ArmInfo.The company "RusAl Armenal" increased its revenue by 31.5% in 2017 to 49.7 billion AMD. The cost price increased by 27.8% to 43.7 billion AMD. As a result, the gross profit of the company increased by 67.5% to 6.031 billion AMD. According to the published annual financial report of CJSC RusAl Armenal, the balance (pre-tax) profit increased by 54.3% to 2.3 billion in 2017, which after deduction of profit tax provided net profit of 1.5 billion AMD with an annual growth of 33, 4%.
Assets of "RusAl Armenal" increased by 2.6% in 2006 to 46.7 billion AMD, in particular, current assets - by 5.4% to 17.9 billion, and not current assets - by 1.1% to 28.8 billion. In the structure of current assets, inventories increased by 7.9% to 13.6 billion, while the main item in non-current assets - fixed assets underwent a meager growth - by 0.7% to 27.3 billion.
The total liabilities of "RusAl Armenal" decreased by 1.1% to AMD 36.5 billion in 2017 due to the recession of non-current liabilities by 17.1% to AMD 4.031 billion, while the current liabilities grew by 1.5% to 32.5 billion. In the structure of current liabilities, loans and other borrowings increased by 7.8% to 15.999 billion AMD.
Accounts payable of the company decreased by 12.1% to 16.7bln AMD for the period of 2017, and accounts receivable - by 2.3% to 4.3bln AMD.
Own capital of "RusAl Armenal" increased in the reporting year by 18.6% to 10.2 billion drams. In its structure, the share capital did not change - 36.7 billion drams, and the accumulated loss reduced by 2.6% to 55.2 billion drams. (The calculated exchange rate of the dram to the dollar as of December 31, 2017 was 484.10 AMD/USD1).
Audit of the annual financial report of "RusAl Armenal" CJSC was conducted by KPMG Armenia. The auditor in his conclusion draws attention to the impact of US sanctions against the owner of the company (Oleg Deripaska - ed.). Recall that the US expanded its anti-Russian sanctions on April 6 this year. Then the Ministry of Finance of the country presented a list, which included 24 businessmen and officials, as well as 14 companies. Among them were Oleg Deripaska and RUSAL. Later, the US postponed the imposition of sanctions against RUSAL after the requests of US companies, said in May this year. president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia (AmCham) Alexis Rodzianko. The decision to postpone the sanctions against RUSAL was probably taken after Washington's talks with representatives of the business of the United States, said A. Rodzianko. According to him, the restrictive measures against the Russian aluminum producer are causing greater damage to the US economy than to Oleg Deripaska, the head of the company, who was on the Sanctions list of the White House.
The Yerevan Foil Rolling Plant "RusAl Armenal" was created by RUSAL in May 2000 on the basis of the Kanaker Aluminum Plant. It is one of the largest industrial enterprises in Armenia and the only producer of aluminum foil in the Caucasus and Central Asia. Together with the factories SAYANAL, "Ural Foil" and "Sayanskaya Foil" forms the Packaging Division of RUSAL.