2. Selling, general and administrative costs

Selling costs amount to €10,100 thousand in 2014 and mainly comprise marketing, advertising and sales personnel costs.

General and administrative costs amount to €89,396 thousand in 2014 (€54,361 thousand in 2013) and mainly comprise expenses which are not attributable to sales, production and research and development functions net of any intercompany recharge due to services provided to Group subsidiaries.