Significant events and transactions

The first-time consolidation of 50.01 % of shares in Piattaforma Logistica Trieste S.r.l., Trieste, Italy (renamed HHLA PLT Italy S.r.l.), took place on the acquisition date of 7 January 2021. The company was included in HHLA’s consolidated group as a fully consolidated company on 31 March 2021.

The first-time consolidation of 80.0 % of shares in Mülheim an der Ruhr-based iSAM AG and its three subsidiaries took place on the acquisition date of 19 January 2021. The companies were included in HHLA’s consolidated group as fully consolidated companies on 31 March 2021.

Within the Port Logistics and Real Estate subgroups, both the key economic indicators for the first nine months of 2021 and HHLA’s actual economic performance were largely in line with the performance forecast in the 2020 Combined Management Report. With the publication of the half-year results, expectations for container transport and revenue for the Port Logistics subgroup and the Group were already raised. Expectations for the development of revenue and EBIT in the current financial year were last raised in October. Changes in business forecast

There were no other particular events or transactions during the reporting period, either in HHLA’s operating environment or within the Group, that had a significant impact on its results of operations, net assets and financial position. Earnings position, financial position