Solvay Societe Anonyme operates within the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Solvay Societe Anonyme with three other
plastic manufacturers in Europe:
Groep Brussel Lambert NV
sales of 5.74 billion Euro [US$6.75 billion]
of which 73%
(2.13 billion Euro [US$2.51 billion]
of which 99%
was Fibers), and
based in Germany
(7.70 billion Euro [US$9.06 billion]
of which 35%
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Solvay Societe Anonyme were 11.40 billion Euro (US$13.42 billion).
increase of 3.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 11.05 billion Euro.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at Solvay Societe Anonyme.
Sales of Advanced Materials saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
29.4% in 2016, from
3.33 billion Euro to 4.31 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Solvay Societe Anonyme experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Corporate and Business Support fell 36.4% to 7.00 million Euro.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Solvay Societe Anonyme also experienced decreases in sales in
Performance Chemicals (down 20.4% to 2.46 billion Euro)
Funcional Polymerys (down 3.6% to 1.44 billion Euro)