Sasol

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Sasol is an international integrated energy and chemical company that builds and operates facilities to produce liquid fuels, chemicals, and low-carbon electricity. Its operating business units comprise its mining and exploration and production of oil and gas activities, focused on feedstock supply. The company also manages the marketing and sales of oil, gas and electricity products, as well as base and performance chemicals, including fertilizers, polymers, solvents, surfactants, carbon solutions, and other related products.

TypePublic
Founded1950
HQSandton, ZA
Websitesasol.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureC-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Apr 2022)28,736
Job Openings135
Revenue (FY, 2021)R198.8 B(+7%)
Share Price (May 2022)$26.1(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Sasol

Bernard Klingenberg

Bernard Klingenberg

Executive Vice President: Southern African Operations
Paul Victor

Paul Victor

Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer
Maurice Radebe

Maurice Radebe

Executive Vice President: Energy Business and Sustainability
Colin Beggs

Colin Beggs

Independent Non-Executive Director
Muriel Dube

Muriel Dube

Independent Non-Executive Director
Stephan Schoeman

Stephan Schoeman

Executive Vice President: Technology
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Sasol Office Locations

Sasol has offices in Sandton, Houston, Oil City, Tucson and in 6 other locations
Sandton, ZA (HQ)
50 Katherine St, Barlow Park
Nanjing Shi, CN
68 Fangshui Rd, Luhe Qu
Hamburg, DE
Berliner Bogen, Anckelmannspl. 1
Milano, IT
Viale Enrico Forlanini, 21
Bratislava, SK
Paulínyho 157/12
Houston, TX, US
1914 Haden Rd
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Sasol Financials and Metrics

Sasol Revenue

Sasol's revenue was reported to be R198.81 b in FY, 2021
ZAR

Revenue (H1, 2022)

118.7b

Gross profit (H1, 2022)

63.7b

Net income (H1, 2022)

16.1b

EBITDA (H1, 2022)

25.6b

EBIT (H1, 2022)

20.0b

Market capitalization (27-May-2022)

16.1b

Closing stock price (27-May-2022)

26.1

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

30.8b

EV

96.2b
Sasol's current market capitalization is $16.1 b.
Annual
ZARFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

180.1b201.3b187.3b198.8b

Cost of goods sold

(76.6b)(90.6b)(90.1b)(85.4b)

Gross profit

106.3b114.4b101.7b118.7b
Half Year
ZARH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021H1, 2022

Revenue

102.9b99.2b92.0b118.7b

Cost of goods sold

(46.0b)(46.4b)(41.2b)(56.2b)

Gross profit

57.4b52.8b55.3b63.7b
Annual
ZARFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

15.1b13.4b33.9b29.9b

Accounts Receivable

23.5b25.6b22.1b27.2b

Prepaid Expenses

5.8b3.2b8.1b4.6b

Inventories

29.4b29.6b27.8b29.7b
Half Year
ZARH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021H1, 2022

Cash

15.9b12.7b27.8b30.8b

Accounts Receivable

30.5b25.7b29.6b33.5b

Inventories

31.2b30.5b26.6b36.3b
Annual
ZARFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

17.7b9.7b(111.9b)16.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

16.4b18.0b22.3b17.6b

Inventories

(3.4b)(829.0m)3.4b(4.9b)

Accounts Payable

2.4b3.2b(4.0b)4.9b
Half Year
ZARH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021H1, 2022

Accounts Payable

(78.4b)(83.3b)(77.1b)(99.4b)
ZARFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

5.8m
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Sasol Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries (Offices)

31

Crude Oil and Condensate Proved Reserves (Developed, Rest of Africa), mmb

1.71.81.8

Natural Gas Proved Reserves (Undeveloped, Mozambique), bcf

429188.6429

Production Capacity (Ethylene Dichloride, South Africa), kilotonnes per annum

160160160

Sasol Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Gemini HDPE LLC
Natref
Sasol Africa (Pty) Ltd
Sasol Canada Holdings Limited
Sasol Chemicals North America LLC
Sasol Chemicals (USA) LLC
Sasol Chemicals (USA) LLC
Sasol Chevron Holdings Limited
Sasol Dyno Nobel (Pty) Ltd
Sasol Financing International Limited
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Sasol Revenue Breakdown

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Sasol revenue breakdown by business segment: 65.9% from BASE CHEMICALS, 29.4% from FUELS and 4.6% from Other

Sasol revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 42.0% from SOUTH AFRICA, 12.0% from REST OF WORLD, 15.5% from UNITED STATES, 24.0% from EUROPE and 6.5% from Other

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Sasol Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

79/100

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Sasol Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Sasol Online and Social Media Presence

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Sasol Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    59/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    56/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    62/100

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Sasol News and Updates

Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP Announces Proposed Class Action Settlement on Behalf of Purchasers of Sasol Limited American Depository Receipts – SSL

NEW YORK, May 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP announce that the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York has approved the following announcement of a proposed class action settlement that would benefit purchasers of Sasol Limited American Depo…

Sasol ecoFT and Sweden's Uniper partner to produce sustainable aviation fuel through SkyFuelH2

JOHANNESBURG, April 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sasol ecoFT has signed a letter of intent with Sollefteå municipality in collaboration with Sweden's energy company Uniper, to investigate the possibility of establishing an industry-scale production facility for sustainable aviation fuel. Once...

South Africa Court Orders Sasol, Eskom Pollution Clampdown

South African Court Orders Clampdown on Sasol, Eskom Pollution

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Sasol commits to net zero ambition by 2050, triples 2030 GHG emission reduction targets

JOHANNESBURG, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sasol Limited (Sasol) today announced its updated strategy that commits it to be at net zero emissions by 2050. This is in line with Sasol's commitment to accelerate its transition to a low carbon world in support of the objectives of the Paris...

Sasol Improves 2030 Emissions-Cut Target, Sets Net-Zero Ambition

Sasol Improves 2030 Emissions-Cut Target, Sets Net-Zero Ambition
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Sasol Blogs

Dealings in securities by a director of Sasol Limited

Dealings in securities by a director of Sasol Limited Sasol Limited (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number 1979/003231/06) Sasol Ordinary Share codes: JSE: SOL NYSE: SSL Sasol Ordinary ISIN codes: ZAE000006896 US8038663006 Sa…

Brent Crude Futures - North Sea - Jul22 Jul 22

Trade:  107.51 Movement:  G

United States Dollar - South Africa Rand

Trade:  16.1116 Movement:  G Update Time:  18:35:33 Update Date:  Thursday, May 12, 2022

Production and Sales Metrics for the nine months ended 31 March 2022; Hedging Update

Production and Sales Metrics for the nine months ended 31 March 2022; Hedging Update Sasol Limited (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number 1979/003231/06) Sasol Ordinary Share codes: JSE: SOL NYSE: SSL Sasol Ordinary ISIN codes: ZAE000006896 US8038663006 Sasol BEE Ordina…

Dealings in Securities of Sasol by a Prescribed Officer of Sasol Limited and Director of its Major Subsidiaries

Dealings in Securities of Sasol by a Prescribed Officer of Sasol Limited and Director of its Major Subsidiaries Sasol Limited (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number 1979/003231/06) Sasol Ordinary Share codes: JSE: SOL NYSE: SSL Sasol Ordinary I…

Dealings in Securities by a Prescribed Officer and the Group Company Secretary Of Sasol Limited

Dealings in Securities by a Prescribed Officer and the Group Company Secretary Of Sasol Limited Sasol Limited (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number 1979/003231/06) Sasol Ordinary Share codes: JSE: SOL NYSE: SSL Sasol Ordinary ISIN codes: …
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Sasol Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sasol founded?

    Sasol was founded in 1950.

  • Who are Sasol key executives?

    Sasol's key executives are Bernard Klingenberg, Paul Victor and Maurice Radebe.

  • How many employees does Sasol have?

    Sasol has 28,736 employees.

  • What is Sasol revenue?

    Latest Sasol annual revenue is R198.8 b.

  • What is Sasol revenue per employee?

    Latest Sasol revenue per employee is R6.9 m.

  • Who are Sasol competitors?

    Competitors of Sasol include Cepsa, Gaztransport & Technigaz and Westlake.

  • Where is Sasol headquarters?

    Sasol headquarters is located at 50 Katherine St, Barlow Park, Sandton.

  • Where are Sasol offices?

    Sasol has offices in Sandton, Houston, Oil City, Tucson and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sasol have?

    Sasol has 11 offices.