FY 2013-14 was characterized by an improvement in the Bénéteau Group’s results, with €11.7 million in income from ordinary operations, up from €1 million for FY 2012-13. At constant exchange rates and likefor-like, the Group's income from ordinary operations came to €17.6 million, compared with a forecast of €12 million.
The demand for motor boats, stoked by increasingly numerous and diverse leisure pursuits, continues to grow in all continents. Jeanneau is asserting its will to take a dominant position in all segments of this market. To achieve this objective, Jeanneau is continuing to expand its offering by developing complete ranges of inboard and outboard motor boats.
The Bénéteau Group is confirming its full-year forecast, announced in January 2014, for a significant improvement in consolidated income from ordinary operations, with over €12 million expected, buoyed by the upturn in profitability for the Boat division.
The 45th edition of the Düsseldorf Boat Show will open its doors on the 18 of January. An incontestable market leader, Jeanneau will be presenting an impressive line up of 6 new models at the 2014 Düsseldorf Boat Show.