Interim report January–September 2020Was published 22 October 2020
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 fourth quarter of 2020 is behind us, and we would like to remind you of some of the quarter's most important events. Cargotec’s Financial Statements review 2020 will be published on Thursday, 4 February 2021, and the silent period will commence on Thursday, 14 January 2021. 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 2021:
Cargotec's Financial Statements 2020 and Annual Report 2020 will be available at www.cargotec.com on week 8.
The Annual General Meeting of Cargotec Corporation will be held on Tuesday, 23 March 2021.
|Date (and booking quarter)||Business area||Description||Country/ Customer||Value|
|7 January 2021 (Q4/2020)||Kalmar||6 hybrid RTGs equipped with a suite of Kalmar SmartPort process automation solutions and a two-year M&S Services agreement for the Kalmar SmartPort software||USA/Total Terminals International, LLC||EUR 11 million|
|4 January 2021 (Q4/2020)||Kalmar||42 next-generation electric (NGE) straddle carriers||USA/Maher Terminals LLC||Not disclosed|
|17 December (Q4/20)||Kalmar||Approximately 400 terminal tractors||Not disclosed||Over EUR 30 million|
|16 November (Q4/20)||Kalmar||six-year Kalmar Care service agreement covering the supply of maintenance support personnel||North Ireland/Belfast Container Terminal Ltd.||Not disclosed|
On 18 December, Cargotec’s Extraordinary General Meeting resolved to approve the merger of Cargotec and Konecranes and the resolutions relating to the merger proposed to the general meeting. See below for more information about the merger.
On 3 December, we announced that Cargotec the Board of Directors has decided to initiate the actual sales process of Navis. We had earlier announced that we are evaluating the strategic options of Navis, which would include new ownership structures or a potential sale of Navis software business.
Also on 3 December, we announced that the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority has approved the merger prospectus concerning the combination of Cargotec and Konecranes.
On 28 October, we announced that the Board of Directors has decided to establish a new share-based incentive programme for the Group key employees. The new Restricted Share Unit Programme 2020 is intended to function as a bridge programme for the transition period before the closing of the Transaction and forming the combined company in the merger.
On 9 October, we announced that the judicial process concerning Cargotec has been completed in the US. The claim was based on Cargotec allegedly having breached confidentiality obligations related to the negotiations. On 2 October 2020, the Supreme Court of Texas denied Cargotec’s opponent’s Petition for Review.
On 1 October, we announced that Cargotec's and Konecranes' respective Boards of Directors had signed a combination agreement and a merger plan to combine the two companies through a merger. More information about the merger.
Our current strategy period runs until end-2021. We have made good progress in services, digitalisation and productivity. The importance of sustainability continues to increase. Read about how our strategy progressed during 2020. Watch a video about the strategy progress in 2020.
On 8 December, we held a virtual sell side analyst call. In the call, Cargotec's CEO Mika Vehviläinen discussed Cargotec's and Konecranes' 1 October announcement and answered the participants' questions, among others.
Analyst call presentation (EGM material)
During Q4, our investor meetings have been virtual meetings where we have convened online and shared material virtually. Even though we miss meeting you in person and having informal discussions on the road, according to your feedback and participation the virtual meetings have worked well, and we thank you for your support and cooperation.
While the coronavirus situation prevails, we continue with high safety standards, following the regulatory travel and social restrictions.
Visit the IR calendar section on the Cargotec website for more information about upcoming and past events.
We created several videos during the quarter, and focused particularly on MacGregor.
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.
The second quarter of 2018 is soon coming to its end, and we would like to remind you of some highlights of the quarter. Cargotec’s January-June 2018 half year financial report will be published on Thursday, 19 July 2018. The silent period will commence on Thursday, 28 June 2018. If you would like to book a call with us before our silent period, please contact Milla (email@example.com).
|Date (and booking quarter)||Business area||Description||Country/ Customer||Value|
|19 June (Q2/18)||Kalmar||Two Kalmar rail-mounted gantry (RMG) cranes with remote control and extensive customisation||Rotterdam Short Sea Terminals (RST)||Not disclosed|
|8 June (Q2/18)||Kalmar, Navis||State-of-the-art, fully automated intermodal terminal solution. The order includes the supply of the OneTerminal solution comprising Kalmar's automated train handling, automated yard crane and automated horizontal transportation equipment and the Navis N4 terminal operating system (TOS)||Qube's Moorebank Logistics Park (MLP) in south-western Sydney||Approx. EUR 80 million|
|4 June (Q2/18)||Kalmar||Comprehensive upgrade of one of the terminal's ship-to-shore (STS) cranes||The Bristol Port Company||Not disclosed|
|24 May (Q2/18)||Kalmar||Fully autonomous equipment, software and services for a unique, fully digitalised container handling solution at Yara's Porsgrunn facility||Yara,Norway||Not disclosed|
On 9 May, Cargotec announced it had signed an agreement with JCE Invest AB to establish a joint venture, Bruks Siwertell Group, specialised in dry bulk handling. The new joint venture will own Siwertell AB (previously part of Kalmar Business Area within Cargotec) and BRUKS Holding AB (previously part of JCE Group). Cargotec will own 48% of the shares in Bruks Siwertell Group, and JCE Invest AB will own the rest, 52%. The transaction was signed and closed on 9 May 2018. In 2017, revenues of Siwertell were SEK 582 million, and revenues of BRUKS were SEK 707 million.
On 24 April, MacGregor and China State Shipbuilding Corporation's (CSSC) Nanjing Luzhou Machine Co., Ltd. (LMC) celebrated the opening of their first joint venture in Nanjing, China on April 10. The joint venture's business model and organisational structure were developed during 2017, and the business license was obtained in March 2018.
On 12 June, Cargotec announced that cargo handling industry increasingly explores cloud-based, collaborative data sharing platforms to provide real-time visibility and connectivity required to improve efficiency and productivity. The study, conducted by Navis and XVELA, was based on a survey of 250 shipping industry executives and professionals from members of the global container supply chain.
On 17 May, Kalmar announced committing to having Kalmar's full offering available as electrically powered versions by 2021. Kalmar is committed to reduce emissions in cargo and material handling operations by fostering eco-efficient technologies. The target is in line with Cargotec's sustainability roadmap announced in 2016.
On 19 June, Kalmar introduced its first application key for Kalmar Key, the terminal industry's only automation platform with open interfaces.
On 12 June, Kalmar introduced an eco-efficient reachstacker with a Fuel Saving Guarantee to customers.
On 14 May, Hiab announced it had launched its renewed HIAB light range loader cranes with a capacity from 4 to 11 tonne meters.
On 2 May, Kalmar introduced an electric version of its popular Kalmar Ottawa T2 terminal tractor to help customers cut emissions and improve productivity.
On 24 April, Kalmar announced it will introduce an automated guided vehicle (AGV) solution, Kalmar FastCharge (TM) AGV, for transporting containers between quayside and landside operations.
On 11 April, Hiab launched the MOFFETT M5 NX Truck mounted forklift. The MOFFETT M5 NX is the ideal machine for medium to heavy-duty tasks, with an efficient power to weight ratio.
Cargotec’s investor relations organised an investor day with MacGregor’s president Michel van Roozendaal and Head of sustainability Karoliina Loikkanen in May. We also attended Kepler Mid Cap Days in Paris, Handelsbanken conference in Stockholm, Oddo Environment Forum for ESG investors in Paris as well as Carnegie ESG seminar in Helsinki. Take a look at the material from these events at Cargotec’s webpage.
In addition, we hosted roadshows in Copenhagen, New York, Chicago, Boston, Milan, and London. In June, a Q&A session with CEO Mika Vehviläinen for sell-side analysts was organised in Helsinki.
Sustainability provides great opportunities for Cargotec - but how exactly? Find it out by reading the IR blog about sustainability.
Read the blog post Journey towards a new MacGregor to understand better MacGregor’s business and future prospects.
Sustainability is a huge business opportunity. Karoliina Loikkanen, Director, Sustainability, explains why sustainability is important for Cargotec.
MacGregor, one of Cargotec's three business areas, focuses on merchant and offshore industries. MacGregor's president Michel van Roozendaal explains what MacGregor's competitive advantage is and what the future growth prospects look like. The parts with van Roozendaal were shot on 21 May, see also his presentation here. Blog about MacGregor can be read here.
Take a look at the latest consensus estimates.
Site visit to the production facilities of Hiab and Kalmar in Stargard Szczecinski, Poland will be organized during autumn. More information and registration will follow soon.
On 30-31 October, we will organize Finnish Industrial Days together with Kemira and KONE in Singapore. Register to the event here.
Take a look at our IR calendar for other upcoming events and roadshows.