James Latham

James Latham plc is a United Kingdom-based company engaged in the timber importing and distribution. The Company is engaged in the supply of wood-based panels, natural acrylic stone, hardwoods, high grade softwoods, flooring, engineered timber, fire-retardant panels, advanced technical panels, cladding and decking to joinery, door and kitchen manufacturers, shop fitters and other market sectors. It is also engaged in the supply of commodity and specialist products to timber and builders merchants. The Company offers door blanks, which include medium-density fiberboard (MDF), particleboard and plywood-faced door blanks, veneered and lipped door blanks, and lightweight solid laminated timber core and particle board doors. The Company operates through around 11 trading offices in 10 sites located in Dudley, Fareham, Gateshead, Hemel Hempstead, Leeds, Purfleet, Scotland, Thurrock, Wigston and Yate. Its commodity imports are held in ports, including Tilbury, Liverpool and Grangemouth.
Type
Public
HQ
Hemel Hempstead, GB
Founded
1757
Employees
341 (est)

James Latham Locations

Hemel Hempstead, GB
Yate, GB
Purfleet, GB
Wigston, GB
Hemel Hempstead, GB
Wigston, GB
West Yorkshire, GB
Holytown, GB
Aveley, GB
Tingley, GB
Hemel Hempstead, GB
Gateshead, GB
Hampshire, GB

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James Latham Summary

Founding Date

1757

Market capitalization

£138 M

Closing share price

£7.03

James Latham Financials

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

£163 M£133 M£142 M

Revenue growth, %

-18.2%6.3%

Cost of sales

£135 M£110 M£116 M

Gross profit

£28.4 M£23.6 M£26.4 M

Gross profit Margin, %

17.4%17.7%18.6%

Operating expense total

£17.2 M£15.5 M£16.3 M

James Latham Market Value History

Market Position – Manufacturing & Industrial

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