JCB is one of the largest privately owned engineering and manufacturing companies in the UK and the world's third largest manufacturer of construction machinery. With a global presence and manufacturing facilities on 4 continents, we employ over 10,500 people worldwide. With a trusted brand that is synonymous with world class innovation. Our team design and build machines for hard work and reliability, using only the most advanced technology and techniques. We produce a broad spectrum of machines from 800kg to nearly 50 tonnes for markets including traditional construction through to defence, waste recycling and agriculture. JCB's success is built upon constant customer focus and innovation in everything we do.
Rocester, GB
Size (employees)
11,000 (est)
JCB was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Rocester, GB

JCB Office Locations

JCB has offices in Rocester, Pooler, Köln, Singapore and in 3 other locations
Rocester, GB (HQ)
Lakeside Works Dentstone Rd
Singapore, SG
50 Collyer Quay
Köln, DE
16 Graf Zeppelin Straße
Pooler, US
2000 Bamford Blvd

JCB Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


JCB Financial Metrics

JCB's revenue was reported to be £856.1 m in FY, 2015 which is a 15% decrease from the previous period.
£, GBP

Revenue (FY, 2015)

856.1 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

153 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

(20 m)

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

185.7 m
£, GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


1 b1 b856.1 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

800.7 m804.8 m703.1 m

Gross profit

222.6 m204.9 m153 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

178.3 m164.6 m177.1 m

Pre tax profit

74.8 m42.6 m(29.8 m)

Net Income

66.6 m42.8 m(20 m)
£, GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


165.5 m144.7 m185.7 m

Current Assets

484.7 m519.5 m616.9 m


391.8 m387.6 m386.3 m


32.2 m

Total Assets

876.5 m907.1 m1 b

Accounts Payable

112.6 m117.1 m75.4 m

Current Liabilities

616.5 m604.6 m749.7 m

Retained Earnings

66.6 m42.8 m(20 m)

Total Equity

169.5 m160.8 m159.4 m

Financial Leverage

5.2 x5.6 x6.5 x
£, GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Income Taxes Paid

(8.2 m)200 k9.8 m
Y, 2015

Financial Leverage

6.5 x

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