8.17 COVID-19: Impact on the financial statements in the financial year under review

The COVID-19 outbreak has developed rapidly in 2020. Measures taken by various governments to contain the virus have affected economic activity. We have taken a number of measures to monitor and prevent the effects of COVID-19 such as health and safety measures for our people (like physical distancing and working from home). Orell Füssli Ltd did not apply for short-time working or for a COVID-19 credit.