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Chemical Distributors - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29194
  • April 2010
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • A-Gas (UK) Ltd
  • C.C.C. Trading Ltd
  • DKSH GB Ltd
  • J. V. Barrett & Co. Ltd
  • Merck Chemicals Ltd
  • S & D Group Ltd
  • MORE

This Business Ratio Report compares the financial performance of the leading players in this Industry sector, offering a quick and cost-effective competitor analysis tool for senior management.

Ratios are an invaluable tool for comparing the performance of companies on a like-for-like basis. Using ratios, the relative profitability, growth or debt levels, for example, of differently sized companies can be directly measured or compared with ease. Your Business Ratio Report focuses on the performance of key players in the industry it examines. Having closely analysed the sector, our editors and analysts have compiled the largest companies, so you don't have to. A Business Ratio report is, in effect, a complete financial reference for the sector.

What can the report be used for?

A business ratio report can be used to assess trading and financial information on:

The Company:

The Industry:
Major companies

What you can look for when reading your Business Ratio Report:

- Trends
The results given in a Business Ratio report generally cover at least the previous three full accounting years, therefore any fluctuations in any area can be easily pinpointed

- Benchmarks
The average results for each ratio together with the industry profile of the average company in the sector can both be used as benchmarks to compare individual company performance.

- Size
All the major companies in the sector are ranked on the basis of sales, profits, total assets and READ MORE >

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  • A-Gas (UK) Ltd
  • C.C.C. Trading Ltd
  • DKSH GB Ltd
  • J. V. Barrett & Co. Ltd
  • Merck Chemicals Ltd
  • S & D Group Ltd
  • MORE

- Industry Overview

A clear, concise commentary gives you an overview of the industry's financial performance. Graphs and tables make it easy for you to spot performance trends.

- Company Profiles

This part of the report provides information on all the companies included in the analysis. To make comparison between companies easier, the information is presented in a standard format for each:

Contact Information:
Trading address
Telephone & Fax numbers
Company secretary & directors names

Company Structure:
What the company does
Who owns the company
Which are the major subsidiaries

Accounting/Financial Data:
Profit & Loss accounts for the previous 3 or 4 years
Balance sheet for the previous 3 or 4 years

Performance Analysis:
Financial ratios grouped according to profitability, efficiency, debt, employee performance and growth.

League Table Positions:
How the company performs relative to all the others in the sector

- Performance League Tables

This section ranks companies on a full range of financial ratios. All the tables are listed in order of 'best' to 'worst' results to help you gauge which are the strongest companies on any criteria. In addition, each table brings you the ratio result for the sector as a whole, so you have a benchmark 'average' for comparison purposes.

- Industry Profile

The Industry Profile lists basic Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet data for the 'average' company in the sector. This can then be used as a benchmark for comparison with individual company profiles in the report.

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  • A-Gas (UK) Ltd
  • C.C.C. Trading Ltd
  • DKSH GB Ltd
  • J. V. Barrett & Co. Ltd
  • Merck Chemicals Ltd
  • S & D Group Ltd
  • MORE

This summary brings you a sample of key details from this invaluable Report. The Report itself includes many further analyses of the performance of individual companies and the industry as a whole.

The Report provides in-depth financial analysis on these companies in these 4 clear sections:

- Performance League Tables
- Individual Company Profiles
- Industry Overview
- Industry Averages

This Business Ratio Report focuses on the leading 132 companies operating as Chemical Distributors.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th June 2009. During this period, the average Report company experienced a 18.5 percent increase in turnover with sales rising from £24.7 million in 2006/07 to £26.5 million in the middle analysis year and peaking at £29.2 million in 2008/09. Pre-tax profits climbed from £740,000 in the first year of review to £1.2 million in the third year, an improvement of 57.3 percent overall.

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- R P Adam Ltd
- A-Gas International Invstmnts. Ltd
- A-Gas (UK) Ltd
- Akcros Holdings Ltd
- Albemarle UK Ltd
- Alcohols Ltd
- Alfa Chemicals Ltd
- Anitox Ltd
- Apromat Ltd
- Arch Chemicals Ltd
- Arpadis UK Ltd
- Arto Chemicals Ltd
- Aston Chemicals Ltd
- Astonish Holdings Ltd
- Atul Europe Ltd
- J. V. Barrett & Co. Ltd
- Basic Solutions Ltd
- Bio-Rad Laboratories Ltd
- S. Black Ltd
- Blagden Specialty Chemicals Ltd
- Bluestar Silicones (UK) Ltd
- Borregaard UK Ltd
- Buckman Laboratories Ltd
- Bulvinos Chemicals Ltd
- BWA Water Additives UK Ltd
- Caldic (UK) Ltd
- Castle Hill Chemicals Ltd
- C.C.C. Trading Ltd
- Champion Technologies Ltd
- Chance & Hunt Ltd
- Charles Tennant & Co., Ltd
- Charles Tennant & Co. (Northern Ireland) Ltd
- Chemical Innovations Ltd
- Chemicals & Feeds Ltd
- Chemlink Specialities Ltd
- Chemox Ltd
- Chryso UK Ltd
- Cognis UK Ltd
- Collinda Ltd
- Colloids Ltd
- Crestchem Ltd
- Cropwise Ltd
- Cytec Surface Specialties UK Ltd
- Daltrade PLC
- Denholm Handling Ltd
- DE Sangosse Ltd
- Dishman Europe Ltd
- Du Pont (UK) Ltd
- Eastman Co. UK Ltd
- Echem Ltd
- EKC Technology Ltd
- Ertisa GB Ltd
- ETTI Ltd
- Evonik Goldschmidt UK Ltd
- Exochem Ltd
- Ferro Metal & Chemical Crprtn. Ltd
- Fosroc Ltd
- Frontier Agriculture Ltd
- Fuchs Lubritech (UK) Ltd
- Gelpke & Bate Ltd
- Granville Oil & Chemicals Ltd
- Grolman Ltd
- Harp International Ltd
- Helm GB Ltd
- Hexion Specialty Chmcls. UK Ltd
- Hockley International Ltd
- Innospec Widnes Ltd
- International Flavours & Fragrances (GB) Holdings Ltd
- Jonathan Phillips (UK) Ltd
- Kemfast Aerospace Ltd
- Kemfine UK Ltd
- Kilco (International) Ltd
- Koppers Lambson Ltd
- Lacecare Ltd
- Lansdowne Chemicals PLC
- Lanxess Ltd
- Libra Chemicals Ltd
- L. J. Specialities Ltd
- Longfield Chemicals Ltd
- Makhteshim-Agan (UK) Ltd
- Maritime House Ltd
- Marlin Chemicals Ltd
- McIntyre Group Ltd
- Med-Lab Ltd
- Megachem (UK) Ltd
- Melrob Services Ltd
- Merck Chemicals Ltd
- Merisol UK Ltd
- Millman Ltd
- Monarch Chemicals Ltd
- Multisol Ltd
- New Foseco (UK) Ltd
- Noahs Ark Chemicals Ltd
- Norkem Ltd
- OMG UK Ltd
- Omnichem Ltd
- Orange Chemicals Ltd
- Palabora Europe Ltd
- J.C. Peacock & Co., Ltd
- Pentagon Chemicals (Hldngs) Ltd
- Perbio Science UK Ltd
- Perstorp UK Ltd.
- Rexodan International Ltd
- Rhodia UK Ltd
- Richard Baker, Harrison Ltd
- Samuel Banner & Co. Ltd
- Schulke & Mayr UK Ltd
- S & D Group Ltd
- Solvay Chemicals Ltd
- Solventis Ltd.
- Sud-Chemie (UK) Ltd
- Surfachem Ltd
- Tan International Ltd
- Tennants Distribution Ltd
- Thor Specialities (UK) Ltd
- Timab Industries (UK) Ltd
- R.C.Treatt & Co.Limited
- Ubichem PLC
- Ultrachem Ltd
- Ungerer Ltd
- Univar Ltd
- R.W. Unwin & Co. Ltd
- Vickers Laboratories Ltd
- Water Treatment Solutions Ltd.
- Whitchem Ltd
- Whyte Chemicals Ltd
- Willington Ltd
- WTB Holdings Ltd
- Yule Catto & Co. PLC

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