Posco operates in the Blast furnaces and steel mills sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Posco with three other
steel companies in Asia:
Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation
sales of 5.61 trillion Japanese Yen [US$49.20 billion]
of which 87%
was Steel Business),
JFE Holdings Incorporated
(3.85 trillion Japanese Yen [US$33.77 billion]
of which 48%
was Steel Business), and
Tata Steel Limited
based in India
(1.40 trillion Indian Rupees [US$20.59 billion]
of which 92%
Posco reported sales of 58.19 trillion Korean Won (US$49.70 billion)
December of 2015.
decrease of 10.6%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 65.10 trillion Korean Won.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Posco had sales
of 60.64 trillion Korean Won.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 22.7% decline
in Other, from 3.97 trillion Korean Won to 3.07 trillion Korean Won.
There were also decreases in sales in
Steel (down 11.1% to 28.29 trillion Korean Won)
Trading (down 13.5% to 18.32 trillion Korean Won)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Construction (up 4.9% to 8.52 trillion Korean Won)