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Velocys Plc (VLS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 44 Pages
  • January 2023
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 3293135
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Velocys Plc (VLS) - 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.

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  • 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.


Velocys Plc (Velocys) designs and develops technology for the production of liquid fuel such as synthetic diesel and jet fuel from both conventional fossil fuels and renewable sources such as bio-waste. The company sells reactors, provides licenses for the use of reactor and catalyst technology and secures fees for engineering and support services. The company is developing two projects namely, Altalto in UK and Bayou Fuels in US. Altalto is a project in collaboration with british airways, this project aims to turn household and commercial waste into clean-burning fuels with reduced greenhouse gas emissions for air and road transport. Bayou Fuels project has been developed in US to drop greenhouse gas emissions by turning waste woody biomass from forest to fuels. Velocys has a commercial center in Texas, the US and technical facilities in the UK and Ohio, the US. The company has an operational presence in Americas and Asia Pacific regions. Velocys is headquartered in Harwell, Oxfordshire, the UK .

Velocys Plc Key Recent Developments

Dec 22, 2022: Velocys receives £29.5m grant for Altalto Sustainable Aviation Fuel project
Dec 13, 2022: Award of £27m grant for Altalto Immingham sustainable aviation fuel project
Dec 12, 2022: Altalto Immingham awarded £27m grant for Sustainable Aviation Fuel project
Jun 09, 2022: Velocys Names Philip Sanderson as Chief Financial Officer

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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • Velocys Plc - Key Facts
  • Velocys Plc - Key Employees
  • Velocys Plc - Key Employee Biographies
  • Velocys Plc - Major Products and Services
  • Velocys Plc - History
  • Velocys Plc - Company Statement
  • Velocys Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
  • Joint Venture
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • Velocys Plc - Business Description
  • Product Category: Engineering Services
  • Performance
  • Product Category: FT Reactor, Catalyst and Licence
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: America
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Asia Pacific
  • Performance
  • R&D Overview
  • Velocys Plc - Corporate Strategy
  • Velocys Plc - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • Velocys Plc - Strengths
  • Velocys Plc - Weaknesses
  • Velocys Plc - Opportunities
  • Velocys Plc - Threats
  • Velocys Plc - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
  • Performance Chart
  • Financial Performance
  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
  • Velocys Plc, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Dec 22, 2022: Velocys receives £29.5m grant for Altalto Sustainable Aviation Fuel project
  • Dec 13, 2022: Award of £27m grant for Altalto Immingham sustainable aviation fuel project
  • Dec 12, 2022: Altalto Immingham awarded £27m grant for Sustainable Aviation Fuel project
  • Jun 09, 2022: Velocys Names Philip Sanderson as Chief Financial Officer
  • May 30, 2022: Velocys : Mailing of 2021 annual report and AGM notice
  • Mar 24, 2022: Sale and purchase option agreed over Altalto Project site with Foresight Group LLP
  • Feb 10, 2022: Velocys announces Directorate Change
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About the Publisher
  • Contact the Publisher
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • Velocys Plc, Key Facts
  • Velocys Plc, Key Employees
  • Velocys Plc, Key Employee Biographies
  • Velocys Plc, Major Products and Services
  • Velocys Plc, History
  • Velocys Plc, Other Locations
  • Velocys Plc, Subsidiaries
  • Velocys Plc, Joint Venture
  • Velocys Plc, Key Competitors
  • Velocys Plc, Annual Ratios
  • Velocys Plc, Interim Ratios
  • Velocys Plc, Recent Deals Summary
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • Velocys Plc, Performance Chart (2017 - 2021)
  • Velocys Plc, Ratio Charts

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