Unilever N.V. operates in the Toilet preparations sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Unilever with three other
diversified food conglomerates:
sales of 89.79 billion Swiss Francs [US$90.06 billion]
of which 32%
was Zone Americas),
of the United States
(2017 sales: $12.92 billion
of which 24%
was U.S. Snacks), and
General Mills, Inc.
based in the United States
(2018 sales of $15.74 billion
of which 64%
was North America Retail).
Note: not all of these companies have the same fiscal year: the most recent data for each company are being used.
Unilever reported sales of 53.72 billion Euro (US$62.90 billion)
December of 2017.
a very small
increase of 1.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 52.71 billion Euro.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Unilever had sales
of 51.32 billion Euro.
Sales of Homecare saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
5.6% in 2017, from
10.01 billion Euro to 10.57 billion Euro.
Unilever also saw significant increases in sales in
Personal Care (up 2.6% to 20.70 billion Euro)
Not all segments of Unilever experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Refreshment fell 0.8% to 9.93 billion Euro.
Unilever also experienced decreases in sales in
Foods (down 0.1% to 12.51 billion Euro)