Development of DB Group
- Progress in implementing the Strong Rail strategy, capital expenditure activities continue to increase.
- Further progress on quality and environmental topics.
- Profit development is expected to be significantly under pressure.
- Net financial debt is expected to be above the previous year’s level.
Our forecasts for the development of DB Group and the business units in the 2020 financial year are based on our expectations of developments in the market, competition and environment, and the implementation success of the planned measures.
The business development of DB Group in 2020 is expected to be significantly negatively impacted by the consequences of the coronavirus, the length and intensity of which at this time is not yet foreseeable.