Johnson Matthey is an international speciality chemicals company, founded almost 200 years ago in London. Technology leadership forms the basis of our strategy to deliver superior long term growth
London, GB
Size (employees)
12,214 (est)
Johnson Matthey was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Johnson Matthey Office Locations

Johnson Matthey has offices in Hertfordshire, London, Cambridge, Wayne and in 10 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
10 Eastbourne Terrace
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Johnson Matthey Financials and Metrics

Johnson Matthey Financials

Johnson Matthey's revenue was reported to be £12.03 b in FY, 2017 which is a 12.3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

12 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

6.5 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

304.5 m
Johnson Matthey's current market capitalization is £6.5 b.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


11.2 b10.1 b10.7 b12 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

10.4 b9.2 b9.9 b

Gross profit

799.1 m817.7 m766.8 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


221.8 m59.4 m304.5 m

Accounts Receivable

754.1 m820.6 m791.4 m

Current Assets

1.9 b2.2 b1.9 b


1.2 b1.2 b1.3 b
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

476.9 m125.8 m866.5 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(94.5 m)(145.4 m)(563.6 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(67.9 m)(68.5 m)(60.6 m)
GBPY, 2017


977.5 k
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Johnson Matthey Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


30 30 30

Manufacturing Facilities

43 43
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Johnson Matthey Revenue Breakdown

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Johnson Matthey revenue breakdown by business segment: 63.7% from Precious Metal Products, 28.3% from Emission Control Technologies and 8.0% from Other

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Johnson Matthey News and Updates

Shares up at FTSE 100-listed Johnson Matthey despite profit hit

Shares rose today at Johnson Matthey despite the company revealing that pre-tax profit fell by nearly a third. Pre-tax profit at the FTSE 100 company, which makes catalytic converters for cars, fell by 31 per cent. The company blamed this on £90m of costs related to its restructuring programme…

Johnson Matthey To Put £200 Million Into Batteries In 2018

The chemicals giant Johnson Matthey will be making an initial investment of £200 million into battery materials investment in 2018, with the plan being to build up production capacity in anticipation of the rapid growth of the electric vehicle market. The company is reportedly expecting that by the …

Incentive QAS Secures Contract Extension With Johnson Matthey Plc

Incentive QAS, the specialist cleaning arm of Incentive FM Group, has secured a major contract extension with Johnson Matthey, a global leader in science that provides cleaner air, improved health and more efficient use of natural resources. The new deal, which runs for three years with the option o…
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