African Oxygen Ltd operates in the Industrial gases sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares African Oxygen with three other
major worldwide industrial gas manufactuers:
Nippon Chemical Industrial Co Ltd
sales of 36.16 billion Japanese Yen [US$336.26 million]
of which 43%
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
of the United States
(2018 sales: $8.93 billion
of which 42%
was Industrial Gases- Americas), and
Air Liquide SA
based in France
(2018 sales of 21.01 billion Euro [US$23.04 billion]
of which 96%
was Gas and Services).
Note: not all of these companies have the same fiscal year: the most recent data for each company are being used.
African Oxygen reported sales of 6.05 billion South African Rands (US$398.50 million)
December of 2018.
increase of 6.2%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were 5.69 billion South African Rands.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at African Oxygen.
The sales level in 2018 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2013, African Oxygen had sales
of 5.83 billion South African Rands.
Sales of Lpg saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
28.0% in 2018, from
1.99 billion South African Rands to 2.55 billion South African Rands.
African Oxygen also saw significant increases in sales in
Hardgoods (up 24.4% to 821.00 million South African Rands)