ABB Limited operates in the Switchgear and switchboard apparatus sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares ABB Limited with three other
power transmission equipment manufacturers in Europe:
Smiths Group PLC
of the United Kingdom
sales of £2.90 billion [US$3.53 billion]
of which 31%
was John Crane),
Bavaria Industries Group AG
(828.97 million Euro [US$881.89 million]
of which 45%
was Serie/Automotive), and
based in the United Kingdom
(£717.30 million [US$873.69 million]
ABB Limited reported sales of 34.30 billion Swiss Francs (US$33.99 billion)
December of 2015.
decrease of 7.1%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 36.93 billion Swiss Francs.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, ABB Limited had sales
of 32.70 billion Swiss Francs.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 69.1% decline
in Corporate/other, from 187.34 million Swiss Francs to 57.85 million Swiss Francs.
There were also decreases in sales in
Discrete Automation and Motion (down 4.1% to 8.19 billion Swiss Francs)
Power Grids (down 0.1% to 8.05 billion Swiss Francs)
Process Automation (down 15.5% to 6.01 billion Swiss Francs)
Electrification Products (down 8.4% to 5.99 billion Swiss Francs)
Power Systems (down 3.7% to 5.91 billion Swiss Francs)