Norsk Hydro ASA (NHY) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.
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Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Norsk Hydro ASA (Hydro) is a global supplier of aluminum and an electricity producer. Its operations span the value chain, from bauxite extraction to the production of rolled and extruded aluminum products and building systems. The company is the second largest electric power generator in Norway with 24 hydroelectric power plants. Hydro is the one of the largest producer of aluminum metal. It is also a leading global provider of a range of downstream aluminum products including extrusion products and rolled products for the transportation, building, packaging and lithographic markets. The company has operations in 40 countries in Europe, the US, Canada, other Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and New Zealand. It has primary metal production facilities in Europe, Canada, Australia, Brazil and Qatar. Hydro is headquartered in Oslo, Norway.
Norsk Hydro ASA Key Recent Developments
Mar 13, 2015: Norsk Hydro annual reporting 2014: Better, bigger, greener Nov 25, 2013: Norsk Resirk to use Hydro's Holmestrand recycling unit in Norway Oct 23, 2013: Norsk Hydro Announces Third quarter 2013: Lower cost, higher power production Sep 16, 2013: Hydro seeks support for Karmøy pilot plant May 23, 2013: Hydro Reports Revenue Of NOK16.1 Billion In Q1 2013
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