Low & Bonar PLC operates in the Fabricated rubber products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Low & Bonar PLC with three other
producers of rubber products (except tires) in Europe:
James Halstead plc
sales of £226.14 million [US$293.31 million]
of which 100%
Societe Internationale de Plantations d'Heveas SA
(267.87 million Euro [US$299.63 million]
of which 93%
was Rubber), and
(£572.50 million [US$742.54 million]
of which 56%
was Advanced Engineering Products).
Low & Bonar PLC reported sales of £400.00 million (US$518.81 million)
November of 2016.
a very small
increase of 1.1%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were £395.80 million.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Low & Bonar PLC
reported sales of £410.60 million.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Low & Bonar PLC had sales
of £388.70 million.
Sales of Building and Industrial saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
19.0% in 2016, from
£61.70 million to £73.40 million.
Low & Bonar PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Coated Technical Textiles (up 7.8% to £129.80 million)
Interiors and Transport (up 17.8% to £106.00 million)