Getinge AB operates in the Surgical and medical instruments sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Getinge AB with three other
medical equipment manufacturers in Europe:
Orthofix Medical Inc
of the Netherlands
sales of 384.50 million Euro [US$431.54 million]
of which 43%
(1.37 billion Euro [US$1.54 billion]
of which 55%
was Plastics & Devices), and
Ypsomed Holding AG
based in Switzerland
(466.12 million Swiss Francs [US$471.78 million]
of which 68%
was Delivery Devices).
Getinge AB reported sales of SEK 24.17 billion (US$2.58 billion)
December of 2018.
increase of 7.5%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were SEK 22.50 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2016, when Getinge AB
reported sales of SEK 29.76 billion.
The sales level in 2018 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2013, Getinge AB had sales
of SEK 25.29 billion.
Sales of Acute Care Therapies saw an increase
6.7% in 2018, from
SEK 12.20 billion to SEK 13.01 billion.
Not all segments of Getinge AB experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Surgical Workflows fell 12.9% to SEK 8.97 billion.