General Industry

Pre-Tax Profits Rise At Tour Company Travel Department

By Dave Simpson
Pre-Tax Profits Rise At Tour Company Travel Department

New accounts filed by Dublin-based tour company Travel Department have revealed that the firm's pre-tax profits rose 10% to €2.58 million in 2018.

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Travel Department's revenues rose 2% to €43.4 million last year while staff costs decreased from €3.4 million to €3.19 million and directors' pay decreased from €1.6 million to €1.4 million.

The company's cost of sales increased to €33.7 million from €33.2 million.

Administrative expenses also increased, rising from €6.9 million to €7.2 million.

Shareholder funds totalled €2.86 million at the end of December, 2018.


Additionally, the company paid a dividend of €2.82 million.


The Irish Independent quotes Travel Department's directors as saying that they "are satisfied with the performance of the group in the current financial year".

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