Arricano Real Estate Plc (Cyprus), the managing company and developer of a number of shopping and entertainment centers in Ukraine, received $8.56 million in net profit in the first half of 2019, which is 38% less than in the first half of 2018.
According to the company’s report, posted on the London Stock Exchange’s website, its revenue for January-June increased by 17%, to $17.3 million, while total profit decreased by 19.8%, to $17.74 million.
The fair value of the company’s portfolio increased by 9%, to $281.3 million.
According to Arricano, the growth of this indicator is associated with an increase in the value of the operating real estate portfolio by $15.6 million, as well as projects under development by $7.2 million.
Arricano’s net asset value in the first half of the year, according to its report, increased from $94 million to $111.8 million.
In addition, the developer notes an increase in the occupancy of its shopping centers from 99.7% to 99.9% and 82 new leasing contracts compared to 68 in the first half of 2018.
As reported, Arricano in 2018 received $38.1 million in net profit, which is 47.6% more than in 2017. Its revenue increased by 14.4% and amounted to $31.52 million.