Vedanta Ltd operates in the Copper ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Vedanta Ltd with three other
copper companies in Asia:
Dowa Holdings Company Limited
sales of 410.50 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.62 billion]
of which 46%
was Smelting Sector),
Sumitomo Metal Mining Co Ltd
(786.15 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.94 billion]
of which 69%
was Metallurgy), and
Mitsubishi Materials Corporation
based in Japan
(1.30 trillion Japanese Yen [US$11.51 billion]
of which 48%
was Metal business).
Vedanta Ltd reported sales of 722.25 billion Indian Rupees (US$11.21 billion)
March of 2017.
increase of 12.1%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 644.34 billion Indian Rupees.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when Vedanta Ltd
reported sales of 737.10 billion Indian Rupees.
Sales of Iron Ore saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
422.6% in 2017, from
8.13 billion Indian Rupees to 42.49 billion Indian Rupees.
Vedanta Ltd also saw significant increases in sales in
Aluminum (up 21.1% to 148.15 billion Indian Rupees)
Power (up 20.7% to 55.19 billion Indian Rupees)
Not all segments of Vedanta Ltd experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Others fell 94.7% to 911.90 million Indian Rupees.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Vedanta Ltd also experienced decreases in sales in
Oil and Gas (down 4.9% to 82.04 billion Indian Rupees)