Air Liquide is a multinational company which supplies industrial gases and services to various industries including medical, chemical and electronic manufacturers. The Company operates through three segments: Gas & Services, Engineering & Construction, and Global Markets & Technologies. It serves steel, automotive and fabrication, food and beverage, mining, petrochemical, pharmaceutical and glass industries.

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TypePublic
HQParis, FR
Founded1902
Size (employees)65,000 (est)
Websiteairliquide.com
Air Liquide was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Paris, FR
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Key People/Management at Air Liquide

Benoit Potier

Benoit Potier

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Pascal Vinet

Pascal Vinet

Vp
Armelle Levieux

Armelle Levieux

Vp
Francois Abrial

Francois Abrial

Vp
Guy Salzgeber

Guy Salzgeber

EVP
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Air Liquide Office Locations

Air Liquide has offices in Paris, Gentilly, Vitry-sur-Seine, Champigny-sur-Marne and in 55 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
75 Quai d'Orsay
Champigny-sur-Marne, FR
57 Avenue Carnot
Gentilly, FR
28 Rue d'Arcueil
Vitry-sur-Seine, FR
4 Rue des Fusillés
Vitry-sur-Seine, FR
18 Quai Jules Guesde
Hydra, DZ
5 Rue des Pins
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Air Liquide Financials and Metrics

Air Liquide Revenue

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Air Liquide's revenue was reported to be €20.35 b in FY, 2017 which is a 12.2% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (H1, 2018)

10.2b

Gross profit (H1, 2018)

6.2b

Gross profit margin (H1, 2018), %

61.1%

Net income (H1, 2018)

1.0b

EBITDA (H1, 2018)

2.5b

EBIT (H1, 2018)

1.6b

Market capitalization (10-Sep-2018)

294.2m

Closing stock price (10-Sep-2018)

10.2

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

1.2b

EV

14.5b
Air Liquide's current market capitalization is $294.2 m.
Annual
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

15.4b16.4b18.1b20.3b

Revenue growth, %

7%11%12%

Cost of goods sold

6.0b6.2b6.7b7.7b

Gross profit

9.4b10.2b11.4b12.6b
Half Year
EURH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Revenue

8.1b8.0b10.3b10.2b

Cost of goods sold

3.0b2.9b3.9b3.9b

Gross profit

5.1b5.1b6.4b6.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

63%64%62%61%
Annual
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

910.1m965.5m1.5b1.7b

Accounts Receivable

2.9b3.0b3.1b2.9b

Inventories

876.2m980.6m1.3b1.3b

Current Assets

5.3b5.7b7.0b7.0b
Half Year
EURH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Cash

693.5m1.3b895.0m1.2b

Accounts Receivable

3.1b3.4b3.1b3.1b

Inventories

978.5m1.4b1.4b1.5b

Current Assets

5.5b7.3b6.3b6.6b
Annual
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

1.7b1.8b1.8b2.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.2b1.4b1.6b1.8b

Cash From Operating Activities

2.8b2.8b3.7b4.3b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.9b)(2.0b)(2.3b)(2.2b)
Half Year
EURH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Net Income

849.4m810.6m927.8m1.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

693.6m724.5m903.9m878.6m

Cash From Operating Activities

965.0m1.2b1.6b1.8b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.0b)(1.1b)(1.1b)(1.1b)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBITDA

5.9 x

EV/EBIT

9.1 x

EV/CFO

8.2 x

Financial Leverage

24.6 x
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Air Liquide Operating Metrics

Air Liquide's Customers was reported to be 2 m in H1, 2018. Air Liquide's Patients was reported to be 1.5 m in H1, 2018.
FY, 2015Jul, 2016FY, 2016FY, 2017H1, 2018

Customers

1 m2 m2 m2 m

Patients

1.30 m1.40 m1.50 m1.50 m

Hospitals

7.50 m7.50 k15 k15 k

Bulk Tanks

32 k
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Air Liquide Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Cryotainer BVApril 12, 2017
ENN Clean Energy UKFebruary 21, 2017
OXYMASTERJanuary 24, 2017
Airgas IncorporatedNovember 17, 2015$13.40 b
Messer Aligaz Sanayi GazlariSeptember 22, 2015
Baywater Healthcare IrelandJune 26, 2015
VoltaixJune 12, 2013
GasmediJune 19, 2012$303 m
VitalAire S.AFebruary 01, 2009
Air Liquide America Specialty GasesNovember 05, 2007
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Air Liquide Revenue Breakdown

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Air Liquide revenue breakdown by business segment: 96.5% from Gas & Services and 3.5% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

Air Liquide's employees are reported to be approximately 29% female and 71% male.
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Air Liquide Online and Social Media Presence

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Air Liquide News and Updates

Hospital Gas Global Market 2018 Top Key Players – Air Liquide, Praxair, Air Products, Linde Healthcare, TNSC (MATHESON) and Forecast to 2022

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Electronic Materials And Chemicals 2019 Global Market Key Players - Air Products & Chemicals, Ashland, Air Liquide Holdings, BASF Electronic Chemicals, Honeywell International, Cabot Microelectronics, Linde Group, KMG Chemicals.....

Electronic Materials And Chemicals – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis Of Top Key Players And Forecast To 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Xenon Gas Market Report 2018-2023 Featuring Airgas, Air Liquide, Linde, Messer, Praxair, Air Water, American Gas, BASF, Core Gas, Matheson Tri-Gas, & Proton Gas

DUBLIN, Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Xenon Gas Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global xenon gas market reached a volume of 16.5 Million Litres in 2017. The market ...

Hydrogen Sulfide Market 2018 |New Business Opportunities and Investment | Most Eminent Players- Air Liquide, The Linde Group, Praxair, Air Products and Chemicals, Sobegi, Messer Group, Matheson Tri-Gas

The Hydrogen Sulfide Market report covers the market landscape and its development prospects over the approaching years. The Hydrogen Sulfide Market report additionally contains a discussion of the key vendors operational during this market. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryT…

3D Printing Gases 2018 Global Market Key Players - BASF SE (Germany), The Linde Group (Germany), Air Liquide S.A. (France), Praxair Inc. (U.S.), Iwatani Corporation (Japan), Airgas Inc. (U.S.).....

3D Printing Gases – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis Of Top Key Players And Forecast To 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

3D Printing Gases 2018 Global Market Key Players - BASF, Matheson Gas, Air Liquide, Praxair, Air Products, Linde Healthcare, Taiyo Nippon Sanso, Norco.....

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Air Liquide Blogs

industrial gas price revision

日本エア・リキード株式会社(本社:東京都港区、代表取締役CEO 矢原史朗)は、各種産業ガスの販売価格を下記の通り改定させていただきます。 酸素、窒素、アルゴン、水素、アセチレン等の一般産業ガスは、昨今の物流業界におけるドライバー人口の減少・労働環境の改善の取組み・各種規制の強化や原油価格の高騰を受けて、輸送費が大幅に上昇しています。 加えてアセチレンガスにおいては、原料であるカーバイドの大幅な価格高騰や、容器・副資材の値上げにともない製造原価が急激に上昇しています。 当社は生産効率改善や経費削減、配送効率の向上等あらゆる合理化施策を講じてきたものの、自助努力だけではコスト増の吸収が困難に…

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日本エア・リキード株式会社(本社:東京都港区、代表取締役CEO 矢原史朗)は、ヘリウムの販売価格を下記のとおり改定させていただきます。   ヘリウムガスは海外の天然ガス田から分離精製される希少資源であり、我が国においてはほぼ全量をアメリカ、中東(主にカタール)からの輸入に依存しています。 近年、ヘリウムの需要としては医療用MRIの大幅な増加、光ファイバーや半導体製造、宇宙開発、新規産業(FCV向け水素タンク、蓄電池等)におけるリークテスト等により増加しています。また、中国の工業化も需要の拡大要因になっています。 一方、供給面では2018年後半以降、アメリカの供給元の計画的な減量、突発的…

Climate: Air Liquide announces a 30% reduction objective in its carbon intensity between 2015 and 2025, and confirms its commitment to low carbon growth

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关注气候:液化空气宣布自2015年至2025年降低30%碳强度的目标,以实践对低碳增长的承诺

Contact to display with 中国区媒体联络 - Jeanne Title 关注气候:液化空气宣布自2015年至2025年降低30%碳强度的目标,以实践对低碳增长的承诺

Air Liquide Signs Long-Term Power Purchase Agreement for Renewable Electricity

Language English Air Liquide announced today a new agreement to purchase 50 megawatts (MW) of renewable wind electricity from a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, the world’s largest generator of renewable energy. The wind farm that will supply the 50 MW to Air Liquide is under …

Air Liquide China awarded for long-term contribution to China

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Air Liquide Company Life and Culture

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Air Liquide Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Air Liquide founded?

    Air Liquide was founded in 1902.

  • Who are Air Liquide key executives?

    Air Liquide's key executives are Benoit Potier, Pascal Vinet and Armelle Levieux.

  • How many employees does Air Liquide have?

    Air Liquide has 65,000 employees.

  • What is Air Liquide revenue?

    Latest Air Liquide annual revenue is €20.3 b.

  • What is Air Liquide revenue per employee?

    Latest Air Liquide revenue per employee is €313.1 k.

  • Who are Air Liquide competitors?

    Competitors of Air Liquide include Airgas, Dow Chemical and Linde.

  • Where is Air Liquide headquarters?

    Air Liquide headquarters is located at 75 Quai d'Orsay, Paris.

  • Where are Air Liquide offices?

    Air Liquide has offices in Paris, Gentilly, Vitry-sur-Seine, Champigny-sur-Marne and in 55 other locations.

  • How many offices does Air Liquide have?

    Air Liquide has 66 offices.