Smurfit Kappa Group plc operates within the Corrugated & solid fiber boxes sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Smurfit Kappa Group plc with three other
manufacturers of paperboard containers and boxes in Europe:
of the United Kingdom
sales of £5.47 billion [US$7.28 billion]
of which 28%
was Fibre Packaging),
Metsa Board Oyj
(1.72 billion Euro [US$2.04 billion]
Mayr-Melnhof Karton AG
based in Austria
(2.27 billion Euro [US$2.70 billion]
of which 59%
was MM Packaging).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Smurfit Kappa Group plc were 8.16 billion Euro (US$9.68 billion).
a very small
increase of 0.6%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 8.11 billion Euro.
This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at Smurfit Kappa Group plc.
Sales of Americas saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
8.2% in 2016, from
1.86 billion Euro to 2.01 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Smurfit Kappa Group plc experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Europe fell 1.6% to 6.15 billion Euro.