Driven by good customer values, cost-effective operations and low bunkers costs the Color Group has been able to come up with strong H1 results. 

 Colour Group H1 Results 2017 

  • Total number of passengers: 1,663,468 (1,670,821)  
  • Total number of 12m equivalent freight units: 89,715 (89,289) 
  • Total operating revenues of NOK 2,123 million (NOK 2,094 million). 
  • Operating expenses: status quo with NOK 1,806 million. 
  • The company is experiencing a positive trend for revenue per guest.  
  • About 70% of estimated bunkers consumption in 2017 is secured. Approximately 65% of the company’s estimated bunkers consumption for 2018, and 30% for the year after have been secured at attractive levels. 
  • Operating profit (EBIT) was NOK 50 million (NOK 20 million). 
  • Profit before tax expense was NOK – 79 million (- NOK 21 million). 
  • The total result was NOK – 114 million (NOK 67 million) 

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