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Atlas Copco Says Demand Weaker in Some Segments


Friday, 19 Oct 2018 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Atlas Copco AB ::SAYS OUR PROFITABILITY IS SOLID AND WE CONTINUED TO GROW SERVICE BUSINESS IN ALL OUR BUSINESS AREAS, BUT COMPARED TO RECENT HIGH LEVELS DEMAND WEAKENED IN SOME CUSTOMER SEGMENTS.SAYS THERE ARE MORE UNCERTAINTIES IN GLOBAL ECONOMY AND THAT HAS AFFECTED SOME CUSTOMERS' INVESTMENT DECISIONS.SAYS AS EXPECTED, SEMICONDUCTOR BUSINESS HAD A NEGATIVE ORDER DEVELOPMENT IN QUARTER.