Sandvik AB operates in the Machine tools, metal cutting types sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sandvik AB with three other
machine tool and accessory manufacturers in Europe:
sales of 3.48 billion Euro [US$4.27 billion]
of which 45%
DMG Mori AG
(2.35 billion Euro [US$2.89 billion]
of which 55%
was Machines), and
based in Switzerland
(1.48 billion Swiss Francs [US$1.52 billion]
of which 58%
was Sheet Metal Processing Systems).
Sandvik AB reported sales of SEK 90.91 billion (US$10.76 billion)
December of 2017.
increase of 11.5%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were SEK 81.55 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Sandvik AB had sales
of SEK 98.53 billion.
Sales of Sandvik Mining and Rock Tehnology saw an increase
17.5% in 2017, from
SEK 31.09 billion to SEK 36.55 billion.
Not all segments of Sandvik AB experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Group Activities fell 95.5% to SEK 1.00 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).