• 2018 April 3 17:32

    Tallink Grupp transported 715,786 passengers in March’18, up 1.2% Y-o-Y

    AS Tallink Grupp has published its statistics for March 2018 and the first quarter of the 2018 financial year.

    In March 2018 AS Tallink Grupp transported 715 786 passengers, which is a 1.2% decrease compared to March 2017. The number of cargo units decreased by 0.3% to 31 879 units and the number of passenger vehicles increased by 1.4% to 80 768 units in the same comparison.

    In the first quarter of the 2018 financial year (January – March) AS Tallink Grupp transported 1 930 449 passengers which is 0.5% less compared to the previous year. The number of transported cargo units increased by 8.2% to 90 687 units and the number of passenger vehicles increased by 2.3% to 222 370 units in same comparison.

    AS Tallink Grupp passenger, cargo unit and passenger vehicles numbers for March 2018 and the first quarter of the financial year were the following:

     

    March 2018

    March 2017

    Change

    I Quarter 2018

    I Quarter 2017

    Change

    Passengers

    715 786

    724 243

    -1.2%

    1 930 449

    1 939 784

    -0.5%

    Finland - Sweden

    203 724

    211 488

    -3.7%

    522 945

    580 234

    -9.9%

    Estonia - Finland

    374 617

    387 801

    -3.4%

    1 025 036

    1 011 706

    1.3%

    Estonia - Sweden

    81 326

    77 599

    4.8%

    227 279

    214 948

    5.7%

    Latvia - Sweden

    56 119

    47 355

    18.5%

    155 189

    132 896

    16.8%

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Cargo Units

    31 879

    31 974

    -0.3%

    90 687

    83 797

    8.2%

    Finland - Sweden

    5 794

    7 005

    -17.3%

    16 145

    19 128

    -15.6%

    Estonia - Finland

    20 577

    20 061

    2.6%

    58 376

    51 688

    12.9%

    Estonia - Sweden

    4 145

    3 964

    4.6%

    12 258

    10 577

    15.9%

    Latvia - Sweden

    1 363

    944

    44.4%

    3 908

    2 404

    62.6%

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Passenger Vehicles

    80 768

    79 642

    1.4%

    222 370

    217 445

    2.3%

    Finland - Sweden

    6 771

    7 578

    -10.6%

    18 219

    21 763

    -16.3%

    Estonia - Finland

    63 191

    62 625

    0.9%

    174 110

    168 906

    3.1%

    Estonia - Sweden

    4 999

    4 877

    2.5%

    14 496

    13 915

    4.2%

    Latvia - Sweden

    5 807

    4 562

    27.3%

    15 545

    12 861

    20.9%

    The following operational factors influenced the development in March and in the first quarter of 2018:

    FINLAND – SWEDEN

    Cruise ferry Baltic Princess did not operate on the route for 68 days in the first quarter due to maintenance and repair works.

     




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2019 January 21

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