BHP Billiton Limited operates in the Iron ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares BHP Billiton Limited with three other
iron ore producers in North America:
Century Global Commodities Corp
sales of 1.43 million Canadian Dollars [US$1.15 million]
BHP Billiton PLC
of which 38%
was Iron Ore), and
Admiralty Resources NL
BHP Billiton Limited reported sales of $38.28 billion
June of 2017.
increase of 23.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $30.91 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when BHP Billiton Limited
reported sales of $44.64 billion.
Sales of Coal saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
67.7% in 2017, from
$4.52 billion to $7.58 billion.
BHP Billiton Limited also saw significant increases in sales in
Iron Ore (up 38.8% to $14.62 billion)
Not all segments of BHP Billiton Limited experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Petroleum fell 0.3% to $6.87 billion.