Copenhagen Malmö Port reported turnover in 2012 reached 725 million Swedish krona (about US$113.2 million), increasing 4 percent year-over-year. Annual operating profit was $15.9 million, rising by $2.5 million from 2011.
“The results reflect the fact that the operation is developing steadily, despite the economic situation,” said Johan Röstin, CEO of CMP, in a written statement.
The Danish-Swedish harbor enterprise moved 457,000 cars in 2012, up by 9 percent from the previous year. It was the third consecutive year that CMP recorded an increase in car handling.
Roll-on, roll-off traffic increased more than 5 percent to 245,000 trucks and trailers, and the handling of oil rose by 16 percent to 5.2 million metric tons. Meanwhile, container and dry bulk volume decreased slightly.