Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA operates in the Construction materials sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares St. Gobain with three other
lumber and hardware stores in Europe:
of the United Kingdom
sales of £2.78 billion [US$3.66 billion]
of which 29%
was SIG Distribution),
Grafton Group PLC
(3.10 billion Euro [US$3.59 billion]
of which 91%
was Merchanting), and
Frauenthal Holding AG
based in Austria
(904.45 million Euro [US$1.05 billion]
of which 69%
was Sanitation Wholesale).
St. Gobain reported sales of 40.81 billion Euro (US$47.23 billion)
December of 2017.
increase of 4.4%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 39.09 billion Euro.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, St. Gobain had sales
of 43.20 billion Euro.
Sales of Building Materials - Exterior Solutions saw an increase
7.8% in 2017, from
5.13 billion Euro to 5.53 billion Euro.
Not all segments of St. Gobain experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Other fell 9.5% to 19.00 million Euro.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).