The acquisition by HHLA International GmbH of 50.01 % of shares in the multi-function terminal Piattaforma Logistica Trieste (PLT) in Trieste, Italy – as announced in September 2020 – was completed on 7 January 2021. The handling facility will operate as HHLA PLT Italy. Furthermore, the acquisition by HHLA AG of 80.0 % of shares in iSAM AG, Mülheim an der Ruhr, was completed after the balance sheet date on 19 January 2021. The company is a globally operating specialist in automation technology and processes. Initial consolidation of both companies was at the time of acquisition. Notes to the consolidated financial statements, no. 3 Composition of the Group
There were no other events of special significance after the balance sheet date 31 December 2020. Notes to the consolidated financial statements, no. 52 Events after the balance sheet date
In maritime logistics, a terminal is a facility where freight transported by various modes of transport is handled.