Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)


3 Months Ended
Jun. 27, 2020
Retirement Benefits [Abstract]  
The components of pension cost (income) for VF’s defined benefit plans were as follows:
  Three Months Ended June
(In thousands) 2020 2019
Service cost – benefits earned during the period $ 3,632    $ 3,381   
Interest cost on projected benefit obligations 11,948    14,761   
Expected return on plan assets (20,539)   (23,178)  
Amortization of deferred amounts:
Net deferred actuarial losses 2,863    4,019   
Deferred prior service costs (credits) (17)   13   
Net periodic pension cost (income) $ (2,113)   $ (1,004)  
The amounts reported in these disclosures have not been segregated between continuing and discontinued operations.

VF has reported the service cost component of net periodic pension cost (income) in operating income and the other components, which include interest cost, expected return on plan assets, and amortization of deferred actuarial losses and prior service costs (credits), in the other income (expense), net line item in the Consolidated Statements of Operations.

VF contributed $1.7 million to its defined benefit plans during the three months ended June 2020, and intends to make approximately $15.9 million of contributions during the remainder of Fiscal 2021.