Financial position and key figures
Central procurement under Hansel’s framework agreements in 2017 totalled €826 million (€771 million in 2016). Compared to the previous year, this represented growth of €56 million, i.e. 7.3%. Measured in euros, growth was strongest in the categories for IT equipment, data centre services and devices, and financial services.
The categories that declined compared to the previous year were energy and security technology. Net sales in 2017 totalled €10.4 million (€9.6 million in 2016). Net sales consisted of the service fees for central procurement totalling €8.6 million (€8.2 million in 2016), sales of expert services totalling €1.5 million (€1.3 million in 2016), and other service fees and revenue totalling €297,000 (€76,000 in 2016). Profit for the 2017 accounting period came to €184,000 (€406,000 in 2016). The financial position of the company is strong.