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.
Type
Public
HQ
Snaith, GB
Founded
1925
Size (employees)
4,273 (est)
Website
croda.com
Croda International was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Snaith, GB
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Key People/Management at Croda International

Nick Challoner

Nick Challoner

President - Life Sciences
Steve Foots

Steve Foots

Group Chief Executive
Jez Maiden

Jez Maiden

Group Finance Director
Anthony Fitzpatrick

Anthony Fitzpatrick

President Corporate Development
Tom Brophy

Tom Brophy

Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
Graham Myers

Graham Myers

Group Financial Controller
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Croda International Office Locations

Croda International has offices in Ciudad de México, Santiago de Surco, Bogotá, Providencia and in 31 other locations
Snaith, GB (HQ)
Cowick Hall
East Riding of Yorkshire, GB
Ferriby Rd
Kingston upon Hull, GB
Clough Rd
Thorne, GB
Alpha Ct
Wetherill Park, AU
447 Victoria St
Chaoyang Qu, CN
Da Tun Lu
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Croda International Financials and Metrics

Croda International Revenue

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Croda International's revenue was reported to be £1.24 b in FY, 2016 which is a 15% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.2 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %

15%

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

445.1 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %

35.8%

Net income (FY, 2016)

197.6 m

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

61 m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

447.6 m429.1 m375.3 m371.8 m365.9 m312.4 m313.6 m303.4 m294.4 m305.6 m518.9 m886.1 m1.1 b1 b1.1 b1.2 b

Revenue growth, %

(3%)3%15%

Cost of goods sold

350.6 m338.7 m297 m285.7 m278.3 m239.3 m236.7 m224.7 m210.2 m214.5 m393.8 m693.9 m713.9 m703 m704.1 m798.5 m

Gross profit

97 m90.4 m78.3 m86.1 m87.6 m73.1 m76.9 m78.7 m84.2 m91.1 m125.1 m192.2 m363.1 m343.6 m377.6 m445.1 m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

8.7 m11.1 m10.2 m11.3 m12.3 m17.3 m24.2 m27.8 m32.4 m39.3 m48.6 m43.4 m37.5 m47.6 m57.8 m61 m

Accounts Receivable

74.3 m74.2 m63.8 m69.2 m62.1 m50.7 m53.1 m51.5 m50.5 m51.1 m132.3 m186.4 m117 m122.2 m129.3 m192.4 m

Inventories

73.2 m71.5 m62.5 m64.1 m68.7 m60.5 m51.5 m51.8 m52 m53.4 m133.5 m161.4 m

Current Assets

189.3 m197.6 m178.7 m185.8 m186.8 m162.7 m165.4 m170 m174.9 m163.9 m367.5 m392.8 m367 m393.6 m435.5 m489.1 m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

29.3 m26.6 m2.9 m13.3 m32.3 m20.7 m(600 k)29.3 m26.5 m31.6 m7.9 m40.5 m

Cash From Operating Activities

59 m54.8 m56.4 m58.8 m44.8 m58 m51.6 m56.5 m52.3 m48 m37.3 m56.2 m191.3 m174.6 m207.6 m263.8 m

Dividends Paid

13.6 m14.1 m14.1 m14.2 m14.6 m14.8 m15.1 m15.6 m16.4 m21.7 m17.2 m19.8 m

Cash From Financing Activities

4 m54.2 m(7.8 m)13.1 m(9.5 m)(23.3 m)(1.3 m)(20.7 m)(8.2 m)(29.2 m)338.3 m(19.8 m)(130.8 m)(85.3 m)(3.5 m)(162.6 m)
GBPY, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Croda International Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Countries

34 36 36

Operations

54 67 67
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Croda International Revenue Breakdown

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Croda International revenue breakdown by business segment: 10.3% from Industrial Chemicals, 32.4% from Performance Technologies, 23.5% from Life Sciences and 33.8% from Personal Care

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Croda International Online and Social Media Presence

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Croda International News and Updates

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Croda International Company Life and Culture

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