We use cookies to give you the best experience possible. By using this site you accept the use of cookies.   Ok
  • Follow us
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Linkedin
  • YouTube
  • RSS
  • Contact us

Getting access to our website

Read more

Search form
AURA SEAWAYS © George Giannakis

AURA SEAWAYS © George Giannakis

DFDS reported strong growth in Q2

FinanceDFDS reported Q2 revenue of DKK 7 billion, compared to DKK 4.2 billion in 2021. EBITDA grew by 63% to DKK 1.46 billion. Full-year EBITDA outlook raised to DKK 4.4-4.8 billion on 18 July 2022.

• Higher earnings across all business units
• Passengers coming back faster than expected
• Extraordinary dividend of DKK 4.00 per share confirmed
• Logistics margins increased
• Operating cash flow of DKK 1.6 billion
Outlook 2022, updated
• EBITDA range DKK 4.4-4.8 billion (18 July 2022)
• Revenue growth of around 40%

Full report https://www.dfds.com/en/about/investors/reports-and-presentations/q2-report-2022

DFDS: July volume report: Strong passenger recovery, drop in channel freight market

Ferry – freight: Total volumes in July 2022 were 6.2% below 2021. Activity was overall robust in freight markets except for parts of the Baltic Sea region and the Channel Dover Strait corridor.

North Sea volumes were overall below 2021 as UK routes were on level while routes between Sweden and the Continent were below 2021. The latter decrease was due to lower automotive and paper volumes as well as high activity for these segments last year in July. Volumes in the Mediterranean network continued to grow reflecting a high level of Turkish industrial production and exports.

Channel’s volumes were below 2021 following a decrease in total market volumes. Baltic Sea’s volumes were below 2021 due to the war in Ukraine. Volumes were mainly lower between Germany and Lithuania.

For the last twelve months 2022-21, the total transported freight lane metres decreased 0.6% to 43.6m from 43.9m in 2021-20.

Ferry – passenger: The number of passengers increased fivefold to 639k equal to 90% of volumes in July 2019, the latest comparable month pre-Covid-19. Transport segments recovered faster than leisure segments. The number of cars equalled 92% of volumes in 2019.

For the last twelve months 2022-21, the total number of passengers was 2.5m compared to 0.8m in 2021-20 and 5.1m in 2019.

DFDS ferry volumes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

July

 

LTM*

Freight

2020

2021

2022

Change

 

2020-19

2021-20

2022-21

Change

Lane metres, '000

3,503

3,617

3,393

-6.2%

 

39,437

43,864

43,609

-0.6%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passenger

2020

2021

2022

Change

 

2020-19

2021-20

2022-21

Change

Passengers, '000

239

118

639

443.3%

 

3,259

835

2,469

195.5%

*Last twelve months    

 

 

© Shippax

Aug 16 2022


Press Releases

Oct 07 2022

Höegh Autoliners offers customers carbon neutral ...


Oct 07 2022

Höegh Autoliners joins First Movers Coalition and...


Oct 07 2022

A new generation of ferries for Hong Kong passeng...


See all press releases

Products

Shippax Info

Our monthly magazine + Online Access. 1 year subscription.

More

Shippax Guide 21/22

AURA SEAWAYS

More

Shippax Market 22

Market reports & outlook

More

Shippax Designs 20

ECO LIVORNO

More

Shippax Database - Single user

Shippax Database online

More

Get the latest news - for FREE

Receive our weekly newsletter with the latest news and unique special offers.

Don’t miss out!

The place to meet the ferry shipping industry!