Fras-le Announces its Results for 2012

                    Fras-le Announces its Results for 2012

PR Newswire

CAXIAS DO SUL, Brazil, Feb. 27, 2013

CAXIAS DO SUL, Brazil, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fras-le S.A., listed on
the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange (BM&FBovespa) under ticker symbols FRAS3 and
FRAS4, a Randon group company that is Latin America's largest and one of the
world's leading manufacturers of friction materials, announces its results for
2012. Except where stated otherwise, the operating and financial information
is presented on a consolidated basis and the amounts are expressed in
Brazilian reais, in accordance with Brazilian Corporate Law. Comparisons are
with 2011 and 2010.

KEY 2012 RESULTS

Total gross revenue before consolidation: R$906.8 million, 20.7% up on 2011
and 30.6% more than in 2010;
Consolidated net revenue: R$662.8 million, a 21.5% improvement over 2011 and
30.1% growth over 2010;
Net revenue from the domestic market: R$361.1 million, a 22.1% increase over
2011 and 27.9% higher than in 2010;
Net revenue from the foreign market: R$301.6 million, 20.7% more than in 2011
and 32.8% up on 2010;
Fras-le Brasil exports (FOB): US$100.6 million, 12.9% down on 2011 and a 5.8%
decrease over 2010;
Sales in foreign markets (exports and units abroad): US$155.7 million, 3.0% up
on 2011 and a 20.1% improvement over 2010;
EBITDA: R$84.6 million, 29.7% up on 2011 and 9.9% more than in 2010;
Consolidated gross profit: R$168.3 million, 21.2% more than in 2011 and an
11.4% increase over 2010;
Consolidated net income: R$24.7 million, 43.8% below 2011 and 48.9% less than
in 2010.

2012 Results Conference Call
Portuguese
February 27, 2013, 2:00 p.m. (Brasilia)
(55 11) 2188 0155
Code: Fras-le

The Company's conference call presentation and webcast are available at:
www.fras-le.com

IR Contact
+ 55 (54) 3239.1517/1951
ri@fras-le.com

Daniel Raul Randon
Executive Officer

Anderson Pepato
Manager

Jorge Roberto Gomes/Vinicius Bossardi Borges
Investor Relations

SOURCE Fras-le S.A.

Website: http://www.fras-le.com
 
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