Glencore PLC operates within the Copper ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Glencore PLC with three other
copper companies in Europe:
sales of 9.70 billion Euro [US$10.65 billion]
of which 57%
(11.00 billion Euro [US$12.07 billion]
of which 76%
was Copper Products), and
Vedanta Resources PLC
(£8.01 billion [US$9.85 billion]
of which 29%
was Copper- India/ Australia).
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Glencore PLC were £111.81 billion (US$137.52 billion).
decrease of 16.8%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were £134.32 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 96.7% decline
in Corporate/eliminations, from £80.20 million to £2.62 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Energy Products (down 31.6% to £54.83 billion)
Agriculture Products (down 3.2% to £15.18 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Metals and Minerals (up 7.7% to £43.24 billion)