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Viskase Companies Inc (VKSC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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  • 32 Pages
  • June 2023
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 1495006
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Viskase Companies Inc (VKSC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by the publisher to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.
  • Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Viskase Companies Inc (Viskase), a subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises Holdings LP is a manufacturer and distributor of casings for the food processing industry. The company also manufactures non-edible cellulose, plastic, and fibrous casings for processed meats products. Viskase's products are used in packing cooked sausages, pepperoni, mortadellas, hot dogs, coarse ground fresh sausages, processed cheese, luncheon meats, dry salamis and boneless ham. The company markets its products under various brand names such as VISDRY, VISFLEX, VISMAX, VISLON, VISMOKE, VISCOAT, POLYJAX, BUBBLE-NET, VE-NET, NOJAX, Fibrous Flavor Master and MEMBRA-CEL. It operates manufacturing and sales offices in North America, South America, Asia, and Europe. Viskase is headquartered in Illinois, the US.

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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Key Facts
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Key Employees
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Key Employee Biographies
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Major Products and Services
  • Viskase Companies Inc - History
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Company Statement
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Business Description
  • Geographical Segment: Asia
  • Target Markets
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Europe
  • Target Markets
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: North America
  • Target Markets
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: South America
  • Target Markets
  • Performance
  • Viskase Companies Inc - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Strengths
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Weaknesses
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Opportunities
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Threats
  • Viskase Companies Inc - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
  • Performance Chart
  • Financial Performance
  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About the Publisher
  • Contact the Publisher
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Key Facts
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Key Employees
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Key Employee Biographies
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Major Products and Services
  • Viskase Companies Inc, History
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Other Locations
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Subsidiaries
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Key Competitors
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Ratios based on current share price
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Annual Ratios
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Interim Ratios
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Performance Chart (2018 - 2022)
  • Viskase Companies Inc, Ratio Charts



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