-year figures on March 24, 2016; Preliminary Group figures confirm positive operative earnings as well as positive operative cash flow

Unterneukirchen (Deutschland), March 17, 2016. The Executive Board of SKW Stahl-Metallurgie Holding AG, Unterneukirchen (Germany), ISIN DE000SKWM021, announces that, due to outstanding action items in the context of auditing the single-entity accounts and the Group accounts 2015 by the auditor, the publication of those accounts is expected to occur only on March 24, 2016; heretofore, March 18, 2016 had been announced for this.

According to the preliminary figures, the SKW Metallurgie Group yielded in the year of 2015 operative earnings (including SKW-Quab Chemicals Inc.) of around EUR 14.8 million, thereby exceeding the guidance of around EUR 12.9 million, as well as a positive cash flow from operative activities.