Smurfit Kappa Group plc operates within the Corrugated & solid fiber boxes sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Smurfit Kappa Group plc with three other
manufacturers of paperboard containers and boxes in Europe:
of the United Kingdom
sales of £6.63 billion [US$8.74 billion]
of which 54%
was Fibre Packaging),
Metsa Board Oyj
(1.94 billion Euro [US$2.16 billion]
of which 100%
was Group Operations), and
Mayr-Melnhof Karton AG
based in Austria
(2.34 billion Euro [US$2.60 billion]
of which 59%
was MM Packaging).
During the year ended December of 2018, sales at
Smurfit Kappa Group plc were 8.95 billion Euro (US$9.95 billion).
increase of 4.5%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were 8.56 billion Euro.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Smurfit Kappa Group plc
(and since 2013, sales have increased a total of 12%).
Sales of Europe saw an increase
8.1% in 2018, from
6.40 billion Euro to 6.92 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Smurfit Kappa Group plc experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Americas fell 6.2% to 2.02 billion Euro.