DHL – 16% profits growth in Q2

Operating profit at Deutsche Post DHL Group grew by 16% in Q2, 2020 despite the pandemic.

“We have navigated our company through this crisis very well so far. We owe this to our committed colleagues worldwide. Only through the tireless efforts of our teams have we managed to keep supply chains up and running and thus maintained the worldwide supply”, said Frank Appel, CEO Deutsche Post DHL Group. “Our fundamental strength and resilience as a Group has paid off in recent months: With our broad portfolio of leading logistics services, we have the right business model to form the backbone of global trade.”

As a thanks to its staff for working so hard through the last few months, the company is offering a bonus of around €300 to its employees worldwide. Only executives at the company are not receiving this, which will cost the company around €200 million.