Glencore PLC operates within the Copper ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Glencore PLC with three other
copper companies in Europe:
sales of 10.44 billion Euro [US$11.22 billion]
(9.47 billion Euro [US$10.18 billion]
of which 73%
was Copper Products), and
GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO
based in Russia
(544.33 billion Russian Rubles [US$9.49 billion]
of which 74%
was GMK Group).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Glencore PLC were £113.76 billion (US$140.62 billion).
a very small
increase of 1.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were £111.81 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Glencore PLC
reported sales of £134.32 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Glencore PLC had sales
of £115.69 billion.
Sales of Corporate/eliminations saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
523.8% in 2016, from
£2.62 million to £16.36 million.
Glencore PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Energy Products (up 20.8% to £66.21 billion)
Metals and Minerals (up 14.1% to £49.34 billion)