Hindustan Unilever Limited operates in the Soap and other detergents sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Hindustan Unilever Limited with three other
cosmetics and toiletry producers in Asia:
Jyothy Laboratories Limited
sales of 16.47 billion Indian Rupees [US$246.99 million]
of which 73%
was Soaps and Detergent),
Godrej Consumer Products Ltd
(89.67 billion Indian Rupees [US$1.34 billion]
of which 100%
was Personal and Household Care products), and
Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited
(41.62 billion Indian Rupees [US$624.34 million]
of which 100%
was Personal Care).
Hindustan Unilever Limited reported sales of 331.94 billion Indian Rupees (US$4.98 billion)
March of 2016.
increase of 3.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 319.72 billion Indian Rupees.
Sales at Hindustan Unilever Limited have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 66%).
Sales of Processed Foods saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
11.9% in 2016, from
18.92 billion Indian Rupees to 21.17 billion Indian Rupees.
Hindustan Unilever Limited also saw significant increases in sales in
Personal Products (up 7.4% to 97.72 billion Indian Rupees)
Beverages (up 6.9% to 38.81 billion Indian Rupees)
Not all segments of Hindustan Unilever Limited experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Others fell 2.5% to 23.32 billion Indian Rupees.