Johnson Electric Group sales for the quarter ended 30 June, were US$526m, a decrease of US$22m from the same quarter last year.
Excluding currency effects, sales increased by 3.5%, around US$19m, compared to the same quarter last year.
For the Automotive Products Group, excluding currency effects, APG’s sales for the quarter increased by 6.8% or around US$26m, compared to the same quarter last year.
The sales growth was largely driven by increased demand for products for powertrain cooling, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning, as well as engine air management applications.
This was slightly offset by lower sales of products for seat adjustment applications.