Barry Callebaut AG operates within the Chocolate & cocoa products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Barry Callebaut AG with three other
bakery and confectionary companies in Europe:
Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Spruengli AG
sales of 4.09 billion Swiss Francs [US$4.23 billion]
of which 47%
Kerry Group PLC
(6.41 billion Euro [US$7.48 billion]
of which 79%
was Taste & Nutrition), and
(4.13 billion Swiss Francs [US$4.27 billion]
of which 47%
was Food - North America).
During the year ended August of 2017, sales at
Barry Callebaut AG were 6.81 billion Swiss Francs (US$7.04 billion).
a very small
increase of 1.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 6.68 billion Swiss Francs.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Barry Callebaut AG
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 41%).
Sales of Asia Pacific saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
13.4% in 2017, from
306.79 million Swiss Francs to 347.94 million Swiss Francs.
Barry Callebaut AG also saw significant increases in sales in
Emea (up 5.9% to 2.90 billion Swiss Francs)
Americas (up 2.8% to 1.67 billion Swiss Francs)
Not all segments of Barry Callebaut AG experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Global Cocoa fell 6.0% to 1.89 billion Swiss Francs.