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Gateway Distriparks Ltd.

BSE: 532622 Sector: Others
NSE: GDL ISIN Code: INE852F01015
BSE 00:00 | 18 Oct 93.90 0.45
(0.48%)
OPEN

92.25

HIGH

94.80

LOW

92.05

NSE 00:00 | 18 Oct 93.90 0.55
(0.59%)
OPEN

93.40

HIGH

94.95

LOW

92.00

OPEN 92.25
PREVIOUS CLOSE 93.45
VOLUME 6473
52-Week high 171.15
52-Week low 85.00
P/E 9.13
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 1,021
Buy Price 93.40
Buy Qty 2.00
Sell Price 95.15
Sell Qty 1.00
OPEN 92.25
CLOSE 93.45
VOLUME 6473
52-Week high 171.15
52-Week low 85.00
P/E 9.13
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 1,021
Buy Price 93.40
Buy Qty 2.00
Sell Price 95.15
Sell Qty 1.00

Gateway Distriparks Ltd. (GDL) - Chairman Speech

Company chairman speech

Dear Shareholders

I am pleased to present the Annual Report to you for the financial year ending 31stMarch 2019. During this year our CFS and Rail businesses have shown strong resilience inthe competitive market to post good numbers. Snowman has reported high growth in profitsin the current year. Delivering profitable results to our valued shareholders willcontinue to remain our unswerving focus through our strategic initiatives.

In FY 2018-19 the Revenue of the Group was Rs. 1527 crores as against Rs. 1379crores in the previous year. EBITDA increased to Rs. 345 crores from Rs. 292 crores whileProfit After Tax (before minority interest) for the group was Rs. 150 crores as againstRs. 123 crores during FY 2017-18. We have paid interim dividend of Rs. 4.50 per share forFY 2018-19 (FY 201718 - Rs.7 per share).

The CFS business has faced some challenges over the past periods especially with theDirect Port Delivery facility. Despite this the Company still managed to increase itsvolume by 12.2%. The CFS at Krishnapatnam continued to grow and added to the throughputand revenue of the Company.

GatewayRail continues to be the leader in Private Container Train Operators. SnowmanLogistics has a pan-India presence that offers comprehensive temperature-controlledwarehousing transportation and distribution services having warehousing capacity to104343 pallets on a pan India basis.

The outlook for the industry and the macro economic scenario looks encouraging and weare optimistic that we can fully utilize our capacities and grow our businesses rapidly.

Note of Thanks

I wish to thank all our stakeholders - shareholders investors bankers customersvendors and employees for their continued support.

Regards

Prem Kishan Dass Gupta

Chairman & Managing Director