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:
Mayr-Melnhof Karton AG
sales of 2.18 billion Euro [US$2.34 billion]
of which 57%
was MM Packaging),
of the United Kingdom
(£4.93 billion [US$6.12 billion]
of which 29%
was Fibre Packaging), and
Metsa Board Oyj
based in Finland
(2.01 billion Euro [US$2.15 billion]
of which 80%
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Smurfit Kappa Group plc were 8.11 billion Euro (US$8.69 billion).
a very small
increase of 0.3%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 8.08 billion Euro.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at Smurfit Kappa Group plc.
Sales of Europe saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
1.8% in 2015, from
6.14 billion Euro to 6.25 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Smurfit Kappa Group plc experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Americas fell 4.5% to 1.86 billion Euro.