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:
IMA Industria Macchine Automatiche SpA
sales of 1.11 billion Euro [US$1.18 billion]
of which 53%
was Tea, Food and Other),
Weir Group PLC
of the United Kingdom
(£1.92 billion [US$2.31 billion]
of which 54%
was Minerals), and
based in Switzerland
(2.97 billion Swiss Francs [US$2.94 billion]
of which 55%
was Sulzer Pumps Equipment).
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Krones were 3.17 billion Euro (US$3.37 billion).
increase of 7.5%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 2.95 billion Euro.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Krones
(and since 2010, sales have increased a total of 46%).
Sales of Machines and Lines for Products Filling A saw an increase
8.6% in 2015, from
2.49 billion Euro to 2.71 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Krones experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Machines and Lines for Beverage Productsi fell 0.0% to 358.68 million Euro.