Surprising Profit at ASFINAG

BusinessEconomy ♦ Published: May 6, 2011; 07:13 ♦ (Vindobona)

With an annual result of € 339m for 2010, the Austrian motorway financing company had much better results than expected.

Surprising Profit at ASFINAG / Picture: ©

Revenues from the transport service, i.e. truck-toll, parking fees and special tolls rose compared with 2009. Toll revenues from trucks, which amounted to € 926m in 2009, rose to € 1.031m in 2010; passenger car toll revenues rose from € 460m in 2009 to € 481m in 2010.

The motorway and highway network is financed exclusively by its customers and the capital market and does…