James Cropper

James Cropper PLC is an advanced materials group with two strategic business units. The company creates some of the world's most distinctive and technically advanced paper products, using materials from cotton and wood to carbon fibre. We support industries from packaging to digital imaging and aerospace with products that are at the cutting edge of performance. This specialist paper and nonwoven materials group with a turnover of £85M ($140M), is a 6th generation family business that was started in 1845 and exports to over 50 countries.
Burneside, GB
Size (employees)
546 (est)+4%
James Cropper was founded in 1845 and is headquartered in Burneside, GB

James Cropper Office Locations

James Cropper has offices in Burneside and Cumbria
Burneside, GB (HQ)
Burneside Mill

James Cropper Data and Metrics

James Cropper Financial Metrics

James Cropper's revenue was reported to be £87.9 m in FY, 2016 which is a 6% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

87.9 m

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


Net income (FY, 2016)

3 m

Market capitalization (24-Jul-2017)

158.7 m

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)


Cash (02-Apr-2016)

3.2 m
James Cropper's current market capitalization is £158.7 m.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


84.5 m83.1 m87.9 m

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

1.3 m2.6 m3.9 m

Net Income

1.4 m1.9 m3 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


692 k2.7 m3.2 m

Accounts Receivable

15 m14.5 m14.9 m

Current Assets

30 m31.5 m36.9 m


22.1 m22.9 m23.7 m


480 k297 k123 k

Total Assets

52.6 m54.7 m60.7 m

Accounts Payable

3.2 m5.8 m3.8 m

Current Liabilities

12.8 m15.3 m19.6 m

Total Liabilities

32.3 m35.8 m34 m

Retained Earnings

674 k1.2 m2.2 m

Total Equity

20.3 m18.9 m26.7 m

Financial Leverage

2.6 x2.9 x2.3 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

2.4 m7.8 m3.7 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(834 k)(3.2 m)719 k

Income Taxes Paid

58 k(694 k)(874 k)
GBPY, 2016


167.1 k

Financial Leverage

2.3 x

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