Danone SA operates within the Dry, condensed, evaporated products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Danone with three other
European food conglomerates:
sales of 89.47 billion Swiss Francs [US$92.62 billion]
of which 29%
was Zone Americas),
of the Netherlands
(2016 sales: 52.71 billion Euro [US$64.21 billion]
of which 38%
was Personal Care), and
Associated British Foods plc
based in the United Kingdom
(2017 sales of £15.36 billion [US$21.24 billion]
of which 46%
Note: not all of these companies have the same fiscal year: the most recent data for each company are being used.
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Danone were 21.94 billion Euro (US$26.73 billion).
decrease of 2.1%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 22.41 billion Euro.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 4.1% decline
in Waters, from 4.77 billion Euro to 4.57 billion Euro.
There were also decreases in sales in
Fresh Dairy Products (down 2.9% to 10.74 billion Euro)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Early Life Nutrition (up 0.5% to 5.02 billion Euro)
Medical Nutrition (up 1.6% to 1.62 billion Euro)