Greif is a world leader in industrial packaging products and services. We produce steel, plastic, fibre, flexible, corrugated and multiwall containers, intermediate bulk containers, containerboard and packaging accessories, and provide blending, filling, packaging and industrial packaging reconditioning services for a wide range of industries. We also manage timber properties in North America. We are strategically positioned in more than 50 countries to serve global as well as regional customers.

Delaware, US
Size (employees)
12,370 (est)-5%
Greif was founded in 1877 and is headquartered in Delaware, US

Greif Office Locations

Greif has an office in Delaware
Delaware, US (HQ)
425 Winter Rd

Greif Data and Metrics

Greif Financial Metrics

Greif's revenue was reported to be $3.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 8% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

3.3 b

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


Net income (FY, 2016)

75.5 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

225.6 m

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2017)

2.2 b

Cash (31-Oct-2016)

103.7 m


3.1 b
Greif's current market capitalization is $2.2 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


4.2 b4.2 b3.6 b3.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

3.4 b3.4 b

Gross profit

832.2 m811 m

Gross profit Margin, %


General and administrative expense

477.3 m496.7 m

Operating expense total

490.4 m506.2 m


341.6 m249.3 m192.8 m225.6 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

74.8 m81.8 m74.8 m75.4 m

Pre tax profit

243.4 m158 m

Income tax expense

98.8 m115 m48.4 m66.5 m

Net Income

149 m44.9 m67.2 m75.5 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


78.1 m85.1 m106.2 m103.7 m

Accounts Receivable

1.2 m


375.3 m381.1 m297 m277.4 m

Current Assets

1.1 b1.2 b1 b920.3 m


1 b880.2 m807.1 m786.4 m

Total Assets

3.9 b3.7 b3.3 b3.2 b

Accounts Payable

431.3 m471.1 m355.3 m372 m

Total Debt

1.2 b1.1 b1.1 b974.6 m

Current Liabilities

801.7 m851.7 m647 m659.2 m

Non-Current Liabilities

1.7 b1.6 b1.6 b1.5 b

Total Liabilities

2.5 b2.4 b2.3 b2.2 b

Retained Earnings

1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.3 b

Total Equity

1.4 b1.2 b1.1 b957.9 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.9 x0.9 x1.1 x1 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.3 x0.3 x0.3 x0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x3 x3.1 x3.3 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

149 m44.9 m67.2 m75.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

156.9 m155.8 m134.6 m127.7 m

Accounts Receivable

(35 m)(45 m)39.5 m(18.6 m)


(3.5 m)(29 m)38.9 m3.4 m

Accounts Payable

(37.1 m)68.9 m(56.6 m)39.4 m

Cash From Operating Activities

250.3 m261.8 m206.3 m301 m

Cash From Investing Activities

(100.7 m)(69 m)(146.5 m)(25.1 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(1.3 b)(1.2 b)(870.1 m)(1.1 b)

Dividends Paid

(98.3 m)(98.6 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(159.9 m)(180.5 m)(20.1 m)(272.8 m)
USDY, 2016


13.6 x


10.2 x


252.7 k


1 x


0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.3 x

Greif Market Value History

Greif Median Salaries

Source: 31 public H-1B filings from Greif

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