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Alfa Laval CEO sees slightly better Q3 marine unit order intake vs Q2


Wednesday, 17 Jul 2019 

July 17 (Reuters) - Alfa Laval AB ::ALFA LAVAL AB CEO SAYS NO INDICATION OF BEGINNING OF DOWNTREND, SPECIFIC WEAKNESS IN QUARTER IN SCRUBBERS AND PUMPING SYSTEMS.ALFA LAVAL AB CEO SAYS SEQUENTIALLY IN Q3 EXPECT ENERGY AND FOOD UNITS REMAINING ON ABOUT SAME LEVEL VERSUS Q2 AND FOR MARINE DIVISION EXPECT SOME BETTER ORDER INTAKE VERSUS Q2.ALFA LAVAL AB CEO SAYS ALL INDICATIONS THAT MARKET WILL BE SLIGHTLY BIGGER THAN FORECAST OF ABOUT 5000 RETROFITS UNTIL 2023.ALFA LAVAL AB CEO SAYS SCRUBBER ORDER BOOK COVERS US WELL INTO Q1 2020.ALFA LAVAL AB CEO SAYS FUEL DELTA PRICE HAVING POSSIBLY BIGGER IMPACT THAN WATER DISCHARGE REGULATORY UNCERTAINITY ON TAKEUP OF SHIP SULPHUR SCRUBBERS.ALFA LAVAL AB CEO SAYS NO IMPLICATION OF SLOWING CHINESE ECONOMY IN Q2 AND DO NOT EXPECT IT IN Q3.