Albemarle Corporation operates in the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Albemarle with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Nippon Shokubai Company Limited
sales of $2.69 billion
of which 55%
was Functional Chemicals Business),
A Schulman Inc
MPM Holdings Inc
of which 92%
was Formulated and Basic Silicones).
Albemarle reported sales of $2.68 billion
December of 2016.
decrease of 26.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $3.65 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Albemarle had sales
of $2.87 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 77.7% decline
in Corporate and Other, from $15.42 million to $3.44 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
All Other (down 61.6% to $180.99 million)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Refining Solutions (up 0.4% to $732.14 million)