African Oxygen Ltd operates in the Industrial gases sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares African Oxygen with three other
major worldwide industrial gas manufactuers:
Nippon Chemical Industrial Co Ltd
sales of 35.97 billion Japanese Yen [US$347.79 million]
of which 52%
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
of the United States
(2015 sales: $9.89 billion
of which 37%
was Industrial Gases- Americas), and
based in France
(2015 sales of 16.38 billion Euro [US$17.98 billion]
of which 90%
was Gas and Services).
Note: not all of these companies have the same fiscal year: the most recent data for each company are being used.
African Oxygen reported sales of 5.47 billion South African Rands (US$395.59 million)
December of 2015.
decrease of 6.2%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 5.83 billion South African Rands.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 23.6% decline
in Rest of Africa, from 988.00 million South African Rands to 755.00 million South African Rands.
There were also decreases in sales in
Lpg (down 14.8% to 1.82 billion South African Rands)
Hardgoods (down 15.7% to 788.00 million South African Rands)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Atmospheric Gases (up 18.8% to 2.11 billion South African Rands)