Vesuvius PLC operates within the Clay refractories sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Vesuvius PLC with three other
clay and ceramic product manufacturers in Europe:
Villeroy & Boch Aktiengesellschaft
sales of 820.10 million Euro [US$913.26 million]
of which 64%
was Bathroom & Wellness),
Panaria Group Industrie Ceramiche SPA
(377.05 million Euro [US$419.87 million]
of which 37%
was Europe), and
(£434.69 million [US$548.85 million]
of which 100%
was Construction Materials).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Vesuvius PLC were £1.40 billion (US$1.77 billion).
increase of 6.0%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were £1.32 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Vesuvius PLC
reported sales of £1.44 billion.
Sales of Foundry saw an increase
8.2% in 2016, from
£424.40 million to £459.40 million.