2012 reasonably good year for the VDL Groep
Considering the economic circumstances, 2012 was a reasonably good year for the VDL Groep, based in Eindhoven. The combined turnover rose by 2% from €1.719 billion in 2011 to a record level of €1.756 billion in 2012. This total includes turnover of €70 million from VDL Nedcar. Excluding this turnover, the total turnover of the VDL Groep would have been 2% lower than in 2011. The consolidated turnover for 2012 will come out at more than €1.600 billion, compared to €1.575 billion in 2011. The net result fell from €66 million in 2011 to €56 million in 2012. The number of employees rose from 7,135 at the end of 2011 to 8,757 at the end of 2012 (including VDL Nedcar).
Publication date: 14-3-2013