Umicore SA operates in the Primary copper sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Umicore SA with three other
copper companies in Europe:
Vedanta Resources PLC
of the United Kingdom
sales of £7.15 billion [US$9.66 billion]
of which 30%
was Copper- India/ Australia),
(9.47 billion Euro [US$11.36 billion]
of which 73%
was Copper Products), and
GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO
based in Russia
(544.33 billion Russian Rubles [US$9.37 billion]
of which 74%
was GMK Group).
Umicore SA reported sales of 10.44 billion Euro (US$12.52 billion)
December of 2016.
increase of 7.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 9.70 billion Euro.
Sales of Corporate and Investments saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
21.3% in 2016, from
26.18 million Euro to 31.75 million Euro.
Umicore SA also saw significant increases in sales in
Recycling (up 12.8% to 6.23 billion Euro)
Not all segments of Umicore SA experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Energy and Surface Technologies fell 0.5% to 1.41 billion Euro.