Company consolidates company improved performance with 23%increase on EBITDA reaching €18.2 million.
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Natra was present for the 10th edition of the YUMMEX Middle East 2016 trade fair held from the 7th to the 9th of November in Dubai. During the three days of the trade fair, previously known as Sweets & Snacks Middle East, more than 8,000 visitors came to the Dubai World Trade Centre Exhibition Space.
Antonio Obieta Vilallonga has been appointed new Non Executive Chairman of the Board of Natra, the Spanish company dedicated to chocolate products and cocoa derivatives, as reported by a relevant fact notice to the CNMV (Spanish stock market regulator).
Confirming previous year good performance 86.7 M € compared with €87.3 M transportation ones, along with other operating expenses EBITDA.
Natra, S.A. had made public on November 10th 2015 at Valencia Commercial Register the capital reductions approved at the General Shareholder’s Meeting held on June 18th 2015.
Third quarter 2015 has confirmed sales recovery and margins improvement registered up to June, with sales 9.4% growth for the nine months up to €263.25M compared with €240.71M for the same period of 2014. Good performance on sales has driven EBITDA growth up to €14.75M.Natra holding at Reig Jofre (former Natraceutical ) contributed €1.21M to consolidated net profit, which is registered as "Results from companies valuated by the equity method". Natra third quarter €-7.47M net profit reflect an important improvement compared with €-11.80M registered on same period last year.
The Financial Restructuring Contract reported on April 30, 2015 has been already signed by the financial entities representing 100% of the amount withdrawn and outstanding of the Financial Agreement 2013, and by 100% of the lenders of the working capital lines signed in 2014.
First half results confirms cocoa and chocolate ac3vity recovery, with 14.66% sales growth compared to first half 2014, and margin improvement, with EBITDA reaching €8.49 M vs. €0. 96 M for the same period of last year.
Sales growth together with production cost control fuels cocoa and chocolate EBITDA, increasing 66% compared to first quarter 2014.
Sales growth of 5% in each of the two divisions and 5.73 M€ EBITDA in the third quarter, compared to 0.96 M€ from January to June.