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Air Liquide is a global producer and supplier of industrial and specialty gases, production technologies, and storage solutions. It builds plants and equipment for gas production, produces and delivers gases in large and small quantities, and provides molecules, equipment, and services to a variety of markets. The company serves a full spectrum of industries including automotive, glass, metals, electronics, food, petrochemicals, and healthcare.

TypePublic
Founded1902
HQParis, FR
Websiteairliquide.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Culture scoreB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)67,000(+2%)
Job Openings587
Revenue (FY, 2019)€21.9 B(+5%)
Share Price (May 2020)€116.1

Key People/Management at Air Liquide

Benoît Potier

Benoît Potier

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Michael J. Graff

Michael J. Graff

Executive Vice President
François Jackow

François Jackow

Executive Vice President
Pascal Vinet

Pascal Vinet

Vice President
Armelle Levieux

Armelle Levieux

Vice President
Thierry Peugeot

Thierry Peugeot

Director
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Air Liquide Office Locations

Air Liquide has offices in Paris, Antony, Bagneux, Champigny-sur-Marne and in 102 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
75 Quai d'Orsay
Antony, FR
6 Rue Georges Besse
Bagneux, FR
152 Avenue Aristide Briand
Champigny-sur-Marne, FR
57 Avenue Carnot
Gentilly, FR
28 Rue d'Arcueil
Puteaux, FR
14 Rue Hoche
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Air Liquide Financials and Metrics

Air Liquide Revenue

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Air Liquide's revenue was reported to be €21.92 b in FY, 2019 which is a 4.3% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2019)

21.9b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

4.3%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

13.8b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

62.8%

Net income (FY, 2019)

2.3b

EBITDA (FY, 2019)

5.9b

EBIT (FY, 2019)

3.6b

Market capitalization (27-Apr-2020)

55.6b

Closing stock price (27-Apr-2020)

117.7

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

1.0b

EV

69.4b
Air Liquide's current market capitalization is €55.6 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

20.3b21.0b21.9b

Revenue growth, %

12%3%4%

Cost of goods sold

7.7b8.3b8.2b

Gross profit

12.6b12.7b13.8b
Half Year
EURH1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

10.2b11.0b

Cost of goods sold

3.9b4.2b

Gross profit

6.2b6.7b

Gross profit Margin, %

61%61%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.7b1.7b1.0b

Accounts Receivable

2.9b2.5b2.5b

Inventories

1.3b1.5b1.5b

Current Assets

7.0b6.8b6.0b
Half Year
EURH1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

1.2b1.0b

Accounts Receivable

3.1b2.7b

Inventories

1.5b1.6b

Current Assets

6.6b6.2b
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

2.3b2.2b2.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.8b1.8b2.1b

Cash From Operating Activities

4.3b4.7b4.7b

Purchases of PP&E

(2.2b)(2.2b)(2.6b)
Half Year
EURH1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

1.0b1.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

878.6m1.1b

Cash From Operating Activities

1.8b2.0b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.1b)(1.2b)
EURY, 2019

Revenue/Employee

329.6k

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x

P/E Ratio

24.5
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Air Liquide Operating Metrics

Air Liquide's Patients was reported to be 1.7 m in FY, 2019.
FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019

Countries

80 80 80 80 80

Customers (Industrial Merchant)

2 m2 m2 m2 m2 m

Patients

1.50 m1.50 m1.60 m1.60 m1.70 m

Hospitals

15 k15 k15 k
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Air Liquide Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
MedidisJune 13, 2019
DiaLibreApril 17, 2019
Tech AirMarch 20, 2019
Megamed AGFebruary 05, 2019
EoveApril 16, 2018
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
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Air Liquide Revenue Breakdown

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Air Liquide revenue breakdown by business segment: 96.0% from Gas & Services and 4.0% from Other

Air Liquide revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 33.2% from United States, 23.0% from Europe excl. France, 12.5% from France, 5.9% from Americas excl. United States, 22.6% from Asia Pacific and 2.8% from Other

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Air Liquide Online and Social Media Presence

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Air Liquide Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    74/100

  • Compensation

    A

    84/100

  • Diversity

    B

    72/100

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Air Liquide News and Updates

Air Liquide CEO Interview - 2019 Full Year Results (Video)

PARIS, Feb. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Liquide, world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, releases its fiscal year results for 2019. Chairman & CEO Benoît Potier comments on the Group's results. Watch video interview and read transcript:...

Air Liquide pumps hydrogen to Saudi Aramco unit in shift from oil

Air Liquide Arabia (ALAR) on Tuesday began pumping hydrogen through its $400 million pipeline network in Saudi Arabia's Red Sea city of Yanbu and will supply a Saudi Aramco refinery as the kingdom seeks to shift towards cleaner fuel.

Sinopec and Air Liquide Inaugurate Two Hydrogen Stations in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, Nov. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec" or the "Company") (HKEX: 386; SSE: 600028;NYSE: SNP) and French company Air Liquide opened two hydrogen stations, West Shanghai Petrol and Hydrogen Fueling Station and Anzhi Gas and Hydrogen Fueling...

UPDATE 1-French group Air Liquide confirms possible sale of German unit Schuelke

* Air Liquide looking to streamline its operations (Adds detail and background)

Specialty Gas Market Growth, Geographical Expansion and Development Status | Top Players are The Linde Group, Air Liquide, Southern Industrial Gas Sdn Bhd, Air Products and Chemicals Inc.

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Dow Jones Newswires: Air Liquide revenue up as it backs outlook

The company said that if conditions remain stable, it is confident in delivering net profit growth at constant currencies in 2019.
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Air Liquide Blogs

液化空气集团宣布一项重大投资,入驻两大全球领先的半导体基地

液化空气集团宣布一项重大投资,入驻两大全球领先的半导体基地 液化空气集团将投资近2亿欧元,在台湾地区南部的台南科学园和台湾北部的新竹科学园建造生产装置。秉持对半导体市场领导者的长期承诺,液化空气投资新产能以供应位于台南科学园正在建设中的三家大规模半导体制造厂,以及数家位于新竹科学园的全球领先的逻辑集成电路芯片研发工厂。 液化空气将通过其拥有多数股权的合资企业液空亚东工业气体在每个基地建设、拥有和运营超高纯氢气和氧气工厂,每小时可产氢气共5,000标立,并在新竹建立两个大型工厂,生产高纯氮气和氩气,每小时可额外生产12万标立的高纯…

Air Liquide, Groupe PSA, Schneider Electric, Valeo rise to the challenge of producing 10,000 Air Liquide Medical Systems respirators in response to the French government request

Title Air Liquide, Groupe PSA, Schneider Electric, Valeo rise to the challenge of producing 10,000 Air Liquide Medical Systems respirators in response to the French government request

液化空气集团、标致雪铁龙、施耐德电气、法雷奥应法国政府要求,共同应对生产10,000台液化空气医疗系统呼吸机的挑战

Title 液化空气集团、标致雪铁龙、施耐德电气、法雷奥应法国政府要求,共同应对生产10,000台液化空气医疗系统呼吸机的挑战

Air Liquide and Sinopec sign an MoU to accelerate the deployment of hydrogen mobility solutions in China

Title Air Liquide and Sinopec sign an MoU to accelerate the deployment of hydrogen mobility solutions in China

液化空气集团与中国石油化工集团签订谅解备忘录,以加快氢能交通解决方案在华部署

Title 液化空气集团与中国石油化工集团签订谅解备忘录,以加快氢能交通解决方案在华部署

20191105 new ceo virginie cavalli

Title New CEO Appointment
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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 Benoît Potier, Michael J. Graff and François Jackow.

  • How many employees does Air Liquide have?

    Air Liquide has 67,000 employees.

  • What is Air Liquide revenue?

    Latest Air Liquide annual revenue is €21.9 b.

  • What is Air Liquide revenue per employee?

    Latest Air Liquide revenue per employee is €327.2 k.

  • Who are Air Liquide competitors?

    Competitors of Air Liquide include Linde, Total and Praxair.

  • 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, Antony, Bagneux, Champigny-sur-Marne and in 102 other locations.

  • How many offices does Air Liquide have?

    Air Liquide has 119 offices.