Dieffenbacher is looking back on a successful business year 2011. The company with headquarters in Eppingen, Germany increased its sales to €350m compared to the previous year.

“The capital of the company could be raised and liquidity is still on a high level”, states Wolf-Gerd Dieffenbacher, ceo of the Dieffenbacher Group placing emphasis on the financial stability of the company as a basis for further economic developments.

The actual volume of orders amounting to more than €750m ensures the full capacity utilisation in all divisions up to the business year 2013.

On the basis of the existing orders the year 2012 is expected to become the most successful business year of the Dieffenbacher Group with a record turnover to the amount of €425m.

The number of employees was increased in 2011 by 85 persons to 1765 employees worldwide.

With an incoming order of more than €300m the Business Unit Wood received orders for 15 plants with continuous presses for the production of wood based panels as well as for two plants for the production of pellets.