Since March 20, 2020 and following the general lockdown, TPR has suspended all production and sales activities.
As a result, the global turnover as at March 20, 2020 amounts to 28.8 million dinars, against a global turnover of 34.7 million dinars on March 31, 2019.
Sales on the local market were impacted by the health crisis. Indeed, the local turnover realized on March 20, 2020 amounts to 19.9 million dinars, compared to 23.5 million on March 31, 2019.
As for the export market, the health crisis has negatively affected the export activity. The export turnover amounts to 8.8 million dinars as at March 20, against an export turnover of 11.1 million dinars as of March 30, 2019.
Production amounts to 30 million dinars, against 40 million on March 31, 2019.
The level of indebtedness has been kept under control despite the adverse effects of the health crisis.
The debt to MLT recorded a decline of 23%, from 5.3 to 4 million dinars between March 2019 and March 2020.
As for the short-term bank debt, it amounted to 29.4 million dinars in the first quarter, against 35.3 million during the same period of the past year, i.e. a decrease of 17%