Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company operates within the Industrial inorganic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company with three other
chemical manufacturers in Europe:
Chr Hansen Holding A/S
sales of 7.90 billion Danish Kroner [US$1.29 billion]
of which 58%
was Food Cultures & Enzymes),
Verbio Vereinigte Bioenergie AG
(726.44 million Euro [US$884.83 million]
of which 65%
was Biodiesel), and
based in Germany
(801.74 million Euro [US$976.54 million]
of which 99%
was Bioethanol, Food and animal Feed Product).
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company were £12.03 billion (US$16.53 billion).
increase of 12.3%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were £10.71 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company had sales
of £12.02 billion.
Sales of New Businesses saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
25.2% in 2017, from
£160.70 million to £201.20 million.
Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company also saw significant increases in sales in
Precious Metals (up 16.0% to £8.89 billion)
Not all segments of Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Fine Chemicals fell 3.1% to £314.90 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).