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DGAP-Adhoc: GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft: GEA expanded funding framework


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Bochum, 14 January 2010 – GEA Group has in 2009 with the European Investment Bank, a credit of 150 million USD agreed to run until 2016, to finance research and will serve the development costs. With this step ensures GEA early on for a time extension and expansion its good stable funding base.
"With this credit agreement, GEA, confirming that they also under difficult macroeconomic conditions unabated, and sets the trend-setting innovations, invested in them. Our research and development is always aimed at our customers even more energy-efficient products for their Manufacturing processes can offer and thus the leading market position to strengthen the GEA, "commented Dr. Helmut Schmale, Chief Financial Officer of the GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft.
The GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft is one of the largest System supplier for the production of food and energy with a Net sales of around 5.2 billion euros in 2008. It focuses as internationally operating technology group on Process and Components for the sophisticated production processes in different end markets. The Group generates about 70 percent of its Turnover from the long-term growth industries for food and energy. At 30 September 2009, the company employed more than 20,000 employees, for customers in 50 countries reachable. In 90 percent of its business, the GEA is Group to the market and technology leaders. The GEA Group is in Germany’s MDAX index (G1A, WKN recorded 660200).
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Language: German Company: GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft
Straße 484 Dorsten
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Germany Phone: +49 (0) 234 980-0 Fax: +49 (0) 234 980-1004 E-mail: ir@geagroup.com Internet: www.geagroup.com ISIN: DE0006602006 Symbol: 660,200 Indices: MDAX Listed: Regulated Market in Berlin, Frankfurt (Prime Standard);
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