According to the interim report, Zwack Unicum Nyrt. Gross income amounted to HUF 12,145 million for the first half of the 2018-2019 business year, while the profit after the tax was 1,129 million forints.
Net sales – net sales, excluding special taxes and public health – totaled 7,348 million HUF, 13.7 percent or HUF 886 million more than the base period sales.
In the domestic market, net sales of own production increased 17.1 percent to 5.18 million forints. Premium product sales grew 13.7 percent compared to the base period. Sales of quality products produced increased by 25.4 percent.
The report notes that both the volume growth and the increase in sales prices contributed to favorable sales figures for the first half of the year.
Zwack Unicum Plc's export sales amounted to 765 million HUF in the first half of this year, an increase of 5.6 percent compared to the base period. Almost half of revenue growth was provided by Unicum Riserva.
Material costs and material expenses increased by 11.7 percent, 312 million forints, and personnel expenses increased by 6.6 percent, or 89 million forints.
Zwack shares are traded in the Budapest Stock Premium category, the newspaper closed on Tuesday for 16,500 forints, the highest exchange rate last year was 17,750 forints, the lowest for 16,000 forints.