According to industry estimates, an average annual growth rate of global medical X-ray imaging market will be around 5%, security X-ray imaging equipment market 8% and industrial X-ray imaging about 5%.

Detection Technology aims to increase sales by at least 15 per cent per annum and to achieve an operating margin at or above 15 per cent during the medium term.

Detection Technology continues to develop and commercialize new products in line with its strategy. In 2017, the company expects its R&D expenses to increase somewhat. The company expects more moderate growth in the beginning of 2017, but there is uncertainty in the markets. After a strong period of growth, the company expects tightening competition and slowing net sales growth in 2017.

Financial Targets

MEDIUM TERM TARGET

Annual
sales growth

>15%

MEDIUM TERM TARGET

Operating
margin

15%

ANNUAL

Dividend or
returned capital

3060%

Market Outlook

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MEDICAL MARKET

Annual
Growth Rate

5%

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SECURITY MARKET

Annual
Growth Rate

8%

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INDUSTRIAL MARKET

Annual
Growth Rate

5%