Akzo Nobel N.V. operates within the Paints and allied products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Akzo Nobel N.V. with three other
paint manufacters in Europe:
Oc Oerlikon Corporation Pfaeffikon AG
sales of 2.33 billion Swiss Francs [US$2.38 billion]
of which 53%
was Surface Solutions),
(10.50 billion Euro [US$12.35 billion]
based in Switzerland
(5.85 billion Swiss Francs [US$5.98 billion]
of which 44%
was Plastics & Coatings).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Akzo Nobel N.V. were 14.20 billion Euro (US$16.70 billion).
decrease of 4.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 14.86 billion Euro.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Akzo Nobel N.V. had sales
of 15.70 billion Euro.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 5.0% decline
in Performance Coatings, from 5.94 billion Euro to 5.64 billion Euro.
There were also decreases in sales in
Specialty Chemicals (down 4.1% to 4.76 billion Euro)
Decorative Paints (down 4.1% to 3.79 billion Euro)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Other (up 150.0% to 5.00 million Euro)