Krones Ag operates within the Packaging machinery sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Krones with three other
industrial machinery manufacturers in Europe:
sales of 2.88 billion Swiss Francs [US$2.98 billion]
of which 52%
was Sulzer Pumps Equipment),
IMA Industria Macchine Automatiche SpA
(1.31 billion Euro [US$1.60 billion]
of which 58%
was Tea, Food and Other), and
Weir Group PLC
based in the United Kingdom
(£1.84 billion [US$2.55 billion]
of which 60%
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Krones were 3.39 billion Euro (US$4.13 billion).
increase of 6.9%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 3.17 billion Euro.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Krones
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 37%).
Sales of Machines and Lines for Beverage Productsi saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
26.6% in 2016, from
358.68 million Euro to 454.07 million Euro.
Krones also saw significant increases in sales in
Machines and Lines for the Compact Class (up 11.9% to 121.89 million Euro)