Today, on 28 February, JSC “Grindeks” submitted the non-audited consolidated financial statements for 2013 to “NASDAQ OMX Riga”. Non-audited financial results show that the Group’s turnover amounted to
118.5 million eurosin 2013, which is by 0.8 million eurosor 1% more than in 2012. In its turn, net profit related to the shareholders of the holding company amounted to 13.8 million eurosin 2013, which, in comparison to 2012, has increased by 0.1 million eurosor 1%. In 2013, gross profit margin of the Group was 60%, whereas, net profit margin comprised to 11.6%. Products of the Group, manufactured in 2013, were exported to 59 countries worldwide for the total amount of 112.4 million euros, which is by 1.2 million eurosor by 1.1% more than in 2012. In 2013, ROE was 12.2%; ROA was 11.4%; ROS was 14%; liquidity was 4.1. Sales volume of the final dosage forms of “Grindeks” in 2013 was 100.3 million eurosand has increased by 0.8 million eurosor 1% in comparison to 2012. The sales amount in Russia, other CIS countries and Georgiareached 86.7 million eurosin 2013, which is by 0.9 million eurosor 1% more than in 2012. In its turn, turnover of the final dosage forms in the Baltic States and other European countries was 13.6 million euros, which is by 0.1 million eurosor 0.4% less than in 2012. The most demanded products of “Grindeks” in 2013 were the brand product Mildronate®, ointments – Capsicam®, Viprosal B®, central nervous system medication – Somnols®, the original anti-cancer medication Ftorafur® and natural product Apilak-Grindeks. In 2013, sales of the active pharmaceutical ingredients reached 18 million euros, which is by 0.1 million latsor 0.4% more than in 2012. Overall “Grindeks” produces 25 active pharmaceutical ingredients. JSC “Grindeks” Chairman of the Board Juris Bundulis: ““Grindeks” concluded the year of 2013 with turnover of 118.46 million eurosand profit of 13.83 million euros. Considering fierce competition in the pharmaceuticals market, these achievements are remarkable. In order to deliver the most appropriate solution to each patient, in 2014 “Grindeks” intends to improve its operating model, previously focused on the best-selling products, to a broader set of products and services. We have wide network of „Grindeks” representative offices, accordingly we will follow to customize specific needs of each region. I am convinced that these novations will improve the performance of company. “Grindeks” has always been the long-term development-oriented company, and therefore we will also continue to invest in both product portfolio development and acquisition of new markets.” About “Grindeks” “Grindeks” is the leading pharmaceutical company in the Baltic States. Its main fields of action are: research, development, manufacturing and sale of original products, generics and active pharmaceutical ingredients. The Group of “Grindeks” consists of four subsidiary companies in Latvia, Estoniaand Russia, as well as representative offices in 13 countries. “Grindeks” specializes in the heart and cardiovascular, CNS and anti-cancer medication therapeutic groups. A range of products covers a successful combination of original products and generics, with the original products Mildronate® and Ftorafur® and more than 100 forms of effective and safe generics included therein. Currently “Grindeks” produces 25 active pharmaceutical ingredients. Products of the company are exported to 59 countries and its export comprises more than 95% of the total turnover. The main markets are: Russiaand other CIS countries, the Baltic States, Germany, the Netherlands, Japanand the U.S. To increase production capacity and develop infrastructure, since 2002 the company has accomplished many significant investment projects, investing 70.7 million eurosover the years. JSC “Grindeks” shares are listed on the Official List of “NASDAQ OMX Riga”. Major shareholders of JSC “Grindeks” are Kirovs Lipmans – 33.29%, Anna Lipmane – 16.69%, “AB.LV Private Equity fund 2010” – 11.38%, “Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken” (nominee account) – 11.28%, “Swedbank” AS Clients Account (nominee account) – 10.8%. More information about the company – www.grindeks.lv/en/ Follow “Grindeks”: Twitter.com/AS_Grindeks; Youtube.com/GrindeksLV Further information: Laila Klavina Head of the Communications Department, JSC “Grindeks” Phones: (+371) 67083370, (+371) 29256012 Fax: (+371) 67083505 firstname.lastname@example.org Copyright © 2014 OMX AB (publ).