Published: 2013-02-05 09:11:23 CET
Tallink Grupp
Company Announcement

STATISTICS FOR JANUARY 2013

 

In January 2013 AS Tallink Grupp transported 556 813 passengers which is by almost a 14% decrease compared to January 2012. The number of passenger vehicles decreased more than 4% to 67 327 and the number of trucks and trailers decreased over 14% to 21 299 units in same comparison.

 

AS Tallink Grupp’s passenger, cargo unit and passenger car numbers for January were the following:

  January 2013 January 2012 change
Passengers 556 813 644 658 -13.6%
Finland-Sweden 166 833 207 695 -19.7%
Estonia-Finland 263 974 297 369 -11.2%
Estonia-Sweden 77 671 78 493 -1.0%
Latvia-Sweden 48 335 61 101 -20.9%
       
Cargo Units 21 299 24 816 -14.2%
Finland-Sweden 7 678 7 709 -0.4%
Estonia-Finland 9 239 12 440 -25.7%
Estonia-Sweden 3 051 3 214 -5.1%
Latvia-Sweden 1 331 1 453 -8.4%
       
Passenger Vehicles 67 327 70 376 -4.3%
Finland-Sweden 7 434 8 028 -7.4%
Estonia-Finland 49 116 51 116 -3.9%
Estonia-Sweden 4 948 4 636 6.8%
Latvia-Sweden 5 829 6 596 -11.6%

 

 

The following operational factors influenced the development in January 2013:

 

FINLAND-SWEDEN

The newer cruise ferry Baltic Princess has replaced on the Turku-Stockholm route the cruise ferry Silja Europa that in turn was directed to the Tallinn-Helsinki route. There were less departures as Silja Europa ended operations on 20th of January while Baltic Princess started operating in February after going through scheduled maintenance in dock.

 

ESTONIA-FINLAND

The shuttle vessel Star did not operate 10 days due to a scheduled maintenance, the vessel was not replaced during that time. The cruise ferry Silja Europa started operating on the Tallinn-Helsinki route on 23rd January, replacing the Baltic Princess.

 

ESTONIA-SWEDEN

In the beginning of January the cruise ferry Victoria I was in charter for one week, the vessel was not replaced during that time. The cruise ferry Baltic Queen did not operate for 4 days due to scheduled maintenance, the vessel was not replaced during that time.

 

LATVIA-SWEDEN

In the beginning of January the cruise ferry Silja Festival was in charter for one week, the vessel was not replaced during that time.

 

 


Harri Hanschmidt
Head of Investor Relations

 

AS Tallink Grupp
Sadama 5/7. 10111 Tallinn

Tel    +372 640 8981
E-mail
harri.hanschmidt@tallink.ee


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