Cargotec will start to repurchase own shares

19 December 2018

Cargotec Corporation's Board of Directors has decided to exercise the authorisation of the Annual General Meeting on 20 March 2018 to repurchase company's own shares. Cargotec will repurchase maximum 200,000 class B shares to be used as reward payments for Cargotec's share-based incentive programmes.

The shares will be purchased at public trading on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. at the market price. The repurchases will start on 20 December 2018 at the earliest. According to the authorisation given to the Board of Directors by the Annual General Meeting, the maximum amount of shares that can be acquired is 952,000 class A shares and 5,448,000 class B shares.

Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) enables smarter cargo flow for a better everyday with its leading cargo handling solutions and services. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor are pioneers in their fields.

Through their unique position in ports, at sea and on roads, they optimise global cargo flows and create sustainable customer value. Cargotec's sales in 2017 totalled approximately EUR 3.2 billion and it employs over 11,000 people.

Cargotec press release