General Cable

General Cable is a company that specializes in the development, design, manufacture, marketing, and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for energy, construction, industrial, specialty and communications segments. Its energy cables include low-, medium- and high-voltage power distribution and power transmission products. General Cable's products are used in electrical power generation, the oil, gas, and petrochemical industries, mining, industrial automation, automotive, marine, and transit, and military, aerospace and OEM applications.

Employee Rating

3.2More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyPrysmian
HQHighland Heights, US
Founded1927
Websitegeneralcable.com
General Cable was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Highland Heights, US

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General Cable Office Locations

General Cable has offices in Highland Heights, Chino, Du Quoin, Indianapolis and in 10 other locations
Highland Heights, US (HQ)
4 Tesseneer Rd
Chino, US
13965 Pipeline Ave
Du Quoin, US
1453 S Washington St
Indianapolis, US
7950 Rockville Rd
Jackson, US
19 Bobrick Dr
Lincoln, US
3 Carol Dr
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General Cable Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1927
General Cable is a subsidiary of Prysmian

General Cable Revenue

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General Cable's revenue was reported to be $6.06 b in FY, 2012
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012

Revenue

4.9b5.9b6.1b

Cost of goods sold

4.3b5.3b5.4b

Gross profit

554.0m607.7m624.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

11%10%10%
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q1, 2013Q3, 2013Q2, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

1.2b1.2b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.6b943.1m1.0b

Cost of goods sold

1.1b1.1b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b842.2m914.8m

Gross profit

144.7m125.3m167.0m174.6m156.4m147.2m177.0m156.9m160.2m100.9m105.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

12%10%12%11%10%10%12%10%10%11%10%
Annual
USDFY, 2010

Cash

458.7m

Accounts Receivable

1.1b

Prepaid Expenses

121.3m

Inventories

1.1b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012

Cash

350.3m391.0m415.2m422.0m416.6m427.1m438.8m

Accounts Receivable

948.6m1.0b1.2b1.3b1.2b1.2b1.2b

Prepaid Expenses

74.4m100.7m130.5m130.9m120.8m104.0m105.2m

Inventories

1.1b1.2b1.3b1.4b1.3b1.3b1.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011

Net Income

76.9m66.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

101.3m111.4m

Inventories

(170.8m)(130.9m)

Accounts Payable

156.2m64.5m
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General Cable Operating Metrics

Sep, 2019

Industries Served

5
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General Cable Online and Social Media Presence

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General Cable News and Updates

Industrial Communication Cables Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025: Key Players Advantech, Anixter, General Cable Technologies

Latest research study from HTF MI with title Global Industrial Communication Cables by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Submarine Cable System Market Forecast to 2023 with Prysmian, Nexans, NKT, General Cable, and Sumitomo Dominating

DUBLIN, Dec 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Submarine Cable System Market by Application (Communication, Power), Component (Dry Plant, Wet Plant (Cables, Branching Units, Repeaters)), Offering (Installation & Commissioning, Maintenance, Upgrades), and Region - Global Forecast to 2023"...

Electric Submersible Cables 2018 Global Market Key Players – Borets, Kerite, General Cable, Prysmian Group, Jainson Cables India, SUPERSTAR CABLE – Analysis and Forecast to 2022

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Electric Submersible Cables Market Report 2018” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Fiber Optics Market 2018 | Major Kay Players – Corning, Furukawa Electric, Optical Cable, Prysmian, Sterlite Technologies, YOFC, Fujikura, FUTONG Group, General Cable

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Fiber Optics Market Research Report 2018” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

High Voltage Cables & Accessories 2018 Global Market Key Players – Prysmian S.P.A, Nexans S.A, General Cable Corporation, Nkt Cables Group – Analysis and Forecast to 2022

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global High Voltage Cables & Accessories Market Report 2018” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Submarine Optical Fiber Cable 2018 Global Market Key Players - Nexans, Prysmian, Leviton, Aksh Optifiber, Coring Inc, General Cable Corp.....

Submarine Optical Fiber Cable – Global Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Manufacturers, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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General Cable Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was General Cable founded?

    General Cable was founded in 1927.

  • What is General Cable revenue?

    Latest General Cable annual revenue is $6.1 b.

  • Who are General Cable competitors?

    Competitors of General Cable include Southwire, Nexans and International Wire Group.

  • Where is General Cable headquarters?

    General Cable headquarters is located at 4 Tesseneer Rd, Highland Heights.

  • Where are General Cable offices?

    General Cable has offices in Highland Heights, Chino, Du Quoin, Indianapolis and in 10 other locations.

  • How many offices does General Cable have?

    General Cable has 14 offices.