The net result for 2017 is satisfactory despite EBIT going down compared to 2016. The reason for a lower EBIT relates to impairment loss, lower operating profit in the chartering activity from a reduction of two vessels and operational issues related to the lock in Liverpool.
- Seatruck Ferries total freight volumes growing 6%
- Seatruck Ferries now holds 19.6% (17.9%) of the ro-ro market on the Irish Sea.
- Especially the routes out of Dublin have proven to be successful.
- Operating result is expected to decrease slightly compared to 2017 because of a lower chartering result.