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SWOT: K+S Aktiengesellschaft (SDF)

  • September 2017
  • 43 pages
  • ID: 341704
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K+S Aktiengesellschaft - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review offers you an detailed tactical SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. GlobalData compiled for you a well drafted, clear and easy-to- read overview of the company describing its main strengths, threats, weaknesses and opportunities. Get a better understanding of your competitors, clients and partners, and devise your own strategies to increase your business thanks to the profile..

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- Business overview - A comprehensive description of the company's operations and business divisions.

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- Company history - List of key events combined with the company.

- Main products and services - A lit of main products, services and brands of the company.

- Main competitors - A list of main competitors to the company.

- Main employees - A list of the main executives of the company.

- Executive biographies - A summary of the executives' employment history.

- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading main departments/functions.

- Significant locations and subsidiaries - An inventory and contatct details of main locations and key partners (subsidiaries of the company).

- Exhaustive financial ratios for the past five years - The up-to-date financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements edited by the company with 5 years history.

- Interim ratios for the final five interim periods - The recent financial ratios obtained from the quartely/semi-annual financial statements edited by the company for 5 interims history.

Key Findings

K+S Aktiengesellschaft is a fertilizers and specialty salts company. The company, together with its subsidiaries, affiliates and ventures specializes in research, production and sale of specialty and standard fertilizers, plant care and salt products. It extracts crude salts containing potassium, magnesium and sulphur from its mines in Germany (DE). The company's products find applications in various industries including agriculture, chemical, oil and gas drilling, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic, food industry, animal feed, textile and leather, plastics, glass, water softening and disinfection, and drinking water treatment industry. K+S also offers related services including granulation of Catasan and Thomas; recycling; disposal and reutilization of waste salt mines; logistics; and trading in distinct basic chemicals. The company operates in Europe (EU), North America continent, South America, Asia area, African continent and Oceania. K+S is based in Kassel, Germany (DE).

K+S Aktiengesellschaft Key Recent Developments

Jun 13,2017: K+S produces first potash from Bethune mine in Canada (CA)

May 04,2017: K+S opens potash mine in Canada (CA)

Aug 24,2016: Germany's K+S says CFO to replace retiring CEO in May 2017

Aug 24,2016: Dr. Burkhard Lohr to become additional Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors

Jun 27,2016: K+S: EBIT I In Second Quarter 2016 Significantly Below Previous Year

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