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|Outbound freight costs and duties||89.9||68.2|
|Energy and maintenance expenses||107.9||74.0|
|Other operating expenses||161.3||86.2|
|Other operating income||-15.0||-12.5|
|Total other operating expenses, net||506.0||343.9|
“Other operating income” includes, among other things, insurance benefits received, rental income, gains from sales of fixed assets and catering revenues.
In 2015, costs of MCHF 14.6 (PY: MCHF 15.3) were capitalized as property, plant and equipment or intangible assets. This includes in particular tools and assembly lines that are part of the production process, as well as capitalized product development costs. The amount was deducted pro-rata from “personnel expenses”, “cost of materials” and “other operating expenses, net”.