Revenue of PostNL 2014-2019

PostNL is a Dutch mail, parcel and an e-commerce company operating in the Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Belgium and the United Kingdom. The revenue of the postal service company amounted to a total of approximately 2.84 billion euros in 2019. It is an increase compared to the previous year and the highest revenue reached between 2014 and 2019. Categorizing the revenue by segment, most of the revenue was generated by the mail division of PostNL. As of 2019, the Mail segment reached a revenue of roughly 1.6 billion euros, whereas the revenue of Parcels amounted to 1.67 billion euros.

Growth in PostNL’s Parcels

The growth rate of delivered parcels fluctuated between 2009 and 2013, before increasing steadily year by year from 2014 onwards. In 2014, Parcels experienced a volume growth of 8.4 percent, whereas by 2019 this segment grew to a total of 12.4 percent. A similar development was seen with the revenue of PostNL’s parcels segment. Between 2014 and 2019, the revenue grew by approximately 600 million euros.

Volumes of mail and parcels delivered

Examining the volumes of mail and parcels delivered in the Netherlands by PostNL, two different developments can be observed. In 2014, segments Mail and Parcel had a volume of 2.7 billion and 142 million, respectively. By 2019, Mail decreased to approximately 1.7 billion, whereas the volume of Parcels increased to 283 million.

Annual revenue of PostNL from 2014 to 2019

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Release date

February 2020



Survey time period

2014 to 2019

Supplementary notes

* The figures have been taken from several publications.

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