2. Significant events in the reporting period

The acquisition by HHLA International GmbH, Hamburg, of 50.01 % of shares in the multi-function terminal “Piattaforma Logistica Trieste S.r.l.” in Trieste, Italy (PLT) – as announced in September 2020 – was completed on 7 January 2021. The handling facility was renamed HHLA PLT Italy S.r.l.

Furthermore, the acquisition by HHLA AG of 80.0 % of shares in iSAM AG, Mülheim an der Ruhr, on 19 January 2021 was completed in the reporting period.

Further information about the acquisition of the companies can be found under Note 4.

There were no other particular events during the period under review that had an impact on the Group’s results of operations, net assets and financial position.