This section contains Cargotec's IR newsletters, mainly published quarterly before the three-week silent period. You can find the most recent letter below.
As the year is soon coming to its end, we would like to highlight some of the most notable events of the fourth and last quarter of 2021. Cargotec’s Financial statements review 2021 will be published on Thursday, 3 February 2022, and the silent period starts on Thursday, 13 January 2022.
Remember to register to our pre-silent call
We will arrange a pre-silent call with our CFO Mikko Puolakka on 10 January at 11am EET. Please register to the call via this form no later than on Wednesday 5 January, if you haven't already done so.
Cargotec Corporation will disclose the following financial information in 2022:
- Financial Statements review 2021, on Thursday, 3 February 2022
- Interim report January–March 2022, on Wednesday, 27 April 2022
- Half year financial report January–June 2022, on Wednesday, 27 July 2022
- Interim report January–September 2022, on Wednesday, 26 October 2022
Cargotec's Financial Statements 2021 and Annual Report 2021 will be available at www.cargotec.com on week 8.
|Date (and booking quarter)||Business area||Description||Country/Customer||Value|
|1 December (Q4/21)||Kalmar||4 diesel-electric straddle carriers||Jamaica/Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited (KFTL)||Not disclosed|
|30 November (Q4/21)||Kalmar||three-year Kalmar Care service agreement||Sweden/Holmen Iggesund||Not disclosed|
|25 November (Q4/21)||Kalmar||34 Kalmar Straddle Carriers||Belgium/MPET and PSA||Not disclosed (significant order)|
|18 November (Q4/21)||MacGregor||Design & key components, fabrication and delivery of hatch covers for twelve containerships||Japan/Japan Marine United||Not disclosed (significant order)|
Other releases from Q4
On 15 December, Kalmar held its customer event, the New Era of Logistics and launched three new 100% electrically powered solutions – the Kalmar Electric Reachstacker, the Kalmar Electric Heavy Forklift and the Kalmar Ottawa Electric Terminal Tractor.
In the event, Kalmar also announced the introduction of the Kalmar Robotic Portfolio – a future range of intelligent, flexible and autonomous mobile equipment solutions. The portfolio will consist of the Kalmar RoboTractor, RoboLifter, RoboStacker and RoboHandler, and prototypes are currently being tested at different sites around the world.
Kalmar also announced the launch of Kalmar Tracker, an automated container information solution for reachstackers designed to enable safer and more efficient management of container movements.
In December, Cargotec was awarded with a B in CDP’s Climate change rating. The scoring varies from a scale from A to D-. This is the second year in a row for Cargotec to receive CDP’s B rating, which indicates that we are taking coordinated actions on climate issues.
In November, Cargotec announced a voluntary total redemption of the EUR 150 million senior unsecured notes issued on 28 March 2017 which have a maturity date 28 March 2022 (ISIN: FI4000243316). Cargotec announced irrevocably that on 28 December 2021, Cargotec will redeem the Notes in whole at their principal amount, together with any accrued but unpaid interest in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Notes. Cargotec will use existing liquidity reserves to finance the redemption.
In October, Cargotec appointed Michel van Roozendaal, former President of MacGregor, as President of the Kalmar Mobile Solutions strategic business unit. Following Mr. van Roozendaal’s appointment, Leif Byström, former MacGregor’s Chief Operating Officer and Interim Head of the Offshore Solutions Division, was appointed President of the MacGregor business area.
On 9 December, we announced progress in regulatory proceedings in the merger between Cargotec and Konecranes: The companies have submitted commitments to the European Commission to satisfy competition concerns.
On 26 November, we announced that Cargotec and Konecranes note CMA’s announced Provisional Findings regarding the planned merger of Cargotec and Konecranes.
On 4 November, we announced the planned high-level operating model and leadership team of the Future Company.
On 1 October 2020, Cargotec Corporation and Konecranes Plc announced that the companies have signed a combination agreement and plan to combine through a merger, subject to regulatory and other approvals (the “Transaction”). The companies are confident that the approvals are received to allow completion of the Transaction by the end of H1/2022. Until completion, both companies will operate fully separately and independently.
During Q4, we have kept up our active engagement with the financial markets. We met investors on virtual roadshows and hosted standalone meetings and calls with investors and analysts.
Most of our meetings with you have remained virtual and based on the positive feedback received, this may well continue to be our main meeting format in the (near) future as well. However, we are keen to meet you in-person as well, whenever the situation allows.
If you are interested to meet with us, please do not hesitate to contact Heidi at heidi.gustafsson(at)cargotec.com to agree on the details.
Cargotec's refined strategy was published in April this year. Our refined vision is to become global leader in sustainable cargo flow. Check our fresh strategy video to learn about our progress during 2021.
You can follow Cargotec investor-related and other news also in Instagram. Be sure to go to @cargotecglobal and subscribe!
Check our IR blog section for interesting stories about various topics around our industry and activities.
We maintain a list with all mergers and acquisitions as well as divestments on the Cargotec website Investors section - you can find the M&A history here.
Visit the IR calendar section on the Cargotec website for more information about upcoming and past events.
Cargotec’s investor relations offers a podcast channel in Finnish and English, listen to it here. You can also find our leadership podcasts there. Both Finnish and English podcasts are also available on iTunes.
Have a look at the latest VARA consensus estimates.
The first quarter of 2019 has come to its end, and we would like to remind you of the most important events of the quarter. Cargotec’s Q1 2019 interim report will be published on Thursday, 25 April 2019. The silent period will commence on Thursday, 4 April 2019. If you would like to book a call with us before our silent period, please contact Tiina (email@example.com).
The publication dates for the 2019 half year financial report and Q3/19 interim report:
|Date (and booking quarter)||Business area||Description||Country/ Customer||Value|
|28 March (Q1/19)||MacGregor||
Linkspans, cruise access equipment and RoRo solutions
|Europe and Japan /pure car truck carriers (PCTC)||Ca. MEUR 19|
|26 March (Q1/19)||MacGregor||On-vessel mooring systems
||China/China National Offshore Oil Corporation||Not disclosed|
|8 March (Q1/19)||MacGregor||Port, cruise access and equipment for roro/passenger (RoPax) ferries||Europe, China||Ca. MEUR 22|
|6 March (Q1/19)||Kalmar||63 hybrid straddle carriers||France, Belgium, UK/DP World||Not disclosed|
|11 February (Q1/19)||Kalmar||Six zero emission RTGs||USA/South Florida Container Terminal, LLC||Not disclosed|
On 25 March, Cargotec announced that due to a longer than expected regulatory process in China, the company currently expects the closing of the TTS Group ASA transaction to take place in Q2 2019. The acquisition is subject to regulatory approvals from the competition authorities in Germany, South Korea and China. MacGregor announced the approval from the German regulator on 6 November 2018 and the approval from the South Korean regulator on 27 December 2018.
Cargotec’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on Tuesday, 19 March 2019 in Helsinki. The decisions taken at the AGM are available here. In his review, CEO Mika Vehviläinen concentrated on the financial results in 2018, strategy development, sustainability as a future growth driver, and on 2019 outlook. In addition, Cargotec's investments in the development of operations as well as progress in M&A was presented. All of the AGM materials, including a video recording of the CEO presentation with English subtitles is available here.
On 7 March, Cargotec announced that it enhances Kalmar's growth opportunities by reorganising its businesses and appointing Stefan Lampa as President of Kalmar Mobile Solutions. Cargotec reorganises Kalmar into three strategic business units (SBU); Kalmar Mobile Solutions, Kalmar Automation Solutions and Navis as of April 1, 2019. Cargotec's financial reporting structure based on three business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor, will remain unchanged.
On 19 February, Cargotec Cargotec published its 2018 annual report and financial statements. The documents, together with the 2018 Corporate Governance Statement, Remuneration Statement as well as the GRI index are available here.
During the first quarter, Cargotec organised a Hiab investor breakfast in Helsinki on 21 March. The event included presentations by Hiab’s new president since October 2018, Scott Phillips, together with Hiab’s CFO Simon Greaves and Jan-Erik Lindfors who is in charge of Hiab’s new business solutions. Read a blog post of the event, watch Scott’s video interview or take a look at the presentation materials of the event.
In addition, Cargotec hosted roadshows in London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Milan as well as participated in the Carnegie Capital Goods Conference in Stockholm and the OP Seminar in Helsinki.
Cargotec maintains a list with all mergers and acquisitions as well as divestments on the investor webpage - take a look at it here.
Watch a short video interview where Hiab’s newly appointed President Scott Phillips tells about his first impressions about the company.
Take a look at the latest Vara consensus estimates.
On 11 June, Cargotec’s investor relations will organise a Service Day in Helsinki. The service business heads from Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor will be presenting.
On 4 September, Cargotec’s investor relations will organise a site visit to Hiab and Kalmar assembly site in Stargard Szczecinski, Poland.
Cargotec will participate in the Finnish Industrial Days in China together with Kone, Wärtsilä and Kemira and organise a site visit in Shanghai on 25 September.
Take a look at our IR calendar for other upcoming events and roadshows in 2019.