Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 


Crown research institutes' surplus continues to grow


Crown research institutes' surplus continues to grow – Media release

Crown research institutes’ operating surplus was $30.2 million in the year ended 30 June 2012, Statistics New Zealand said today. Their operating surplus was $4.4 million larger than the year ended June 2011, when income exceeded spending by $25.9 million.

After allowing for valuation gains and losses, payment of dividend, profits and losses on sales of fixed assets and income tax, Crown research institutes recorded a total comprehensive income (a bottom line) of $23.9 million. This surplus is $1.9 million greater than in 2011.

Crown research institutes’ operating income (funding earned to provide core services) increased by 1.6 percent compared with the year ended June 2011, to $695.5 million. Spending on core services rose 1.0 percent to $665.2 million. The largest contributor to the increase in operating income was government revenue, which increased by $12.8 million. Employee costs (up $5.6 million) were the largest contributor to the increase in operating expenses.

Crown research institutes reduced their liabilities by 10.6 percent, to $205.4 million at 30 June 2012. Their total assets grew by 0.3 percent in value, to $732.0 million. Total equity (difference between assets and liabilities) increased by 5.3 percent, up $26.5 million.

Authorised by:
Vince Galvin
Acting Government Statistician

Published 5 December 2012

For more information about these statistics:
• Visit Crown Research Institute Statistics: Year ended 30 June 2012
• Open the attached files

Information release (PDF) Tables (Excel) Copy of this media release (PDF)

(See attached file: CrownResearchInstituteStatisticsYe30Jun12.pdf)(See attached file: cris-yejun12-all-tables.xls)(See attached file: CrownResearchInstituteStatisticsYe30Jun12MR.pdf)

CrownResearchInstituteStatisticsYe30Jun12MR.pdf

crisyejun12alltables.xls

CrownResearchInstituteStatisticsYe30Jun12.pdf


ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Half Empty: Fonterra's 2017 Opening Forecast Below Expectations

Fonterra Cooperative Group raised its forecast farmgate milk payout for next season by less than expected as the world's largest dairy exporter predicts lower prices will crimp production and supply will pick up. The New Zealand dollar fell. More>>

ALSO:

Pest Control: Mouse Blitz Team Leaves For Antipodes

The Million Dollar Mouse project to rid Antipodes Island of mice is underway with the departure of a rodent eradication team to the remote nature reserve and World Heritage Area. More>>

Gongs Got: Canon Media Awards & NZ Radio Awards Happen

Radio NZ: RNZ website The Wireless, which is co-funded by NZ On Air, was named best website, while Toby Manhire and Toby Morris won the best opinion general writing section for their weekly column on rnz.co.nz and Tess McClure won the best junior feature writer section. More>>

ALSO:

Pre-Budget: Debt Focus Risks Losing Opportunity To Stoke Economy

The Treasury is likely to upgrade its forecasts for economic growth in Budget 2016 next week but Finance Minister Bill English has already signalled that more of his focus is on debt repayment than on fiscal stimulus or tax cuts... More>>

ALSO:

Fulton Hogan's Heroes: Managing Director Nick Miller Resigns

Fulton Hogan managing director Nick Miller will leave the privately owned construction company after seven years in charge. The Dunedin-based company has kicked off a search for a replacement, and Miller will stay on at the helm until March next year, or until a successor has been appointed and a transition period completed. More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On Electricity, Executions, And Bob Dylan

The Electricity Authority has unveiled the final version of its pricing plan for electricity transmission. This will change the way transmission prices (which comprise about 10% of the average power bill) are computed, and will add hundreds of dollars a year to power bills for many ordinary consumers. More>>

ALSO:

Half Empty: Fonterra NZ, Australia Milk Collection Drops In Season

Fonterra Cooperative Group says milk collection is down in New Zealand and Australia, its two largest markets, in the first 11 months of the season during a period of weak dairy prices. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news