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Barloworld Limited (BAW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 41 Pages
  • December 2023
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 1837758
Barloworld Limited (BAW) - 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 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.


Barloworld Ltd (Barloworld) is a provider of automotive equipment. The company distributes international automotive brands and provides integrated fleet management, rental, and product support services. Barloworld distributes cars, trucks, earthmoving and power generation equipment, and material handling equipment. The company also offers various services such as supply chain optimization, fleet services, digital disposal solutions and used equipment retail. Barloworld provides its products and services to construction, mining, power, automotive, agricultural markets, material handling, earth moving, and supply chain sectors. The company has operations in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Barloworld is headquartered in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.

Barloworld Limited Key Recent Developments

  • Nov 21, 2022: Barloworld Annual results for the 12 months ended 30 September 2022
  • May 23, 2022: Barloworl Strategy execution yields solid results for Barloworld despite operating environment challenges
  • May 23, 2022: Barloworld announce interim results for the six months ended 31 March 2022

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  • The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.
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  • Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.
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  • Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.
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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • Barloworld Limited - Key Facts
  • Barloworld Limited - Key Employees
  • Barloworld Limited - Key Employee Biographies
  • Barloworld Limited - Major Products and Services
  • Barloworld Limited - History
  • Barloworld Limited - Company Statement
  • Barloworld Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
  • Affiliate
  • Joint Venture
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • Barloworld Limited - Business Description
  • Business Segment: Equipment
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Ingrain
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Other segments
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Australia
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Mongolia
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Russia
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Southern Africa
  • Performance
  • Barloworld Limited - Corporate Strategy
  • Barloworld Limited - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • Barloworld Limited - Strengths
  • Barloworld Limited - Weaknesses
  • Barloworld Limited - Opportunities
  • Barloworld Limited - Threats
  • Barloworld Limited - 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 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Nov 21, 2022: Barloworld Annual results for the 12 months ended 30 September 2022
  • May 23, 2022: Barloworl Strategy execution yields solid results for Barloworld despite operating environment challenges
  • May 23, 2022: Barloworld announce interim results for the six months ended 31 March 2022
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About the Publisher
  • Contact the Publisher
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • Barloworld Limited, Key Facts
  • Barloworld Limited, Key Employees
  • Barloworld Limited, Key Employee Biographies
  • Barloworld Limited, Major Products and Services
  • Barloworld Limited, History
  • Barloworld Limited, Subsidiaries
  • Barloworld Limited, Affiliate
  • Barloworld Limited, Joint Venture
  • Barloworld Limited, Key Competitors
  • Barloworld Limited, Ratios based on current share price
  • Barloworld Limited, Annual Ratios
  • Barloworld Limited, Interim Ratios
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • Barloworld Limited, Performance Chart (2019 - 2023)
  • Barloworld Limited, Ratio Charts

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