Formosa Plastics Corporation operates in the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Formosa Plastics with three other
companies in this sector in Taiwan:
sales of 58.13 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$1.98 billion]
Eternal Material Industry Co Ltd
(41.55 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$1.42 billion]
of which 54%
was Synthetic Resin), and
LCY Chemical Corporation
(45.32 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$1.55 billion]
of which 44%
Formosa Plastics reported sales of 206.71 billion Taiwanese Dollars (US$7.06 billion)
December of 2017.
increase of 14.7%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 180.17 billion Taiwanese Dollars.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Formosa Plastics had sales
of 196.88 billion Taiwanese Dollars.
Sales of Chemical saw an increase
25.0% in 2017, from
21.55 billion Taiwanese Dollars to 26.94 billion Taiwanese Dollars.
Not all segments of Formosa Plastics experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Other Segment fell 0.7% to 3.38 billion Taiwanese Dollars.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).