Bodycote made good progress in the first half of 2013. Reported revenues increased by 5.0% (2.6% in constant currencies). Acquisitions made in 2012 added 7.0% to Group revenues, whilst organic revenues (in constant currencies) were lower by 4.5% (£13.5m) compared to the first half of 2012. Headline operating profit grew by 10.8% to £52.4m, operating profit grew by 10.8% to £50.3m, and Group headline margin at 16.6% increased by 90 basis points (2012: 15.7%).
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