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SAAM (Sociedad Matriz) is a company providing towage, port terminals, and logistics services. Its Towage segment offers berthing and de-berthing, assistance, salvage, and towage services, oil and gas platforms positioning and anchoring services, and specialized services for ships at offshore terminals. The Port Terminals segment operates ten terminals, while the Logistics and Others segment provides trucking, warehousing, cold storage, and value-added services, such as freight, ground assistance, customs storage, charter, and passenger services at airports.
TypePublic
Founded1961
HQLas Condes, CL
Websitesaam.com
Employee Ratings3.7

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)8,874(+7%)
Revenue (FY, 2021)$748.5 M(+29%)
Share Price (May 2022)$59
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at SAAM

Macario Valdes R

Macario Valdes R

Chief Executive Officer
Javier Olivos

Javier Olivos

Chief Business Development Officer
Claudio Aguilera C

Claudio Aguilera C

Chief Information Officer
Eric Lobo Gonzalez

Eric Lobo Gonzalez

Chief Executive Officer Aerosan
Rafael Ferrada

Rafael Ferrada

Corporate Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Mauricio Carrasco

Mauricio Carrasco

Managing Director, Port Terminal Division
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SAAM Office Locations

SAAM has offices in Las Condes, Valparaíso and Espíritu Santo
Las Condes, CL (HQ)
Av. Apoquindo 4800 Tower II 18th floor
Valparaíso, CL
Blanco 937
Espíritu Santo, CR
Base de Remolcadores, costado norte
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SAAM Financials and Metrics

SAAM Revenue

SAAM's revenue was reported to be $748.47 m in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

748.5m

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

244.6m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

32.7%

Net income (FY, 2021)

85.8m

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

268.3m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

150.1m

Market capitalization (20-May-2022)

574.5b

Closing stock price (20-May-2022)

59.0

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

324.0m

EV

574.9b
SAAM's current market capitalization is $574.5 b.
USDFY, 2018FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

516.0m584.1m748.5m

Revenue growth, %

10%

Cost of goods sold

(195.1m)396.0m503.9m

Gross profit

323.1m188.1m244.6m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

222.1m241.4m229.6m317.7m324.0m

Accounts Receivable

63.8m63.4m74.0m79.9m118.6m

Prepaid Expenses

4.3m7.0m9.4m6.7m

Inventories

13.7m12.9m16.1m15.9m20.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

148.0m229.6m236.5m221.4m207.8m237.4m262.1m252.2m303.5m215.6m245.5m316.8m283.3m252.4m264.8m

Accounts Receivable

68.9m70.8m68.4m68.0m62.2m55.2m65.7m59.8m57.7m71.0m63.2m61.2m88.5m115.4m116.7m

Prepaid Expenses

7.0m6.5m6.8m9.1m7.2m10.6m10.3m9.8m8.2m

Inventories

15.6m14.9m13.8m13.9m13.2m14.0m12.7m12.6m13.1m16.7m16.4m16.5m19.7m19.8m20.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

61.8m69.9m71.7m85.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

76.9m117.0m148.0m170.2m172.7m

Purchases of PP&E

(62.6m)(47.9m)(50.9m)(59.5m)(52.5m)

Cash From Investing Activities

22.8m(14.7m)(210.3m)(67.5m)(53.5m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

21.2m37.7m54.4m19.2m34.9m43.2m18.8m39.8m60.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

11.9m21.2m46.7m16.8m52.4m87.7m25.9m61.6m105.5m30.3m76.5m119.9m28.5m77.6m133.2m

Purchases of PP&E

(9.9m)(36.5m)(49.9m)(9.6m)(17.5m)(20.7m)(6.7m)(17.6m)(34.1m)(21.7m)(30.2m)(37.9m)(8.2m)(24.8m)(40.4m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(38.7m)68.5m57.6m(6.1m)(7.7m)4.7m9.6m7.3m(6.9m)(14.8m)(22.8m)(27.7m)(32.2m)(48.6m)(67.4m)
USDQ1, 2017

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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SAAM Operating Metrics

FY, 2018Q1, 2019FY, 2019FY, 2020

Countries

131211

Ports

677069

Port Terminals

10101010

Tugboats Owned

153152153
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SAAM Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Aerosan Airport Services S.A.
Baru Offshore de México S.A.P.I
Concesionaria SAAM Costa Rica S.A
Ecuaestibas S.A
EOP Crew Management de México S.A. de C.V.
Inmobiliaria San Marco Ltda.
Intertug México S.A. de C.V.
Inversiones Alaria S.A..II
Inversiones Habsburgo S.A.
Inversiones San Marco Ltda.
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SAAM Revenue Breakdown

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SAAM revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.5% from Logistics, 18.8% from Ports, 22.7% from Towage, 8.5% from Logistics, 18.8% from Ports and 22.7% from Towage

SAAM revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.0% from Central America, 11.9% from Chile, 11.3% from North America, 19.8% from South America, 7.0% from Central America, 11.9% from Chile, 11.3% from North America and 19.8% from South America

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SAAM Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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SAAM Online and Social Media Presence

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SAAM News and Updates

SAAM Towage acuerda adquisición de negocio de remolcaje de Ian Taylor en Perú

SAAM Towage informó del acuerdo con la empresa Ian Taylor para adquirir las operaciones de remolcaje de dicha empresa en Perú, que actualmente presta servicios con cuatro remolcadores, en los puertos de Callao y Paita. “Este acuerdo, al igual que la adquisición en Canadá de las empresas Standard Tow…

SAAM y dirigentes portuarios se reúnen en inédito encuentro ampliado

Un fructífero encuentro sostuvieron representantes de los trabajadores de los terminales portuarios de SAAM en Chile, directivos y ejecutivos de la compañía, que se reunieron durante dos días en el denominado “Primer Encuentro Portuario”, para analizar la coyuntura actual y los desafíos de la indust…

SAAM Towage Chile Prepares to Receive New Tug with the Highest Operating Standards

SAAM Towage Chile will soon receive a new tug, the Mataquito II, which already passed its seaworthiness testing in Turkey, the last step before being commissioned.

SAAM Towage Chile se prepara para recibir nuevo remolcador con los más altos estándares operacionales

SAAM Towage Chile recibirá un nuevo remolcador. Se trata del Mataquito II, que ya pasó todas sus pruebas de aceptación en la mar en Turquía, última etapa antes de su puesta en servicio.

SAAM to Distribute Record Dividend and Confirms Additional Investments

SAAM, a provider of port, towage and logistics services in 14 countries in the Americas, held its annual general meeting today. At the event, it announced plans to invest around US$100 million this year, mostly in equipment for its port terminals, five new high-tech vessels for its fleet and mainten…

SAAM entregará mayor dividendo de su historia y confirma inversiones adicionales

SAAM, empresa que presta servicios de remolcaje, portuarios y logísticos en 14 países del continente, realizó esta mañana su Junta de Accionistas, ocasión en que informó que planea invertir este año cerca de US$ 100 millones que se destinarán mayormente a reforzar equipamiento en sus terminales port…
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SAAM Blogs

SAAM Towage Tugs Flagged and Given Green Light to Operate in El Salvador

La entrada SAAM Towage Tugs Flagged and Given Green Light to Operate in El Salvador se publicó primero en SAAM.

SAAM Receives Cutting Edge Tug to Reinforce its Services in Panama

La entrada SAAM Receives Cutting Edge Tug to Reinforce its Services in Panama se publicó primero en SAAM.

SAAM Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SAAM founded?

    SAAM was founded in 1961.

  • Who are SAAM key executives?

    SAAM's key executives are Macario Valdes R, Javier Olivos and Claudio Aguilera C.

  • How many employees does SAAM have?

    SAAM has 8,874 employees.

  • What is SAAM revenue?

    Latest SAAM annual revenue is $748.5 m.

  • What is SAAM revenue per employee?

    Latest SAAM revenue per employee is $84.3 k.

  • Who are SAAM competitors?

    Competitors of SAAM include DP World Lirquen, Tercon Terminales De Contenedores and Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone.

  • Where is SAAM headquarters?

    SAAM headquarters is located at Av. Apoquindo 4800 Tower II 18th floor, Las Condes.

  • Where are SAAM offices?

    SAAM has offices in Las Condes, Valparaíso and Espíritu Santo.

  • How many offices does SAAM have?

    SAAM has 3 offices.