Stefan Nünlist, Communications & Public Affairs
CH–3000 Berne 65
Brigitte Lütscher and Oliver Schörlin, SBB
Texts / editing
Martin Zehnder, SBB
Danni Härry, Härry und Partner GmbH, Zurich
Eclat, Erlenbach ZH
Maxomedia, Berne and Zurich
The number of passengers carried rose by 6 % – on a daily average, 951,000 people travelled by SBB.
Although it has not yet broken even, SBB Cargo increased its carryings by 12.3 % – every day, it transported some 200,000 tonnes of freight.
Real Estate made substantial contributions to Infrastructure (CHF 150 million) and to the pension fund (CHF 79.2 million).
Owing to high investment requirements and a contribution to the restructuring of the SBB pension fund the free cash flow came to CHF –1,371 million.
Rail customers’ satisfaction with safety and punctuality continued to rise.