Annual Report 2019/20

Consolidated financial statements of METRO AG

Year in Review

Olaf Koch Chairman of the Management Board of METRO AG

Letter to the shareholders

“The past year has been a very important and challenging year for METRO AG. It was the last year of our transformation from a diversified conglomerate to a focused wholesale company.”

Key figures 2019/20

Turnover (€ million)


2018/19: 27,082

Adjusted EBITDA (€ million)


2018/19: 1,392

*Excluding transformation costs and earnings contributions from real estate transactions

Earnings per share (€)

Net debt (€ million)


2018/19: 5,419

Dividend per share (€)


2018/19: 0.70

*Subject to resolution of the Annual General Meeting

Investments (€ million)


2018/19: 826

*Adjustment of previous year due to full retrospective application of IFRS 16 (Leases)

Engagement score (%)

Key Topics

The Management Board of METRO AG

Our company is led by an experienced management team with a strong track record in food and business transformation.

Time for a new togetherness

METRO Magazine

Parmigiano Reggiano – A Peek Inside the Copper Vats

Making the Right Decision – With Digital Support

Wholesale Stores Getting Greener

Where All Parts Engage

Traders as an Economic Factor: More Than a Target Group


Close the Shop and Wait out the Storm? All MPULSE Stories Related to Covid-19 at a Glance


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