New Zealand's biggest port company expects full-year earnings to be $88-92 million, up from $83.4 million in 2017.
Margin Call: The rate of profit growth from company to company in the transport sector varies vastly.
The board declared a fully imputed final dividend of 8.75c a share, payable on September 15.
Port of Tauranga is taking the lion's share of increasing trade.
A 'sell' rating is placed by Craigs Investment Partners.
In June, the port company marked its first year of container volumes exceeding 1 million TEUs.
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