Published: 2019-04-03 08:30:00 CEST
Tallink Grupp
Company Announcement

AS Tallink Grupp statistics for March 2019 and the first quarter of the 2019 financial year

In March 2019 AS Tallink Grupp transported 686 488 passengers, which is a 4.1% decrease compared to March 2018. The number of cargo units increased by 2.0% to 32 524 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 5.9% to 76 016 units in the same comparison.

In the first quarter of the 2019 financial year (January - March) AS Tallink Grupp transported 1 855 772 passengers which is a 3.9% decrease compared to the previous year. The number of transported cargo units increased by 2.7% to 93 114 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 3.7% to 214 087 units in the same comparison.

AS Tallink Grupp passenger, cargo unit and passenger vehicles numbers for March 2019 and the first quarter of the financial year were the following:

 March 2019March 2018ChangeQ1 2019Q1 2018Change
Passengers686 488715 786-4.1%1 855 7721 930 449-3.9%
Finland - Sweden216 302203 7246.2%565 002522 9458.0%
Estonia - Finland357 814374 617-4.5%996 9821 025 036-2.7%
Estonia - Sweden61 49381 326-24.4%155 516227 279-31.6%
Latvia - Sweden50 87956 119-9.3%138 272155 189-10.9%
       
Cargo Units32 52431 8792.0%93 11490 6872.7%
Finland - Sweden7 3665 79427.1%19 66116 14521.8%
Estonia - Finland20 13120 577-2.2%59 76658 3762.4%
Estonia - Sweden3 6394 145-12.2%9 63812 258-21.4%
Latvia - Sweden1 3881 3631.8%4 0493 9083.6%
       
Passenger Vehicles76 01680 768-5.9%214 087222 370-3.7%
Finland - Sweden6 9826 7713.1%19 43818 2196.7%
Estonia - Finland61 01663 191-3.4%171 511174 110-1.5%
Estonia - Sweden3 7404 999-25.2%10 36914 496-28.5%
Latvia - Sweden4 2785 807-26.3%12 76915 545-17.9%

The following operational factors influenced the development in March 2019 and in the first quarter of the financial year:

FINLAND – SWEDEN
In the first quarter of the financial year cruise ferry Silja Symphony did not operate on the route for 14 days and cruise ferry Galaxy for 17 days due to scheduled maintenance.

ESTONIA – FINLAND
In the first quarter of the financial year shuttle vessel Star did not operate on the route for 14 days due to scheduled maintenance.

ESTONIA – SWEDEN
In the first quarter of the financial year cruise ferry Baltic Queen did not operate on the route for 42 days and cruise ferry Victoria for 14 days due to scheduled maintenance.

LATVIA – SWEDEN
In the first quarter of the financial year cruise ferry Isabelle did not operate on the route for a total of 10 days due service days and scheduled maintenance.


Joonas Joost
Advisor to the Management Board
Head of Investor Relations

AS Tallink Grupp
Sadama 5/7
10111 Tallinn, Estonia
E-mail joonas.joost@tallink.ee

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2019 03 ENG Q1.pdf