Trade and Other Receivables

in € millions12/31/201712/31/2016
Trade receivables271
Other receivables6075
Trade receivables3,2903,149
Other receivables720704

The item “Other receivables” includes, receivables in the amount of €103 million (previous year: €114 million) mainly relating to accounts receivables sold, which are acquired by Arvato Financial Solutions from third parties in the course of its services in receivables management and then resold, and receivables from participations in the amount of €25 million (previous year: €27 million).