Valhi Incorporated operates in the Industrial inorganic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Valhi with three other
manufacturers of titanium dioxide:
sales of 2.36 billion Euro [US$2.54 billion]
of which 62%
Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha Limited
(102.90 billion Japanese Yen [US$913.78 million]
of which 49%
was Inorganic Chemicals Business), and
NL Industries Inc
of which 100%
was Component Products).
Valhi reported sales of $1.57 billion
December of 2016.
increase of 2.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $1.53 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Valhi
reported sales of $1.86 billion.
Sales of Real Estate Management and Development saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
53.5% in 2016, from
$30.10 million to $46.20 million.
Valhi also saw significant increases in sales in
Waste Management (up 5.3% to $47.40 million)
Not all segments of Valhi experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Component Products fell 0.1% to $108.90 million.