Krones Ag operates within the Packaging machinery sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Krones with three other
industrial machinery manufacturers in Europe:
Weir Group PLC
of the United Kingdom
sales of £2.45 billion [US$3.13 billion]
of which 58%
IMA Industria Macchine Automatiche SpA
(1.50 billion Euro [US$1.66 billion]
of which 46%
was Tea, Food and Other), and
based in Switzerland
(3.36 billion Swiss Francs [US$3.37 billion]
of which 38%
was Sulzer Pumps Equipment).
During the year ended December of 2018, sales at
Krones were 3.85 billion Euro (US$4.25 billion).
increase of 4.4%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were 3.69 billion Euro.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Krones
(and since 2013, sales have increased a total of 37%).
Sales of Machines and Lines for Beverage Productsi saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
12.4% in 2018, from
601.40 million Euro to 676.13 million Euro.