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ISRA gives notice of nine-month figures

(PresseBox) (Darmstadt, ) ISRA VISION AG (ISIN: DE 0005488100), one of the top five suppliers of industrial image processing (Machine Vision) and the world market leader for surface inspection systems, will be publishing the preliminary figures for the first nine months of the fiscal year 2007/2008 on August 25, and in Frankfurt on August 26, 2008, the company will be explaining these figures in detail to analysts and investors at the small cap conference. The explanations at the small cap conference replace the conference call in context with the announcement of quarterly figures. The final report will be available on August 27 at the web site of ISRA VISION AG www.isravison.com.

ISRA VISION

ISRA VISION AG in combination with its subsidiaries is one of the top five suppliers of industrial image processing (Machine Vision) globally. Thereby the Machine Vision company concentrates on the business divisions Surface Vision, Robot Vision and Quality Vision. ISRA is the world leader in the surface inspection sector. Todays clients of the ISRA group include amongst others Daimler, KUKA, ABB, BMW, Volkswagen, General Motors, Ford, Schott, Saint Gobain, Pilkington, MAN Roland, Asahi, 3M, DuPont, Stora Enso, Weyerhaeuser, International Paper, Ahlstrom Crane ArcelorMittal, Nippon Steel, Thyssen Krupp, SeverStal and China Steel.

Operating EBT in fiscal year 2006/2007 (ending Sept. 30) was € 6.3 million (2005/2006: € 10.0 million). Total output for 2006/2007 came to € 58.6 million (2005/2006: € 53.5 million). During the past ten years, ISRA was able to increase its total output by close to 31% per year on average, while EBT grew by an average 36% per year. The ISRA group is acting worldwide with approx. 400 employees at 16 locations in the three regions Europe, Americas and Asia.

ISRA uses digital image processing technology for the optical inspection of endless web materials (such as glass, film, nonwoven, paper and metal) and for robot guidance tasks in the context of automated production and packaging. According to expert estimates, at present only some 25% of possible applications are being exploited. Currently the global market volume comes to some € 6.5 billion. Annual growth rates world-wide are currently estimated at 7%.