This section contains Cargotec's IR newsletters, mainly published quarterly before the three-week silent period. You can find the most recent letter below.
The second quarter of 2020 is soon ending, and we would like to remind you of some of the quarter's most important events. Cargotec’s January–June 2020 interim report will be published on Friday, 17 July 2020, and the silent period will commence on Friday, 26 June 2020. If you would like to book a call with us before our silent period, please contact Tiina (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Cargotec Corporation will disclose the following financial information in 2020:
|Date (and booking quarter)||Business area||Description||Country/ Customer||Value|
|4 June (Q2/20)||Kalmar||Three Kalmar Zero Emission rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes||Brazil/Klabin||Not disclosed|
Cargotec’s Annual General Meeting was held on 27 May 2020 in Helsinki, Finland. Due to coronavirus pandemic restrictions, shareholders were advised not to participate in the meeting in person, but to follow it via the video presentation. In his presentation, Cargotec’s CEO Mika Vehviläinen concentrated on Cargotec’s financial results in 2019, company performance during the first quarter of 2020, and Cargotec’s Climate Ambition.
On 27 May, we announced our commitment to the United Nations Global Compact’s Business Ambition for 1.5°C (see below for more information). In his recent blog, Cargotec's CEO Mika Vehviläinen writes about his concerns about what kind of world we leave for our children and their children. Even when climate change represents a significant business opportunity for us in Cargotec, "we have an opportunity - an obligation - to serve our customers with solutions that enable us to live in a better world."
On 9 June, we held a virtual sell-side analyst call with 14 analysts participating over the web. In the call, Cargotec's CEO Mika Vehviläinen went through the corona virus impact on our business, our financial position, the latest development on sustainability (see below for more information), among others.
On 3 June, Kalmar and MacGregor announced their participation in AEGIS, a three-year project funded by the EU’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme. The AEGIS project aims to integrate smaller ships, inland transport and short-sea shipping with larger terminals to create a completely new European transport system (AEGIS stands for Advanced, Efficient and Green Intermodal Systems).
On 2 June, we announced the completion of the sale of the share of the joint venture Rainbow-Cargotec Industries Co., Ltd (RCI) in China. As part of the agreement, Cargotec acquired certain operations and assets of the joint venture from Jiangsu Rainbow Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (RHI), and ca. 160 employees have moved over from RCI to Kalmar.
On 27 May, we announced our commitment to the United Nations Global Compact’s Business Ambition for 1.5°C, joining leading companies in a promise to pursue science-based measures to limit global temperature rise to 1.5°C. By making this commitment, Cargotec strives to mitigate climate change through making the logistics industry more efficient and in developing solutions to enable a low-carbon economy.
Safety is important to all of us, and during the coronavirus crisis we have strictly complied with regulatory travel and social restrictions. With this in mind, our investor meetings are now virtual meetings, where we share material via Google Meet.
During Q2 2020, Cargotec's Investor Relations held many virtual roadshows over the web, and we will continue to offer those in the future as well.
Visit the IR calendar section on the Cargotec website for more information about upcoming and past events.
What would you like to ask about Cargotec as an investment? Cargotec's IR team is looking for questions especially from investors and analysts for our next IR blog Q&A. Send your questions via our web form www.cargotec.com/feedback.
Cargotec maintains a list with all mergers and acquisitions as well as divestments on the investor webpage - take a look at it here.
Take a look at the latest Vara consensus estimates.