CHF million

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

Order intake

3 205.9

2 870.7

2 386.1

2 439.5

2 742.1

Net sales

3 064.5

2 647.4

2 380.4

2 490.4

2 805.6

Order book

1 136.8

960.3

727.7

688.4

788.9

Operating profit before depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA)

372.7

318.0

262.5

296.2

349.8

as % of net sales

12.2%

12.0%

11.0%

11.9%

12.5%

Operating profit (EBIT)

277.5

226.4

169.3

207.1

257.2

as % of net sales

9.1%

8.6%

7.1%

8.3%

9.2%

Profit/(loss) for the year

215.3

167.7

118.4

140.0

189.7

as % of net sales

7.0%

6.3%

5.0%

5.6%

6.8%

Total assets

2 773.5

2 719.8

2 419.6

2 353.6

2 604.5

Number of employees at 31 December 1)

13 054

12 108

11 175

11 072

11 554

Average number of employees during year 1)

12 636

11 707

11 251

11 486

11 631

1) Expressed as full-time equivalents