Mowi ASA (OSE:MOWI): Q1 2019 Trading update

Harvest volumes Q1 2019 (1)

Farming Norway 56.0 thousand tonnes
Farming Scotland 15.5 thousand tonnes
Farming Canada 10.0 thousand tonnes
Farming Chile 20.0 thousand tonnes
Farming Ireland 1.5 thousand tonnes
Farming Faroes 1.0 thousand tonnes
Total 104.0 thousand tonnes

In connection with the presentation of the Q4 2018 results, Mowi ASA guided a total harvest volume of 102 thousand tonnes (GWE) for Q1 2019.

Note:
(1) The harvest volumes are provided in gutted weight equivalents (GWE). The figures include salmonid species only.

Additional information

Operational EBIT for the Group was approximately EUR 194 million in Q1 2019 (EUR 158 million in Q1 2018).

Total Operational EBIT per kg through the value chain was approximately as follows:

Norway EUR   2.05
Scotland EUR   2.25
Canada EUR   1.40
Chile EUR   1.45
Ireland EUR   4.35
Faroes EUR   1.70
     

Reported financial net interest-bearing debt (NIBD) was approximately EUR 1 020 million at the end of the quarter (excluding IFRS 16 effects).

The complete Q1 2019 report will be released on 7 May at 06:30 CET.

Please refer to the Annual Report for detailed descriptions and reconciliations of non-IFRS measures such as Operational EBIT and NIBD.

This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.