Vale S.A operates in the Iron ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Vale S.A with three other
iron ore producers in Latin America:
Shougang Hierro Peru SAA
sales of 1.08 billion Peruvian New Sols [US$318.68 million]
Compania Minera Santa Luisa S.A.
(129.03 million Peruvian New Sols [US$38.20 million]
Sociedad Punta del Cobre SA
based in Chile
(128.75 billion Chilean Pesos [US$193.13 million]
Vale S.A reported sales of 85.50 billion Brazilian Reals (US$27.07 billion)
December of 2015.
decrease of 3.1%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 88.27 billion Brazilian Reals.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Vale S.A had sales
of 83.23 billion Brazilian Reals.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 82.4% decline
in Others, from 2.35 billion Brazilian Reals to 414.00 million Brazilian Reals.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Basic Metals (up 13.0% to 20.49 billion Brazilian Reals)
Fertilizers (up 31.6% to 7.44 billion Brazilian Reals)