Safran operates within the Aircraft engines and engine parts sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Safran with three other
aircraft manufacturers in Europe:
Rolls Royce Holdings Plc
of the United Kingdom
sales of £15.73 billion [US$20.22 billion]
of which 47%
was Civil Aerospace),
(12.24 billion Euro [US$13.47 billion]
of which 45%
was Electronic, Defense and Security Systems), and
BAE Systems PLC
based in the United Kingdom
(£16.82 billion [US$21.62 billion]
of which 33%
During the year ended December of 2018, sales at
Safran were 21.03 billion Euro (US$23.13 billion).
increase of 24.1%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were 16.94 billion Euro.
Sales of Aerospace Propulsion saw an increase
7.3% in 2018, from
9.74 billion Euro to 10.45 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Safran experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Holding Company and Other fell 10.0% to 18.00 million Euro.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Safran also experienced decreases in sales in
Aircraft Equipment (down 0.4% to 5.40 billion Euro)