Sonoco Products Co operates within the Fiber cans, drums & similar products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sonoco Products Co with three other
manufacturers of paperboard containers and boxes in North America:
Packaging Corporation of America
sales of $5.78 billion
of which 79%
Graphic Packaging Holding Company
of which 77%
was North America Consumer Packaging), and
based in Canada
(4.00 billion Canadian Dollars [US$2.96 billion]
of which 34%
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Sonoco Products Co were $4.78 billion.
decrease of 3.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $4.96 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Sonoco Products Co had sales
of $4.50 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 14.1% decline
in Display and Packaging, from $606.11 million to $520.41 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Consumer Packaging (down 3.7% to $2.04 billion)
Paper and Industrial Converted Products (down 2.1% to $1.69 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Protective Solutions (up 4.0% to $525.90 million)