Annual Report 2018

dpa group continues its growth trajectory: 2018 turnover increased to 139.8 million euro

On the occasion of its 70th anniversary, the German Press Agency (dpa) and its subsidiaries can today look back on a successful 2018 fiscal year, as the corporation was able to increase its turnover to 139.8 million euros (2017: 136.7), representing a growth rate of 2.3 per cent. The core company, dpa GmbH, generated 93 million euros (2017: 93.6) in turnover. Despite this marginal turnover drop in the core company, Germany’s largest news agency was still able to generate an improved net profit of 1.5 million euros (2017: 1.2).

dpa’s 2018 annual report is focused around the agency’s seventieth anniversary and the significance of the group's valuable journalistic heritage for the development of the company. The report also shows images of young employees from across the dpa group and some of the tools and artefacts from the agency’s 70 years of history.

Here you can find the digital version of the annual report 2018.