PT. AKR Corporindo, Tbk
JAKARTA, October 25, 2023
PT AKR Corporindo Tbk., (AKRA IJ) Indonesia’s leading logistics and supply chain for Petroleum and basic chemicals and developer of JIIPE Special economic zone, today filed its unaudited financial statements for the 9 months ended 30th September 2023 with the Indonesian stock exchange.
- PT AKR Corporindo Tbk (AKRA) reported Net Profit attributable to Equity holders of IDR 1,710 Billion for the 9 month period ended September 30, 2023 compared to Rp 1,564 Billion during 9M 2022 registering a 9% yoy growth.
- Consolidated Sales revenue during 9 M 2023 is Rp 29,977 billion compared to Rp 34,582 billion during the same period last year – volumes grew while Average selling price was lower due to commodity price decline.
- Contribution from Industrial Estate segment to AKRA Consolidated Gross profit during 9M 2023 is now 16%, compared to 5% in 9M22; Gross Profit from Sale of Industrial land, lease income and utilities during 9M 2023 is Rp 474 bn.
- EBITDA during 9M 2023 grew 13.4% to Rp 2,552 billion compared to Rp 2,251 billion during 9M 2022
- Strong performance resulted in significant improvement in ROE 21% and ROA 8%.
- Strong balance sheet position with total assets of Rp 28,806 billion as of 30th September 2023 and low debt;
- Cash position as of 30th September 2023 is Rp 6,841bn or 22% to total asset. Net Gearing Ratio at -0.17x.
- Considering the good financial position and significant cash generation Board of Directors approved a Second Interim Dividend Payment of Rp 493.4Bn or IDR 25/share. Total Interim dividend for 2023 declared is Rp 75 per share amounting to Rp 1,480 billion.
Key Performance Highlights for 9M 2023
CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENT
Summary of Profit and Loss Account For the Nine Months Period Ended 30th September 2023 (Unaudited)
AKR Consolidated Sales for the 9 months ended 30th September 2023 is Rp 29,977 billion; revenue was lower than the same period last year due to lower average selling price of petroleum and basic chemicals;
- Breakdown of Sales Revenue - 9M 2023:
o Trading & distribution: Rp 27,918 Billion
o Industrial estate Segment: Rp 903 Billion
o Manufacturing and logistic segment: Rp 1,156 Billion
Gross Profit 9M 2023 Rp 2,872 billion – Higher contribution from Industrial Estate segment
The consolidated gross profit in 9M23 reached Rp 2,872 billion or improved by 6% with significant improvement from Industrial Estate segment. The Industrial Estate segment grew by 237%yoy to Rp 474 billion which also contributes 16% to consolidated gross profit improved from 5% in 9M 2022. Overall Gross Margin during the 9M 2023 improved to 9.6% of Sales Revenue from 7.9% in 9M 2022.
The Company continued to maintain a Strong balance sheet with very good liquidity and low debt levels; As at 30th September 2023 Total Assets of the Company is Rp 28,806 billion (31/12/2022: Rp 27,188 billion); Total Equity of the Company is Rp 13,103 billion (31/12/2022: Rp 13,155 billion) reaching 45% of total asset;
The total Short term and long term borrowings of the Company as at 30th September 2023 is Rp 4,258 billion while the Cash balance is Rp 6,481 billion (22.4% of total asset) resulting in Net Gearing of the company: - 0.17x ( NET CASH)
Good working capital management and adequate cash generation resulted in a healthy Current ratio of 1.5x
CEO Statement on Financial results 9 months ended 30th September 2023
“ AKRA continues to deliver sustainable growth in all our business segments resulting in Net profit for the 9 months ended 30th September 2023 of Rp 1,710 billion 9% higher than the same period last year; the Company generated EBITDA of Rp 2,552 billion during the 9M 2023, 13% higher than last year and managed its financial position very well resulting in a Cash balance of Rp 6,481 billion as at 30th September 2023” said Mr Haryanto Adikoesoemo, President Director of the Company.
“AKR Trading and distribution business of distribution of Petroleum products to B to B customers and Retail petrol stations continues to deliver healthy growth with demand for Bio solar, gasoline increasing during the year; Sales of basic chemicals which are raw materials to various industries including Smelters, Rayon, chemical industries etc recorded growth despite lower average selling prices due to lower prices globally; the Company’s effective risk management strategies enabled it to manage the price movements effectively enabling it to improve the Gross margins.”
“ JIIPE Special Economic zone in Gresik East Java, continues to attract significant investment with signing of Sale purchase agreements, Commitments for land sales to International Companies setting up large industrial plants in Indonesia; the contribution of Industrial estate segment has now become significant and we expect the land sales to accelerate in the coming years while we have established a strong base for generating significant recurring income from providing Port services, Utilities such as power, water, gas etc to the Industrial customers in our Special economic Zone” said Haryanto
“The Board of Directors are very happy to announce a second Interim Dividend of Rp 25 per share to our Shareholders considering the good performance and strong financial position of the company; We have already paid first interim Dividend of Rp 50 per share based on the 6 months results bring the total amount of Interim dividend to Rp 75 per share in this financial year. Rp 1,480 billion will be distributed to shareholders as Interim dividend for 2023; The company has rewarded its shareholders with total dividend of Rp 4.5 trillion distributed during the period 2019-Interim 2023.”
Dividend Payment Schedule
AKRA added to IDX30, IDX LQ 45 Low Carbon Leaders and other prestigious ESG indices
Indonesia stock exchange added AKR Corporindo (AKRA) to IDX30. This will be effective from August 1st 2023 to January 2024. The IDX30 is an index that includes 30 stocks that are selected based on liquidity and several other criteria such as market capitalization, liquidity, company fundamental conditions and company growth prospects and other criteria that are reviewed every six months. The leading magazine TEMPO also recognized AKR as a company with a high dividend category, by including AKRA as part of the IDN-Financial 52 index with the category "High Dividend High Market Capitalization" until the period March 2023.
AKRA has also now become part of prestigious ESG indices such as:
Additionally, Bumi Global Karbon and Investor Daily Awarded AKRA with the "Platinum Grade for Emission Disclosure 2023" award which complements other awards in the ESG and Good Governance sectors such as "Top 50 Big Capitalization Public Listed Company-by Indonesian Institute for corporate". Currently AKR is rated medium risk by Sustainalytics.
This can be achieved because AKRA is committed to implementing best GCG practices and ESG improvements towards a sustainable future through executing strategies such as 1) improving CO2 reporting, 2) supply chain innovation and optimization, 3) sustainable fuel offering, 4) championing industry 5) developing green industrial estate and 6) Sustainable economic development.
The consolidated financial statements that have been submitted to OJK and IDX today can be downloaded from the company's website www.akr.co.id
Corporate Secretary and Investor Relations
PT AKR Corporindo Tbk
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