Cabot Corporation operates within the Carbon black sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Cabot with three other
chemical manufacturers in North America:
Versum Materials Inc
sales of $1.13 billion
of which 74%
Chr Hansen Holding A/S
of which 58%
was Food Cultures & Enzymes), and
KMG Chemicals, Inc.
of which 83%
was Electronic Chemicals).
During the year ended September of 2017, sales at
Cabot were $2.72 billion.
increase of 12.7%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $2.41 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when Cabot
reported sales of $2.87 billion.
Sales of Reinforcement Materials saw an increase
24.6% in 2017, from
$1.11 billion to $1.38 billion.
Not all segments of Cabot experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Specialty Fluids Segment fell 12.8% to $41.00 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Cabot also experienced decreases in sales in
Purification Solutions (down 3.1% to $281.00 million)