English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어
Cargotec refines its strategy: focus on digitalisation and services continues, emphasis on customer centricity and productivity, financial targets remain unchanged
Cargotec refines its strategy: focus on digitalisation and services continues, emphasis on customer centricity and productivity, financial targets remain unchanged
Cargotec's Board of Directors has confirmed the company's refined strategy for 2019-2021. With its business areas Kalmar, MacGregor and Hiab, Cargotec will continue to work towards the vision "Becoming the global leader in intelligent cargo handling".
During the current strategy period 2015-2018, the focus has been on leadership, services and digitalisation, and good progress has been made in all three areas. Services and digitalisation will continue to have a key role during the next strategy period, while leadership - still fundamentally important to the company - will now become an integrated part of Cargotec's processes.
In the coming strategy period, the new strategy elements are customer centricity and productivity. 
"We will be driving digitalisation and industry innovation - building intelligence into our products, solutions and industry ecosystems to enable new data-driven business models. Through enhancing our customer focus and by creating a more customer centric mindset and operations, we will improve our customer relationships and offering. During the next strategy period, we also aim to pay even more attention to productivity improvement by developing business operations and platforms to ensure profitable growth," says Mika Vehviläinen, CEO of Cargotec.
"As a technological and market leader, we can shape the way goods and materials are transported globally. Our Code of Conduct sets the overall principles for how we act in relation towards the society and environment, and for how we conduct business in an ethical and responsible way."
"We aim to be the sustainability leader in our field of work, and we realise this by providing technologically forerunning sustainable solutions to our customers, building our status as the thought leader in those markets we operate in. With this strategy, we commit ourselves to improving efficiency, safety and environmental aspects of our industry."
Cargotec's external financial targets, which were published on 5 September 2017, remain unchanged.
For more information, please contact:
Mikael Laine, Senior Vice President, Strategy, tel. +358 20 777 4179
Carina Geber-Teir, Senior Vice President, Communications, tel. +358 20 777 4105
Information for investors:
Hanna-Maria Heikkinen, Vice President, Investor Relations, +358 20 777 4084
Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) enables smarter cargo flow for a better everyday with its leading cargo handling solutions and services. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor are pioneers in their fields. Through their unique position in ports, at sea and on roads, they optimise global cargo flows and create sustainable customer value. Cargotec's sales in 2017 totalled approximately EUR 3.2 billion and it employs over 11,000 people. www.cargotec.com

This announcement is distributed by West Corporation on behalf of West Corporation clients.
The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: Cargotec Corporation via Globenewswire

Copyright © Thomson Reuters 2018. All rights reserved.
Press Releases
Alcon files initial Form 20-F registration statement with SEC for proposed spinoff; plans investor days in New York and London  
Nov 13, 2018 22:28 ET
Merger between Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG SA (BEBIG) and Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen - und Medizintechnik AG (EZAG) - Announcement of the filing of the Joint Terms of Merger  
Nov 13, 2018 21:35 ET
Lubrizol to Showcase New Coating Technologies at IDEA19  
Nov 13, 2018 19:29 ET
Avenir LNG Limited - Private Placement Successfully Completed  
Nov 13, 2018 17:58 ET
Inventiva: 2018 third quarter financial update  
Nov 13, 2018 17:45 ET
Stolt-Nielsen Limited: Avenir LNG Limited Private Placement Successfully Completed  
Nov 13, 2018 17:17 ET
Lubrizol Presents Flexible, Soft and High-Performing Estane® 3DP TPU at Formnext 2018  
Nov 9, 2018 21:59 ET
Lubrizol Collaboration Produces Innovative Fashion-Functional Multi-Tech Commuter Jacket  
Nov 8, 2018 23:29 ET
Ana G. Rodriguez Named Lubrizol Corporate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer  
Nov 8, 2018 00:59 ET
Eastman Announces Expiration and Results of Offer to Purchase 5.500% Notes Due 2019  
Nov 6, 2018 22:59 ET
More News >>
Copyright © 2018 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 800 291 0906 | Beijing: +86 10 8405 3688 | Hong Kong: +852 2217 2912 | Singapore: +65 6304 8926 | Tokyo: +81 3 5791 1818

Connect With us: