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Bollore is a transportation company operating as a paper, energy, plantations, and logistics conglomerate. It focuses on providing transport and logistics solutions, including freight forwarding by sea, land and air, ports, handling and shipping services, and operation of shipping lines. The company also offers polypropylene film for capacitors and packaging, special papers and cigarette paper packs; engages in the distribution of petroleum and coal products; provides special terminals solutions, such as design, production, integration and distribution of intelligent systems and terminals for access control; and offers solutions for real estate and banking sectors.
TypePublic
Founded1822
HQPuteaux, FR
Websitebollore.com
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)79,207(-5%)
Job Openings207
Revenue (FY, 2020)€24.1 B(-2%)
Share Price (Oct 2021)€5.2(+3%)
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Key People/Management at Bollore

Cyrille Bolloré

Cyrille Bolloré

Chairman and Chief executive officer
Yannick Bolloré

Yannick Bolloré

Vice-Chairman
Cédric de Bailliencourt

Cédric de Bailliencourt

Vice-Chairman
Nicolas Alteirac

Nicolas Alteirac

Director
Elsa Berst

Elsa Berst

Director of Communications
David Macmillan

David Macmillan

Director
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Bollore Office Locations

Bollore has offices in Puteaux, Ergué-Gabéric and
Puteaux, FR (HQ)
32 Quai de Dion Bouton
Ergué-Gabéric, FR
Odet
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Bollore Financials and Metrics

Bollore Revenue

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Bollore's revenue was reported to be €24.11 b in FY, 2020 which is a 3% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (H1, 2021)

12.8b

Gross profit (H1, 2021)

4.1b

Gross profit margin (H1, 2021), %

32.2%

Net income (H1, 2021)

651.0m

EBIT (H1, 2021)

1.1b

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2021)

15.2b

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2021)

5.2

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

2.8b

EV

22.2b
Bollore's current market capitalization is €15.2 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

23.0b24.8b24.1b

Revenue growth, %

8%(3%)

Cost of goods sold

16.0b16.9b16.0b

Gross profit

7.0b8.0b8.1b
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

11.8b11.6b12.8b

Cost of goods sold

8.0b7.7b8.7b

Gross profit

3.7b3.9b4.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

32%34%32%
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

4.8b2.9b2.2b

Accounts Receivable

7.6b7.7b6.5b

Inventories

1.2b1.4b634.9m

Current Assets

15.7b13.4b12.0b
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

4.2b3.6b2.8b

Accounts Receivable

7.8b6.8b7.0b

Inventories

975.4m948.0m701.0m

Current Assets

14.9b12.6b12.9b
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

1.1b1.4b1.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.3b1.8b

Inventories

18.0m(134.1m)(118.4m)

Accounts Payable

181.0m80.8m498.8m
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

529.8m758.3m651.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

705.0m746.2m

Inventories

(44.5m)(15.1m)

Accounts Payable

(321.5m)(713.1m)
EURFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

284.2k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Bollore Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Countries

127129130

Plants

777

Service Stations

757575

Total Farms

333
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Bollore Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
OVRSEAFebruary 10, 2021
3 H TARON
Abidjan Terminal
AFRICA CONSTRUCTION ET INNOVATION
AGENCE MARITIME CHERBOURG
AGENCE MARITIME COGNACAISE
AGENCE MARITIME DUNKERQUOISE
AGETRAF
Alcafi B.V.
Alraine Shipping Services Nigeria Ltd
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Bollore Revenue Breakdown

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Bollore revenue breakdown by business segment: 24.1% from Transportation and logistics, 7.9% from Oil logistics, 66.7% from Communications and 1.3% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

Bollore's employees are reported to be approximately 41% female and 59% male.
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Bollore Online and Social Media Presence

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Bollore News and Updates

Bollore, Czarnikow collaborate for sustainable development programme in East Africa

Bolloré Transport & Logistics and supply chain services company Czarnikow are collaborating to support Bolloré Transport & Logistics’ sustainable development in East Africa, through the VIVE Sustainable Supply Programme.

Bolloré joins the VIVE programme in commitment to sustainability in East Africa

Building on a 25-year relationship, Bolloré Transport & Logistics and supply chain services company Czarnikow are collaborating to support Bolloré Transport & Logistics’ sustainable development in East Africa, through the VIVE Sustainable Supply Programme.

Abdelkerim appointed managing director of Bolloré Transport & Logistics Horn of Africa cluster

Since July 2021, Ahmat Abdelkerim is the Managing Director of the Bolloré Transport & Logistics Horn of Africa cluster. He will be managing the business activities in three countries: Djibouti, Ethiopia and Eritrea. He has taken over from Patrick Gerenthon, who has moved on to perform other duti…

Bolloré : First-half 2021 results

After a very resilient first half 2020, the Group’s revenues increased by 13% and its adjusted operating income (EBITA(1)) grew by 43%, at constant scope and exchange rates in the first half of 2021.

Bolloré Transport & Logistics delivers first Covid-19 vaccines to Côte d'Ivoire

Mandated by UNICEF, the Bolloré Transport & Logistics teams rolled out logistics solutions right from Abidjan airport.

Good results for all Bolloré Group business activities in 2020 in the context of the COVID-19 health crisis

Net income: €1,563 million, up (+11%) (not including a capital gain on the sale on March 31, 2020, of 10% of Universal Music Group’s (UMG) on the basis of an enterprise value of €30 billion for 100%, recognised in equity for €2.8 billion), and net income Group share of €426 million, up 79%.
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Bollore Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bollore founded?

    Bollore was founded in 1822.

  • Who are Bollore key executives?

    Bollore's key executives are Cyrille Bolloré, Yannick Bolloré and Cédric de Bailliencourt.

  • How many employees does Bollore have?

    Bollore has 79,207 employees.

  • What is Bollore revenue?

    Latest Bollore annual revenue is €24.1 b.

  • What is Bollore revenue per employee?

    Latest Bollore revenue per employee is €304.4 k.

  • Who are Bollore competitors?

    Competitors of Bollore include Sree Kailas Group, Dogus Group and PostALL Log.

  • Where is Bollore headquarters?

    Bollore headquarters is located at 32 Quai de Dion Bouton, Puteaux.

  • Where are Bollore offices?

    Bollore has offices in Puteaux, Ergué-Gabéric and.

  • How many offices does Bollore have?

    Bollore has 41 offices.