Vedanta Resources PLC operates in the Copper ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Vedanta Resources PLC with three other
copper companies in Europe:
sales of £2.69 billion [US$3.36 billion]
GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO
(544.33 billion Russian Rubles [US$9.43 billion]
of which 74%
was GMK Group), and
KGHM Polska Miedz S.A.
based in Poland
(19.16 billion Polish New Zlotys [US$4.84 billion]
Vedanta Resources PLC reported sales of £7.15 billion (US$8.93 billion)
March of 2016.
decrease of 10.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were £8.01 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Vedanta Resources PLC had sales
of £7.33 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 40.9% decline
in Oil and Gas, from £1.49 billion to £880.53 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Copper- India/ Australia (down 7.1% to £2.13 billion)
Zinc (down 4.1% to £1.41 billion)
Aluminum (down 12.8% to £1.13 billion)
Zinc-International (down 28.6% to £260.70 million)
Eliminations (down 11.5% to £15.85 million)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Copper-Zambia (up 17.2% to £643.74 million)
Iron Ore (up 17.5% to £227.61 million)
Power (up 34.0% to £460.61 million)