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:
Grafton Group PLC
sales of 3.06 billion Euro [US$3.25 billion]
of which 91%
of the United Kingdom
(£2.57 billion [US$3.13 billion]
of which 55%
was UK and Ireland), and
Braas Monier Building Group SA
based in Luxembourg
(1.26 billion Euro [US$1.34 billion]
of which 33%
was Central, Northern & Eastern Europe).
St. Gobain reported sales of 39.62 billion Euro (US$42.15 billion)
December of 2015.
decrease of 3.5%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 41.05 billion Euro.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, St. Gobain had sales
of 40.12 billion Euro.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 56.0% decline
in Other, from 25.00 million Euro to 11.00 million Euro.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Building Distribution (up 0.2% to 18.85 billion Euro)
Building Materials - Interior Solutions (up 7.6% to 5.91 billion Euro)
Building Materials - Exterior Solutions (up 4.7% to 5.29 billion Euro)
Flat Glass (up 6.6% to 5.19 billion Euro)
High Performance Materials (up 6.5% to 4.39 billion Euro)