Croda International

Croda is a world leader in natural based speciality chemicals which are sold to virtually every type of industry. The company has approximately 3500 employees, working in 34 countries. Activities can be broadly classified into three sectors: Consumer Care which consists of global businesses in personal care, health care and crop care – all markets with an increasing need for innovation and sustainable ingredients. Performance Technologies which comprises home care, additives for polymers, polymers and coatings, lubricant additives, and processed vegetable oils. Industrial Chemicals which consists of base oleochemicals. In addition we also have a Technology Investment Group (TIG). The role of TIG is to bring new technologies to the Group through investment in Research and Development both internally and externally.
Snaith, GB
Size (employees)
4,239 (est)
Croda International was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Snaith, GB

Croda International Office Locations

Croda International has offices in Snaith, Mumbai, Thane, Guangzhou and in 4 other locations
Snaith, GB (HQ)
Cowick Hall

Croda International Metrics

Croda International Financial Metrics

Revenue (2015)

£1.1 b

Revenue growth (2014-15), %


Gross profit

£377.6 m

Gross profit margin (2015), %


Net income (2015)

£181.1 m

Market capitalization (09-Mar-2017)

£4.8 t

Closing share price (09-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

£57.8 m
Croda International's current market capitalization is £4.8 t.
Croda International's revenue was reported to be £1.1 b in FY, 2015 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


£1.1 b£1 b£1.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

£713.9 m£703 m£704.1 m

Gross profit

£363.1 m£343.6 m£377.6 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

£99.8 m£101.2 m£115.8 m

Pre tax profit

£250.1 m£229.4 m£252.3 m

Net Income

£177.9 m£165.2 m£181.1 m
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


£37.5 m£47.6 m£57.8 m

Accounts Receivable

£117 m£122.2 m£129.3 m

Current Assets

£367 m£393.6 m£435.5 m


£410.5 m£433.5 m£500.5 m


£239.5 m£244.9 m£337.8 m

Total Assets

£1 b£1.1 b£1.3 b

Accounts Payable

£51.5 m£56.4 m£60.4 m

Current Liabilities

£191.8 m£198.9 m£213.3 m

Retained Earnings

£93.9 m£77.2 m£89.8 m

Total Equity

£413.1 m£482.9 m£600.8 m

Financial Leverage

2.5 x2.2 x2.1 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

£191.3 m£174.6 m£207.6 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(£130.8 m)(£85.3 m)(£3.5 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(£72.2 m)(£64.2 m)(£71.2 m)

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