2017 key highlights

Key indicators

Economic

Continuing operations

Revenue

7.0%

R3 059 million

(2016: R3 288 million)

Operating profit

6.7%

R426 million

(2016: R457 million)

HEPS

173.4%

76 cents

(2016: 28 cents)

Cash generated from operations

13.6%

R559 million

(2016: R492 million)

Net asset value per share

10.8%

1 790 cents

(2016: 2 007 cents)

Social

Number of employees*

11.0%

5 232 employees

(2016: 5 881)

LTIFR (Freight Services)

32.3%

0.86

(2016: 0.65)

LTIFR (Shipping)

38.1%

0.13

(2016: 0.21)

B-BBEE (Grindrod Limited)

Level 4

 

(2016: Level 3)

B-BBEE (GSA)***

Level 2

 

(2016: Level 2)

Environmental

GHG emissions (CO2 equivalent)^

15.5%

383 407 tonnes

(2016: 453 590 tonnes)

GHG emissions intensity^^

9.2%

125.32

(2016: 137.96)^^^

Electricity consumption (MWh)

17.2%

15 554

(2016: 18 780)

Electricity efficiency (kWh/FTE)

9.9%

3 515

(2016: 3 197)

Water intensity (l/FTE)

20.8%

17.5

(2016: 22.1)
* Includes joint ventures and associates at 100% shareholding.
** Grindrod (South Africa) Proprietary Limited (GSA) 2017 rating based on dti Codes of Good Practice. GSA is the main operating legal entity.
^ Total GHG emissions including scope 3 (tonnes CO2-e).
^^ grams CO2 per Rand revenue.
^^^ Re-presented for discontinued operations as detailed in the basis of preparation.

Divisional review – continuing operations^

Divisional review – discontinued operations^ (Shipping only)

^ Management figures, excluding segmental adjustments.