Half-Year Report 2013: Confirmation of upward trend

August 23, 2013
Bachem building at the Bubendorf manufacturing site

Bubendorf/Basel, August 23, 2013 – Bachem Group (SIX: BANB) continued to grow in the first half of 2013. Sales increased 7.3% from the prior year period to 81.8 million CHF, which is the highest half-year sales figure Bachem has reported since 2009. Operating income rose by 18.3% to 12.8 million CHF (1H 2012: 10.8 million CHF) and was also 10.5% higher compared to the second half of 2012. The EBIT margin climbed to 15.6% (1H 2012: 14.2%) and the net income margin improved to 12.7% (1H 2012: 9.6%). Management is confident of reaching the targeted full-year sales and of achieving disproportionately higher profitability.


At Bachem, we believe that our employees make the difference. Representing our corporate culture of passion and commitment, they are the foundation of our success. We therefore strive to attract, retain, and develop highly motivated, well-qualified individuals.

View all jobs

Click here >>

Contact us


  • Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.