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DGAP-Adhoc: Aurubis AG: Aurubis AG generated operating earnings before taxes (EBT) of EUR -2.5 million in the first quarter of 2013/14 according to preliminary figures

February 3, 2014

Aurubis AG / Key word(s): Profit Warning 03.02.2014 14:53 Dissemination of an Ad hoc announcement according to 15 WpHG, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- According to preliminary figures, Aurubis AG generated operating earnings before taxes (EBT) of EUR -2.5 million in the first quarter of the current fiscal year 2013/14 based on operating earnings as defined by Aurubis . The result after the first quarter of the previous fiscal year was EUR 140 million , which included positive extraordinary effects of EUR 65 million . The large-scale shutdown in Hamburg , the weak copper scrap markets resulting in a lower metal yield and the poor sulfuric acid markets strained earnings in the first quarter of fiscal year 2013/14. IFRS earnings before taxes (EBT) in the first quarter of fiscal year 2013/14 amount to EUR -73 million according to preliminary figures (first quarter of the previous year: EUR 13 million ). 03.02.2014 DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Language: English Company: Aurubis AG Hovestrasse 50 20539 Hamburg Germany Phone: +49 (0)40 / 78 83 - 31 78 Fax: +49 (0)40 / 78 83 - 31 30 E-mail: a.seidler@aurubis.com Internet: www.aurubis.com ISIN: DE0006766504 WKN: 676650 Indices: MDAX Listed: Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Hamburg ; Freiverkehr in Berlin , DÜsseldorf, MÜnchen, Stuttgart End of Announcement DGAP News-Service ---------------------------------------------------------------------------


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