Interim report for the six months ended October 31, 2001

Interim report for the six months ended October 31, 2001

- Operating profit improved by SEK 102 M to SEK 80 M (loss: 22), and the operating margin increased to 6 percent (neg.: 2).

- The positive trend of order bookings continued in most markets, up 35 percent to SEK 1,344 M (995).

- Net sales rose 39 percent to SEK 1,232 M (884).

- Full-year earnings for fiscal year 2001/02 are ex-pected to show a distinct improvement compared with the preceding fiscal year.

For additional information, please contact:

Lars Jonsteg, Vice President, Corporate Relations, Elekta AB (publ),

tel. +46 8-587 254 82

Further information on Elekta is available at: www.elekta.com

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