Creating sustainable value

Investing in Bekaert … is taking part in:

  • The growth ambitions of a world market and technology leader
  • Our transformation towards higher level performance and value creation
  • A corporate socially responsible company with more than 27 000 engaged employees worldwide and high ambitions to create a truly sustainable business
  • Our commitment to return value to our shareholders

Half year results: another period of strategic progress and financial resilience in difficult markets

Sales at € 2.3 billion • EBITu of € 226 million (margin 9.7%) • Free Cash Flow of € 80m • ROCE 20.5% • Net debt/EBITDAu of 0.8x

Bekaert delivered another period of robust profitability and cash flows, and has addressed pro-actively weaker conditions in many of its end markets. Despite lower volumes, the core businesses continue to benefit from the successful execution of Bekaert’s strategy, alongside swift actions in the period to maintain pricing discipline and cost efficiencies. Whilst looking beyond, the repositioning to target new opportunities from the energy transition and decarbonization trends continues, with growing demand in a range of new products.

Latest news


Update on the sale of Bekaert’s Steel Wire Solutions businesses in Chile and Peru

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Bekaert announces the seventh tranche of its Share Buyback Program

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  • Guy Marks – VP investor Relations
  • Dries Van Hamme – Investor Relations Manager