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Annual General Meeting

Deutsche Post AG’s AGM will be held at 10 am (CEST) on May 6, 2021. It will be conducted this year as a virtual event that is not attended in person by shareholders or their proxies, and will be broadcast on the internet.

The AGM can be watched on the website without restriction until the end of the CEO’s speech. The rest of the online broadcast of the AGM is reserved exclusively for shareholders entered in the share register and their proxies via the online service.

AGM online service

Your vote is very important to us. To ensure that exercising your voting rights is as easy as possible we offer you the following ways via the online service:

You can register with the online service by voting by postal ballot until midnight on April 29, 2021, issuing proxies and instructions to representatives of Deutsche Post AG or sending proxy voting authority or evidence of such action.
 

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Key figures

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Financial figures            
Revenue € m 57,334 60,444 61,550 63,341 66,806
Profit from operating activities (EBIT) € m 3,491 3,741 3,162 4,128 4,847
Return on sales1 % 6.1 6.2 5.1 6.5 7.3
EBIT after asset charge (EAC) € m 1,963 2,175 716 1,509 2,199
Consolidated net profit for the period2 € m 2,639 2,713 2,075 2,623 2,979
Net cash from operating activities € m 2,439 3,297 5,796 6,049 7,699
Free cash flow € m 444 1,432 1,059 867 2,535
Capex3 € m 2,074 2,268 2,648 3,617 2,999
Equity ratio4 % 29.6 33.4 27.5 27.6 25.5
Net debt5 € m 2,261 1,938 12,303 13,367 12,928
Net gearing6 % 16.6 13.1 47.0 48.2 47.9
             
Stock data            
Basic earnings per share7 2.19 2.24 1.69 2.13 2.41
Diluted earnings per share8 2.10 2.15 1.66 2.09 2.36
Cash flow per share7, 9 2.03 2.72 4.71 4.90 6.22
Dividend per share 1.05 1.15 1.15 1.15 1,3510
Dividend distribution € m 1,270 1,409 1,419 1,422 1,67310, 11
Number of shares as at 31 December millions 1,240.9 1,228.7 1,236.5 1,236.5 1,239.1
Year-end closing price 31.24 39.75 23.91 34.01 40.50
             
ESG figures            
CO2e efficiency index (CEX) index points 30 32 33 35 37
CO2e emissions12 million tonnes 26.86 28.86 29.46 27.42 27.38
Energy consumption, fleet12 million kWh 20,798 21,733 23,243 23,100 24,294
Energy consumption, buildings and facilities (including electric vehicles) million kWh 3,039 3,194 3,194 3,099 3,089
Employee Opinion Survey, approval rating for Employee Engagement KPI % 75 75 76 77 82
Number of employees13   508,036 519,544 547,459 546,924 571,974
Staff costs  € m 19,592 20,072 20,825 21,610 22,234
Share of women in management14 % 21.1 21.5 22.1 22.2 23.2
Accident rate (number of accidents per 200,000 hours worked)   4.0 4.4 4.3 4.2 3.9
1
EBIT/revenue.
2
After deduction of non-controlling interests.
3
As of 2017: capex relating to assets acquired.
4
Equity (including non-controlling interests)/total equity and liabilities.
5
Calculation see Combined Management Report.
6
Net debt/net debt and equity (including non-controlling interests).
7
The average weighted number of shares outstanding is used for the calculation.
8
The average weighted number of shares outstanding is adjusted for the number of all potentially dilutive shares.
9
Cash flow from operating activities.
10
Proposal.
11
Estimate.
12
Adjusted for 2019.
13
Headcount at the end of the year, including trainees.
14
Upper and middle management.

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