Eternit S.A. operates within the Nonmetallic mineral products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Eternit S.A. with three other
miscellaneous construction product manufacturers in developing countries:
Ruitai Materials Technology Company., Limited
sales of 1.75 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$262.93 million]
of which 100%
was Refractory Material Manufacturing),
Beijing Lier High-Temperature Materials Company Limited
(1.88 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$281.78 million]
of which 96%
was Refractory Industry), and
Innuovo Technology Co Ltd
based in China
(1.65 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$247.42 million]
of which 57%
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Eternit S.A. were 827.28 million Brazilian Reals (US$261.05 million).
decrease of 15.1%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 974.87 million Brazilian Reals.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Eternit S.A. had sales
of 820.24 million Brazilian Reals.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 31.0% decline
in Asbestos, from 329.17 million Brazilian Reals to 227.12 million Brazilian Reals.
There were also decreases in sales in
Cement (down 5.6% to 526.37 million Brazilian Reals)
Concrete Tiles (down 23.8% to 41.80 million Brazilian Reals)
Other (down 4.3% to 31.98 million Brazilian Reals)