Container throughput up by 4.7 %, transport volume on par with last year
Temporary high burden from terminal reorganisation
Operating result (EBIT) decreases by 22.6 % in the first quarter
HHLA targets EBIT of at least € 200 million for the full year
Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) increased its container throughput to 1.7 million standard containers (TEU) in the first quarter of 2012. Revenue decreased by 1.0 percent to € 286.8 million including a change in consolidation.