11.6 Amortisation, depreciation and impairment losses

  For the first six months of  
(€’000) 2013 2012
Amortisation and depreciation:    
- intangible assets 2,597 2,599
- property, plant and equipment 5,007 5,088
  7,604 7,687
Impairment losses:    
- current loans and receivables 274 3,498
- other assets - 41
  274 3,539
Total amortisation, depreciation and impairment losses 7,878 11,226

Amortisation/depreciation and impairment losses amount to €7,878 thousand, down €3,348 thousand on the same period of 2012, mainly following the smaller impairment losses on loans and receivables recognised by the parent, Ansaldo STS S.p.A..

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