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Astrapak Limited (Astrapak) manufactures and distributes plastic packaging products. The company, together with its subsidiaries, operates under two divisions, namely, Flexibles and Rigids. The Flexibles division offers products such as Alex White, Barrier Film Converters, East Rand Plastics, Knilam Packaging, Packaging Consultants, Peninsula Packaging, Plusnet/Geotex, Saflite and Tristar Plastics. Its Rigids division products include Cinqpet, Cinqplast-Plastop, Consupaq, Hilfort Plastics, JJ Precision Plastics, Marcom Plastics, PAK 2000, and Plastop KZN among others. These products are used in the food, beverage, petrochemical, confectionery, fruit, personal care, industrial and general merchandise markets. The major subsidiaries of the company include Hilfort Plastics (Pty) Ltd, Alex White Holdings (Pty) Ltd, and Astrapak Properties (Pty) Ltd. Astrapak is headquartered in Denver, South Africa.
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Table Of Contents
Astrapak Limited (APK) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 3 List of Figures 4 Section 1 - About the Company 5 Astrapak Limited - Key Facts 5 Astrapak Limited - Key Employees 6 Astrapak Limited - Key Employee Biographies 7 Astrapak Limited - Major Products and Services 8 Astrapak Limited - History 9 Astrapak Limited - Company Statement 12 Astrapak Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries 17 Head Office 17 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 17 Section 2 - Company Analysis 21 Astrapak Limited - Business Description 21 Astrapak Limited - Corporate Strategy 22 Astrapak Limited - SWOT Analysis 23 SWOT Analysis - Overview 23 Astrapak Limited - Strengths 23 Strength - Awards and Certifications 23 Strength - Dominant Player 23 Strength - Wide Range of Plastic Packaging Products 23 Astrapak Limited - Weaknesses 24 Weakness - Weak Segmental Performance: Flexibles 24 Astrapak Limited - Opportunities 25 Opportunity - Growing Global Packaging Industry 25 Opportunity - Growing Market Conditions for Plastic Products 25 Opportunity - Corporate Restructuring 25 Astrapak Limited - Threats 26 Threat - Intense Competition 26 Threat - Changes in Environmental Regulations 26 Threat - Volatile Polymer and Crude Oil Prices 26 Astrapak Limited - Key Competitors 27 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 28 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 28 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 29 Performance Chart 31 Financial Performance 31 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 32 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 33 Section 4 - Appendix 34 Methodology 34 Ratio Definitions 34 About GlobalData 38 Contact Us 38 Disclaimer 38
List of Tables Astrapak Limited, Key Facts 5 Astrapak Limited, Key Employees 6 Astrapak Limited, Key Employee Biographies 7 Astrapak Limited, Major Products and Services 8 Astrapak Limited, History 9 Astrapak Limited, Other Locations 17 Astrapak Limited, Subsidiaries 18 Astrapak Limited, Key Competitors 27 Astrapak Limited, Ratios based on current share price 28 Astrapak Limited, Annual Ratios 29 Astrapak Limited, Interim Ratios 32 Currency Codes 34 Capital Market Ratios 34 Equity Ratios 35 Profitability Ratios 35 Cost Ratios 36 Liquidity Ratios 36 Leverage Ratios 37 Efficiency Ratios 37
List of Figures Astrapak Limited, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 31 Astrapak Limited, Ratio Charts 33