• 2018 January 10 10:55

    AS Tallink Grupp statistics for December’17 and in QIV’17

    AS Tallink Grupp has published its statistics for December 2017 and the fourth quarter of the 2017 financial year.

    In December 2017 AS Tallink Grupp transported 815 255 passengers, which is a 6.2% increase compared to December 2016. The number of cargo units increased by 10.0% to 28 315 units and the number of passenger vehicles increased by 0.6% to 87 672 units in the same comparison.

    In the fourth quarter of the 2017 financial year (October – December) AS Tallink Grupp transported 2 316 144 passengers which is a 4.0% increase compared to the previous year. The number of transported cargo units increased by 14.1% to 97 345 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 0.8% to 253 896 units in same comparison.

    AS Tallink Grupp passenger, cargo unit and passenger vehicles numbers for December 2017 and the fourth quarter of the financial year were the following: 

     

    December 2017

    December 2016

    Change

    IV Quarter 2017

    IV Quarter 2016

    Change

     

     

     

     

    Passengers

    815 255

    767 630

    6.2%

    2 316 144

    2 226 320

    4.0%

     

     

     

     

    Finland - Sweden

    232 347

    222 693

    4.3%

    694 884

    685 113

    1.4%

     

     

     

     

    Estonia - Finland

    435 511

    412 850

    5.5%

    1 217 468

    1 186 508

    2.6%

     

     

     

     

    Estonia - Sweden

    86 537

    81 177

    6.6%

    236 739

    223 025

    6.1%

     

     

     

     

    Latvia - Sweden

    60 860

    50 910

    19.5%

    167 053

    131 674

    26.9%

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Cargo Units

    28 315

    25 742

    10.0%

    97 345

    85 350

    14.1%

     

     

     

     

    Finland - Sweden

    5 976

    5 647

    5.8%

    20 098

    18 737

    7.3%

     

     

     

     

    Estonia - Finland

    17 893

    15 936

    12.3%

    61 674

    53 113

    16.1%

     

     

     

     

    Estonia - Sweden

    3 292

    3 359

    -2.0%

    11 457

    11 326

    1.2%

     

     

     

     

    Latvia - Sweden

    1 154

    800

    44.3%

    4 116

    2 174

    89.3%

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Passenger Vehicles

    87 672

    87 155

    0.6%

    253 896

    255 827

    -0.8%

     

     

     

     

    Finland - Sweden

    9 963

    9 050

    10.1%

    26 980

    26 288

    2.6%

     

     

     

     

    Estonia - Finland

    66 966

    67 267

    -0.4%

    195 931

    200 690

    -2.4%

     

     

     

     

    Estonia - Sweden

    5 176

    5 408

    -4.3%

    14 909

    15 677

    -4.9%

     

     

     

     

    Latvia - Sweden

    5 567

    5 430

    2.5%

    16 076

    13 172

    22.0%

     

     

     

     

    The following operational factors influenced the development in December and in the fourth quarter of 2017:

    ESTONIA – FINLAND

    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.

    In December 2016 the cruise ferry Silja Europa started operating on the Tallinn - Helsinki route, replacing the cruise ferry Baltic Queen. 

    ESTONIA-SWEDEN 

    In December 2016 the cruise ferry Baltic Queen started operating on the Tallinn - Stockholm route, replacing the cruise ferry Romantika. 

    LATVIA – SWEDEN

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


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