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DFDS AS (DFDS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 48 Pages
  • April 2024
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 1367887
DFDS AS (DFDS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by the analyst to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description - A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy - Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


DFDS A/S (DFDS) is a company that primarily facilitates business and trade by providing transport and logistics solutions. The company's main activities include operating ferry routes, port terminal operations, and offering road and rail transport services. DFDS provides a range of services such as full-loads, part-loads, rail logistics solutions, contract logistics, warehousing, customs freight forwarding, and packaging. It serves a diverse customer base, including individuals and businesses, by connecting people and goods in countries and regions separated by sea. The company operates through a unique infrastructure of ferry routes and logistics services rooted in the regions served by its ferry routes. DFDS primarily targets markets in Europe, Scandinavia, and the Baltic Sea, with a special focus on connecting European countries. DFDS is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.

DFDS AS Key Recent Developments

  • Apr 19, 2024: DFDS Appoints Karen Dyrskjot Boesen as New CFO
  • Apr 10, 2024: H2 Energy and DFDS publish new hydrogen propulsion feasibility study
  • Mar 18, 2024: Volvo Receives Order for 100 Electric Trucks From DFDS
  • Feb 22, 2024: DFDS Announces Annual Report 2023

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  • The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.
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  • The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.
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  • Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.
Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
  • Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.
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  • Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • DFDS A/S - Key Facts
  • DFDS A/S - Key Employees
  • DFDS A/S - Key Employee Biographies
  • DFDS A/S - Major Products and Services
  • DFDS A/S - History
  • DFDS A/S - Company Statement
  • DFDS A/S - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • DFDS A/S - Business Description
  • Business Segment: Ferry Division
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Key Stats
  • Business Segment: Logistics Division
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Key Stats
  • Business Segment: Non-allocated
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Key Stats
  • Geographical Segment: Baltic Sea
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Continent
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Mediterranean
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Nordic
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: North Sea
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Other
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: UK/Ireland
  • Performance
  • DFDS A/S - Corporate Strategy
  • DFDS A/S - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • DFDS A/S - Strengths
  • DFDS A/S - Weaknesses
  • DFDS A/S - Opportunities
  • DFDS A/S - Threats
  • DFDS A/S - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
  • Performance Chart
  • Financial Performance
  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Apr 19, 2024: DFDS Appoints Karen Dyrskjot Boesen as New CFO
  • Apr 10, 2024: H2 Energy and DFDS publish new hydrogen propulsion feasibility study
  • Mar 18, 2024: Volvo Receives Order for 100 Electric Trucks From DFDS
  • Feb 22, 2024: DFDS Announces Annual Report 2023
  • Aug 15, 2023: DFDS Announces Q2 2023 Interim Report
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About the Publisher
  • Contact the Publisher
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • DFDS A/S, Key Facts
  • DFDS A/S, Key Employees
  • DFDS A/S, Key Employee Biographies
  • DFDS A/S, Major Products and Services
  • DFDS A/S, History
  • DFDS A/S, Subsidiaries
  • DFDS A/S, Key Competitors
  • DFDS A/S, Ratios based on current share price
  • DFDS A/S, Annual Ratios
  • DFDS A/S, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
  • DFDS A/S, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
  • DFDS A/S, Interim Ratios
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • DFDS A/S, Performance Chart (2019 - 2023)
  • DFDS A/S, Ratio Charts



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