Fresenius Medical Care Reports Strong Third Quarter and Nine Months Results

confirms Outlook for 2011

Bad Homburg, (PresseBox) - Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA ("the company" or "Fresenius Medical Care"; Frankfurt Stock Exchange: FME / New York Stock Exchange: FMS), the world's largest provider of dialysis products and services, today announced its results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2011.

Third Quarter 2011


Net revenue for the third quarter of 2011 increased by 6% to $3,242 million (+4% at constant currency) compared to the third quarter of 2010. Organic revenue growth worldwide was 1%. Dialysis services revenue grew by 4% to $2,425 million (+3% at constant currency) and dialysis product revenue increased by 11% to $817 million (+5% at constant currency).

North America revenue for the third quarter of 2011 decreased by 1% to $2,050 million including the impact of the new Medicare end-stage renal disease prospective payment system in the United States. Dialysis services revenue decreased by 1% to $1,846 million with a same market growth of 3%. Average revenue per treatment for U.S. clinics decreased to $345 in the third quarter of 2011 compared to $359 for the corresponding quarter in 2010 reflecting the implementation of the new prospective payment system. Dialysis product revenue decreased by 2% to $204 million, as increased sales of hemodialysis products could not entirely offset lower pricing of renal drugs.

International revenue increased by 20% to $1,187 million (+13% at constant currency). Organic revenue growth was 6%. Dialysis services revenue increased by 26% to $579 million (+20% at constant currency). Dialysis product revenue increased by 15% to $608 million and increased by 7% at constant currency, mainly driven by higher sales of peritoneal dialysis products, dialyzers, solutions, concentrates and dialysis machines.

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