in € millions

31 March 2015
 

 

31 March 2014
re-presented

Constant
exchange
rates*

Actual
exchange
rates

Europe 3 067   2 886 + 7 % + 6 %
Middle East and Africa 841   705 + 13 % + 19 %
Asia Pacific 4 100   4 139 - 6 % - 1 %
Americas 1 588   1 405 + 8 % + 13 %
Japan 814   888 - 6 % - 8 %
  10 410   10 023 + 1 % + 4 %
 

* Movements at constant exchange rates are calculated by translating underlying sales in local currencies into euros in both the current year and the comparative year at the average exchange rates applicable for the financial year ended 31 March 2014.