Published: 2020-07-03 08:30:00 CEST
Tallink Grupp
Company Announcement

AS Tallink Grupp statistics for June 2020 and the second quarter of the 2020 financial year

In June 2020 AS Tallink Grupp transported 280 520 passengers, which is a 72.5% decrease compared to June 2019. The number of cargo units decreased by 5.2% to 30 064 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 37.7% to 75 418 units in the same comparison.

In the second quarter of the 2020 financial year (April – June) AS Tallink Grupp transported 388 212 passengers, which is a 85.4% decrease compared to the previous year. The number of transported cargo units decreased by 12.8% to 86 755 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 65.8% to 102 479 units in same comparison.

AS Tallink Grupp passenger, cargo unit and passenger vehicles numbers for June 2020 and the second quarter of the financial year were the following:

 June
2020
June
2019
ChangeQ2 2020Q2 2019Change
Passengers280 5201 019 421-72.5%388 2122 651 843-85.4%
Finland - Sweden41 348298 220-86.1%53 984771 894-93.0%
Estonia - Finland234 737539 788-56.5%322 5901 385 108-76.7%
Estonia - Sweden3 02698 599-96.9%8 337271 407-96.9%
Latvia - Sweden1 40982 814-98.3%3 301223 434-98.5%
       
Cargo Units30 06431 705-5.2%86 75599 546-12.8%
Finland - Sweden6 1355 9483.1%18 09719 814-8.7%
Estonia - Finland20 62020 5450.4%59 58063 995-6.9%
Estonia - Sweden3 0933 783-18.2%8 63111 522-25.1%
Latvia - Sweden2161 429-84.9%4474 215-89.4%
       
Passenger Vehicles75 418120 974-37.7%102 479299 477-65.8%
Finland - Sweden5 08221 938-76.8%6 93743 093-83.9%
Estonia - Finland69 76786 841-19.7%94 427223 485-57.7%
Estonia - Sweden2156 646-96.8%21516 899-98.7%
Latvia - Sweden3545 549-93.6%90016 000-94.4%
       

The following operational factors influenced the development in June 2020 and in the second quarter of the financial year:

ESTONIA – FINLAND

Operations of cruise ferry Silja Europa were suspended from 17 March to 12 June due to travel restrictions. Shuttle vessel Megastar continued operating on Tallinn-Helsinki route and was carrying mainly cargo until travel restrictions were lifted. Shuttle vessel Star was rerouted to Paldiski-Sassnitz route from 19 March to 18 April and continued operating on Tallinn-Helsinki route on 14 May. Cruise ferry Victoria I was rerouted to Tallinn-Helsinki route from 7 June. Cruise ferry Baltic Queen operated 2 special cruises from Tallinn to Aland in June. Estonia-Finland statistics in the table above include volumes from both ordinary and rerouted operations.

ESTONIA – SWEDEN

Operations of Tallinn-Stockholm route have been suspended since 15 March due to travel restrictions. From 7 June, Paldiski-Kapellskär route is operated by two vessels, cargo vessel Regal Star and cruise ferry Isabelle.

FINLAND – SWEDEN

Operations of Helsinki-Stockholm route have been suspended since 19 March due to travel restrictions. Cruise ferry Silja Serenade was rerouted to Helsinki-Riga route from 26 June. Cruise ferries Baltic Princess and Galaxy have been operating according to ordinary schedule and since 19 March have carried mainly cargo.    

LATVIA – SWEDEN

Operations of Riga-Stockholm route have been suspended since 16 March due to travel restrictions. In the second quarter, cruise ferry Romantika operated 6 special return trips on Riga-Stockholm route to transport cargo and workers. Cruise ferry Isabelle was rerouted to Paldiski-Kapellskär route from 7 June.


Veiko Haavapuu
Financial Director

AS Tallink Grupp
Sadama 5
10111 Tallinn, Estonia
E-mail veiko.haavapuu@tallink.ee

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2020 06 ENG Q2.pdf