The Group’s debt liabilities consist of the following two main categories: bank loans and borrowings and finance leases. Loan agreements were entered into mainly for the purposes of financing the investment and acquisition plan. The agreements were entered into for a period in excess of 5 years. The repayment of contracted obligations resulting from the executed loan agreements is made in PLN, EUR and CZK. As at 31 December 2018, the Group was using the main rolling stock components, vehicles and IT hardware under the finance lease agreements in effect. The agreements that are currently in effect were concluded for the term from 3 to 10 years in PLN, EUR and CZK. The collateral established to secure the repayment of liabilities is described in Note 7.5.
Items in foreign currencies
Reconciliation of debt liabilities
Net debt is construed by the Group as the sum of bank loans, borrowings and lease liabilities minus cash and cash equivalents and deposits longer than 3 months.
EBITDA is defined in the statement of profit or loss and other comprehensive income as operating profit plus depreciation and impairment losses. The Parent Company’s Management Board perceives EBITDA as a key performance measure.
Net debt / EBITDA is one of the key indicators taken into consideration by the Parent Company’s Management Board in analysing financial liquidity and creditworthiness.
Unused credit lines
On 24 May 2018, an overdraft facility agreement was entered into by the Parent Company with Bank Polska Kasa Opieki S.A. for up to PLN 100 million. The facility will be available for a period of 12 months until 24 May 2019, with an option to extend the availability period by an additional 12 months, i.e. until 24 May 2020.
Breach of the terms and conditions of the loan agreements
As at 31 December 2018, there were no breaches of any loan agreements.