Rexel: satisfied with Jan. to Sept.2015

Despite a difficult environment since the summer months there was satisfaction with the 3rd quarter and the 9 months to September.

In the 3rd quarter Rexel had a total turnover of EUR 1,792.1 m, which was practically identical to the same period last year.

In the 9 months of 2015 total turnover amounted to EUR 10,027.8 m, which is a drop of 1.8% compared to last year.

In Europe it was EUR 5,396.9 m (+0.5%), North America EUR 3,623.5 m (-5.1%) and Asia/Pacific EUR 1,007.4 m (-1.4%).

In total 27,790 people were employed in 2,070 branches.

Net profits amounted to EUR 90.7 m, a hefty drop of 42.4%.