Ercros, S.A. (ECR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the companys businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the companys 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 companys operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy Analysts summarization of the companys business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis A detailed analysis of the companys 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.
Ercros, S.A. (Ercros) is a chemical company that manufactures basic chemicals and plastics. The company offers wide range of products that includes basic chemicals such as hydrochloric acid, acetaldehyde, chlorine, ammonia, caustic soda, polyvinyl chloride; and plastics such as PVC compounds, Dichloroethane (EDC). The company also provides intermediate chemicals, and intermediary pharmaceutical products. Ercros offer its products to various markets such as plastics, papers and pulp, pharmaceutical, food, water, wood and cosmetics industries. It has manufacturing facilities in various cities across Spain. The company markets its products in various countries including Germany, Italy, France, Portugal, Spain and China. Ercros is headquartered in Barcelona, Spain.
Ercros, S.A. Key Recent Developments
May 09, 2016: Ercros Signs A 12 Million Dollars Factoring Agreement With Finacity
May 02, 2016: Ercros Obtains A Profit Of 8 Million Euros In The First Quarter
Mar 15, 2016: Ercros Plans To Invest 28 Million Euros In The Factory In Sabinanigo
Feb 25, 2016: Ercros Reaches A Profit Above EUR 7 Million In 2015
Nov 09, 2015: Ercros Doubles Profits To EUR 6 Million
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Section 1 - About the Company 6
Ercros, S.A. - Key Facts 6
Ercros, S.A. - Key Employees 7
Ercros, S.A. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Ercros, S.A. - Major Products and Services 9
Ercros, S.A. - History 11
Ercros, S.A. - Company Statement 12
Ercros, S.A. - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 Company Analysis 16
Ercros, S.A. - Business Description 16
Ercros, S.A. - Corporate Strategy 17
Ercros, S.A. - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
Ercros, S.A. - Strengths 18
Strength - Declining Operating Cost 18
Strength - Leading Market Position 18
Strength - Increase in Sales 18
Strength - Robust Production Capacity 18
Ercros, S.A. - Weaknesses 20
Weakness - Customer Concentration 20
Ercros, S.A. - Opportunities 21
Opportunity - Eco-friendly Materials Offer Opportunities 21
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives 21
Opportunity - Global Ammonia Industry 21
Ercros, S.A. - Threats 22
Threat - Stringent Regulations 22
Threat - Intense Competition 22
Threat - Differential Feedstock Costs 22
Ercros, S.A. - Key Competitors 23
Section 3 Company Financial Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 25
Performance Chart 26
Financial Performance 26
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 28
Section 4 Companys Recent Developments 29
May 09, 2016: Ercros Signs A 12 Million Dollars Factoring Agreement With Finacity 29
May 02, 2016: Ercros Obtains A Profit Of 8 Million Euros In The First Quarter 30
Mar 15, 2016: Ercros Plans To Invest 28 Million Euros In The Factory In Sabinanigo 32
Feb 25, 2016: Ercros Reaches A Profit Above EUR 7 Million In 2015 33
Nov 09, 2015: Ercros Doubles Profits To EUR 6 Million 36
Jul 21, 2015: Ercros Closes The First Half Of The Year With A EUR 5.6 Million Profit 37
Jun 23, 2015: Ercros Complex In Tarragona Meets 7 Million Hours Worked Without A Job Accident 39
May 06, 2015: Ercros Closes The First Quarter With Profits 40
Apr 09, 2015: Ercros: 10 Years Without Accidents With Leave At Ercros Factory In Vila-Seca I 41
Feb 27, 2015: Ercros Obtains An Ordinary Ebitda Of 19.4 Million Euros 42
Section 5 Appendix 44
Ratio Definitions 44
About GlobalData 48
Contact Us 48
List Of Tables
Ercros, S.A., Key Facts 6
Ercros, S.A., Key Employees 7
Ercros, S.A., Key Employee Biographies 8
Ercros, S.A., Major Products and Services 9
Ercros, S.A., History 11
Ercros, S.A., Other Locations 14
Ercros, S.A., Subsidiaries 15
Ercros, S.A., Key Competitors 23
Ercros, S.A., Ratios based on current share price 24
Ercros, S.A., Annual Ratios 25
Ercros, S.A., Interim Ratios 27
Currency Codes 44
Capital Market Ratios 44
Equity Ratios 45
Profitability Ratios 45
Cost Ratios 46
Liquidity Ratios 46
Leverage Ratios 47
Efficiency Ratios 47
List Of Figures
Ercros, S.A., Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 26
Ercros, S.A., Ratio Charts 28