Vedanta Resources PLC operates in the Copper ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Vedanta Resources PLC with three other
copper companies in Europe:
sales of 11.04 billion Euro [US$13.56 billion]
of which 76%
was Copper Products),
(11.95 billion Euro [US$14.68 billion]
GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO
based in Russia
(536.69 billion Russian Rubles [US$9.33 billion]
of which 77%
was GMK Group).
Vedanta Resources PLC reported sales of £8.84 billion (US$12.33 billion)
March of 2017.
increase of 23.7%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were £7.15 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Vedanta Resources PLC had sales
of £8.73 billion.
Sales of Iron Ore saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
105.5% in 2017, from
£227.61 million to £467.74 million.
Vedanta Resources PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Zinc (up 37.7% to £1.94 billion)
Aluminum (up 38.8% to £1.56 billion)
Power (up 37.1% to £631.49 million)
Not all segments of Vedanta Resources PLC experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Zinc-International fell 2.1% to £255.17 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Vedanta Resources PLC also experienced decreases in sales in
Copper-Zambia (down 1.0% to £637.24 million)