Best Year Ever for Haas Automation
Revenues grew by 11.5 percent to exceed $967 million and CNC machine tool production exceeded 13,300 units, an increase of 6 percent at the world’s leading CNC machine tool builder.
Haas Automation, Inc. (Oxnard, CA), reports that 2012 was the best year in the company’s 30-year history, with revenues exceeding $967 million – an increase of 11.5 percent over 2011 – and CNC machine tool production exceeding 13,300 units, an increase of 6 percent.
These 2012 numbers reinforce Haas Automation’s position as the world’s leading CNC machine tool builder. Sales of these CNC machine tools remained strong throughout 2012, with December yielding a near-record 1,512 units sold. Total sales for the year was 13,324 units worldwide, with more than half going to international markets.
“It was an incredible year,” stated general manager Bob Murray. “Our best year ever. And we owe a lot to our international customers. We will continue investing in our growing international markets to ensure that all of our customers receive the high-quality products and world-class service they deserve.”
All of these machines are built in the company’s one million sq ft manufacturing facility in Southern California. They are distributed worldwide through a global network of Haas Factory Outlets (HFOs) that provide the industry’s best sales, service and support. Currently, there are more than 170 HFOs in more than 50 countries worldwide, with more planned for the future.
“Our growing HFO network allows us to provide Haas customers around the world with local access to Haas products, sales assistance, replacement parts, and factory-trained service personnel,” continued Murray. “This commitment to serving our customers is one of the driving forces behind our global success.” www.HaasCNC.com