3. Other operating income
Gains on disposals of property, plant and equipment
Rents from investment property
Gains on sale of subsidiaries and businesses
Gains on disposal of property, plant and equipment consists mainly of sale gains on buildings, real-estate and land. In 2016 Posti disposed of e.g. a Pennala logistics center located in Orimattila and in 2015 postal centers in Tampere, Kuopio and Oulu, as well as its warehouse in Tuusula. Rental income consists mainly of rents for the Group’s buildings and apartments. Other items include services and sales of materials.
Gains on sale of subsidiaries and businesses 2016 include the disposal of OpusCapita business operations in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, which served the local markets in the Baltic countries. In 2015 Posti disposed of road freight operations in Sweden, Norway and Denmark, as well as its international freight business in Finland.