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 7.07 billion Danish Kroner [US$1.01 billion]
of which 60%
was Food Cultures & Enzymes),
(14.14 billion Danish Kroner [US$2.02 billion]
based in Germany
(722.60 million Euro [US$766.28 million]
of which 99%
was Bioethanol, Food and animal Feed Product).
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company were £10.71 billion (US$12.91 billion).
increase of 6.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were £10.06 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company
reported sales of £11.16 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company had sales
of £9.98 billion.
Sales of New Businesses saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
72.2% in 2016, from
£93.30 million to £160.70 million.
Not all segments of Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Fine Chemicals fell 12.3% to £324.90 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company also experienced decreases in sales in
Emission Control Technologies (down 2.6% to £3.48 billion)
Process Technologies (down 8.2% to £550.70 million)