Published: 2017-05-04 08:50:00 CEST
Tallink Grupp
Company Announcement

AS Tallink Grupp statistics for April 2017

Tallinn, 2017-05-04 08:50 CEST -- AS Tallink Grupp statistics for April 2017

In April 2017 AS Tallink Grupp transported 807 616 passengers, which is a 14.6% increase compared to April 2016. The number of cargo units decreased by 0.8% to 28 464 units and the number of passenger vehicles increased by 6.5% to 91 063 units in the same comparison.

AS Tallink Grupp passenger, cargo unit and passenger vehicles numbers for April 2017 were the following:

  April 2017 April 2016 Change  
Passengers 807 616 704 642 14.6%  
Finland - Sweden 250 306 214 112 16.9%  
Estonia - Finland 406 353 376 552 7.9%  
Estonia - Sweden 88 039 77 850 13.1%  
Latvia - Sweden 62 918 36 128 74.2%  
         
Cargo Units 28 464 28 702 -0.8%  
Finland - Sweden 6 263 6 645 -5.7%  
Estonia - Finland 17 734 17 729 0.0%  
Estonia - Sweden 3 585 3 631 -1.3%  
Latvia - Sweden 882 697 26.5%  
         
Passenger Vehicles 91 063 85 530 6.5%  
Finland - Sweden 11 122 9 141 21.7%  
Estonia - Finland 67 532 66 925 0.9%  
Estonia - Sweden 5 889 5 397 9.1%  
Latvia - Sweden 6 520 4 067 60.3%  

The following operational factors influenced the development in April 2017:

ESTONIA - FINLAND

On 12 December 2016 the cruise ferry Silja Europa started operating the Tallinn - Helsinki route cruise service, during the period of 13 March to 29 August 2016, the route was operated with two ships, the Baltic Queen and Silja Europa.

On 29 January 2017 the new LNG fast ferry Megastar started operating Tallink Shuttle service on the Tallinn - Helsinki route and replaced fast ferry Superstar.

LATVIA - SWEDEN 

The cruise ferry Romantika started operating on the Riga - Stockholm route on 12 December 2016 as second ship on the route next to cruise ferry Isabelle.

 

         Veiko Haavapuu
         Finance Director
         
         AS Tallink Grupp
         Sadama 5/7
         10111 Tallinn, Estonia
         Tel. +372 640 9914
         E-mail veiko.haavapuu@tallink.ee


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