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Mpact Limited manufactures and sells paper and plastic packaging products primarily in South Africa. It operates through Paper and Plastics segments. The company offers recycled-based packaging and industrial paper grades, such as containerboard and carton board; and a range of printed and unprinted converted corrugated products comprising boards, which are used to manufacture corrugated packaging, corrugated boxes, die-cut cases, folded glued cases, trays, and point-of-sale displays. It recycles paper through various recovered paper sources, including pre- and post-consumer material sourced through a multitude of paper pickup programmes. In addition, the company manufactures various plastic packaging products, including polyethylene terephthalate (PET) preforms, bottles, and jars; closures for carbonated soft drinks and water; and plastic jumbo bins, wheelie bins, and plastic crates. Further, it offers plastic fast moving consumer goods containers, such as bottles, jars, and closures; and styrene and PET trays, fast food containers, and clear plastic films. The company manufactures plastic packaging products for the food, beverage, personal care, homecare, pharmaceutical, agricultural, and retail markets. Mpact Limited is based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

4,126 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/4/15

mpact ltd (MPT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: R5.4M
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Total Annual Compensation: R3.7M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

mpact ltd (MPT) Key Developments

Mpact Limited Announces Audited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2014; Declares Final Gross Cash Dividend, Payable on 20 April 2015

Mpact Limited announced audited consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2014. For the year, the company reported revenue of ZAR 8,617.2 million against ZAR 7,697.8 million a year ago. Operating profit was ZAR 728.5 million against ZAR 652.4 million a year ago. Profit before taxation was ZAR 623.1 million against ZAR 548.0 million a year ago. Profit for the year attributable to equity holders was ZAR 423.0 million against ZAR 380.1 million a year ago. Diluted EPS was 256.9 cents against 230.5 cents a year ago. Net cash inflows from operating activities were ZAR 828.1 million against ZAR 688.6 million a year ago. Additions of property, plant and equipment was ZAR 700.7 million against ZAR 387.4 million a year ago. Diluted headline earnings per share EPS was 260.5 cents against 231.3 cents a year ago. Headline earnings were ZAR 428.9 million against ZAR 381.4 million a year ago. Net debt at 31 December 2014 was ZAR 1,303 million, an increase of ZAR 187 million from the prior year, after capital expenditure of ZAR 701 million and higher working capital levels. Revenue for the period was up 11.9% when compared to the same period last year, driven by higher average selling prices and the inclusion of Detpak for the full year, which was acquired in September 2013. The Board has declared a final gross cash dividend of 66 cents per ordinary share payable on April 20, 2015. In terms of the Income Tax Act, the dividend has been declared from income reserves and the Dividend Withholding Tax ("DWT") rate is 15%. The net dividend amount is 56.10 cents per share for shareholders liable to pay Dividends Tax and 66 cents per share for shareholders exempt from paying Dividends Tax. Record date is April 17, 2015. Shares commence trading 'ex' dividend on April 13, 2015.

Mpact Limited to Report Fiscal Year 2014 Results on Mar 04, 2015

Mpact Limited announced that they will report fiscal year 2014 results on Mar 04, 2015

Mpact Limited Reports Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2014

Mpact Limited reported consolidated unaudited earnings results for the six months ended June 30, 2014. For the period, the company reported revenue of ZAR 3,983.4 million compared with ZAR 3,519.5 million for the same period last year. Operating profit was ZAR 270.0 million compared with ZAR 235.9 million for the same period last year. Profit before tax was ZAR 213.5 million compared with ZAR 180.3 million for the same period last year. Profit for the period from continuing operations was ZAR 149.5 million compared with ZAR 128.8 million for the same period last year. Profit attributable to Equity holders of Mpact was ZAR 149.5 million or 91.2 cents diluted per share compared with ZAR 126.1 million or 76.5 cents diluted per share for the same period last year. Net cash inflow from operating activities was ZAR 181.8 million compared with net cash out flows from operating activities ZAR 29.7 million for the same period last year. Revenue was 13.2% higher than the comparable prior year period, attributable mainly to higher selling prices and a favourable sales mix. Higher average selling prices only partially offset raw material and distribution cost increases, leading to a decline in gross margin when compared to the same period last year. Underlying operating profit increased by 14.5% to ZAR 270.0 million. The operating profit margin increased to 6.8% from 6.7% in the comparable prior period through improved productivity and fixed cost savings across the Group. ROCE for the period improved to 16.9% from 15.5% as at June 2013. Basic underlying earnings per share improved by 19.2% versus the same period last year, to 91.8 cents per share as a result of the increase in operating profit and unchanged finance costs. Net debt at 30 June 2014 was ZAR 1.4 billion, a decrease of ZAR 76 million from 30 June 2013.


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