DS Smith PLC operates in the Paper mills sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares DS Smith PLC with three other
paper and pulp mills in Europe:
BillerudKorsnas AB (publ)
sales of 21.66 billion Swedish Kronor [US$2.49 billion]
of which 39%
was Packaging Paper),
Semapa - Sociedade de Investimento e Gestao SGPS, S.A.
(2.07 billion Euro [US$2.33 billion]
of which 76%
was Pulp and Paper), and
based in Sweden
(15.51 billion Swedish Kronor [US$1.78 billion]
of which 35%
DS Smith PLC reported sales of £4.07 billion (US$5.29 billion)
April of 2016.
increase of 6.4%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were £3.82 billion.
Sales of Central Europe and Italy saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
36.3% in 2016, from
£750.00 million to £1.02 billion.
DS Smith PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Western Europe (up 10.9% to £1.04 billion)
Not all segments of DS Smith PLC experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Dch and Northern Europe fell 7.5% to £853.00 million.
DS Smith PLC also experienced decreases in sales in
Plastics (down 6.3% to £283.00 million)