Barry Callebaut: Previous Q3 restated figures due to consumer divestment

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ZURICH, SWITZERLAND--(Marketwired - Jun 17, 2013) - Barry Callebaut AG, the world's leadingmanufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate products, will announce onJuly4, 2013 its nine-month key sales figures of fiscal year 2012/13, ended May31, 2013.

As announced in November 2012, Barry Callebaut completed the sale of itsfactoryand the related business in Dijon (France) to "Chocolaterie de Bourgogne"concluding with this the final step to dispose of all its consumeractivities.For comparison reasons, the Group's previous nine-month sales figures forthefiscal year 2011/12 were restated as presented in the table below, whereastherestatements mainly reflect the impact of the divestment of Dijon. The sameformat will be used for the presentation of the Q3 key sales figures forthefiscal year 2012/13.

Barry Callebaut (www.barry-callebaut.com):

With annual sales of about CHF 4.8 billion (EUR 4.0 billion / USD 5.2billion)in fiscal year 2011/12, Zurich-based Barry Callebaut is the world's leadingmanufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate - from the cocoa bean tothefinest chocolate product. Barry Callebaut operates out of 30 countries,runsmore than 45 production facilities and employs a diverse and dedicatedworkforceof about 6,000 people. Barry Callebaut serves the entire food industryfocusingon industrial food manufacturers, artisans and professional users ofchocolate(such as chocolatiers, pastry chefs or bakers), the latter with its twoglobalbrands Callebaut® and Cacao Barry®. Barry Callebaut is the globalleader incocoa and chocolate innovations and provides a comprehensive range ofservicesin the fields of product development, processing, training and marketing.Costleadership is another important reason why global as well as local foodmanufacturers work together with Barry Callebaut. Through its CocoaHorizonsinitiative and research activities, the company engages with farmers,farmerorganizations and other partners to help ensure future supplies of cocoaandimprove farmer livelihoods.

Group key figures for the first 9 months of fiscal year 2012/13 - fromcontinuing operations

Restated figures Q3 2012/13 due to consumer divestiture


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Group
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Sales volume Tonnes 1,028,237
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Sales revenue CHF m 3,557.3
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By Region
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Europe
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Sales volume Tonnes 524,345
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Sales revenue CHF m 1,664.2
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Americas
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Sales volume Tonnes 263,515
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Sales revenue CHF m 809.0
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Asia-Pacific
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Sales volume Tonnes 42,514
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Sales revenue CHF m 173.0
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Global Sourcing &
Cocoa
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Sales volume Tonnes 197,863
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Sales revenue CHF m 911.1
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By Product Group
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Sales Volume Tonnes 1,028,237
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Cocoa Products Tonnes 197,863
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Food 717,309
Manufacturers
Products Tonnes
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Gourmet & 113,065
Specialties
Products Tonnes
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Sales Revenue CHF m 3,557.3
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Cocoa Products CHF m 911.1
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Food 2,081.8
Manufacturers
Products CHF m
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Gourmet & 564.4
Specialties
Products CHF m
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News Release (PDF):

http://hugin.info/100441/R/1709640/566657.pdf

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Contact:
Contact

for investors and financial analysts:
Evelyn Nassar
Head of Investor Relations
Barry Callebaut AG
Phone: +41 43 204 04 23
Email Contact

for the media:
Raphael Wermuth
Head of Media Relations
Barry Callebaut AG
Phone: +41 43 204 04 58
Email Contact

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