Getinge AB operates in the Surgical and medical instruments sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Getinge AB with three other
medical equipment manufacturers in Europe:
Orthofix Medical Inc
of the Netherlands
sales of 380.84 million Euro [US$444.38 million]
of which 43%
Ypsomed Holding AG
(389.56 million Swiss Francs [US$403.68 million]
of which 63%
was Delivery Devices), and
based in Germany
(1.35 billion Euro [US$1.57 billion]
of which 56%
was Plastic Systems).
Getinge AB reported sales of SEK 22.50 billion (US$2.53 billion)
December of 2017.
decrease of 24.4%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were SEK 29.76 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Getinge AB had sales
of SEK 24.25 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 1.9% decline
in Surgical Workflows, from SEK 10.50 billion to SEK 10.29 billion.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Acute Care Therapies (up 3.4% to SEK 12.20 billion)