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The weapons manufacturer Heckler & Koch makes profitable shops than before.

Der Waffenhersteller Heckler & Koch steigert seinen Gewinn. © Wolf von Dewitz / DPA Central Image / DPA The Weapons Manufacturer Heckler & Koch increases its profit.

During sales in the first nine months of this year compared to the same period of the previous year, only around one percent to 210 million euros climbed, operating result (EBIT) at seven percent to € 34.4 million, as the company from Oberndorf ( Baden-Württemberg) announced on Monday.

under the line remained a net profit of 17.1 million euros and thus almost a third more than in the first three quarters 2020.

in the years 2017 and 2018, the company stuck in the red numbers, with new management and investment of the Owners then succeeded the turn. Workflows have been improved and new machines were purchased. These measures introduced in 2019 paid out, says Financial Officer Björn Krönert. "We are on a good growth course." Heckler & Koch has 1050 employees, of which 950 operates at the headquarters of the company in Oberndorf. For example,

money to the cash registers brought supplies of assault rifles to the French and the Norwegian army this year. The US Army got precision rifles from HK. The British army in turn made older assault rifles of technicians of the company modernize. Overlooking 2022, the board crowned, you expect a persistently strong market. "We will continue to develop and see optimistic about the future."

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