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Sasol Ltd (SOL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Sasol Ltd (SOL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Revie

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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.
Highlights

Sasol Ltd (Sasol) is an integrated energy and chemicals company. It develops and commercializes technologies; and builds and operates facilities to produce a range of products, including liquid fuels, chemicals, and low-carbon electricity. The company’s product offerings include olefins and surfactants, cleaners and degreasers, industrial lubricants, polypropylene, chlor-alkaline chemicals, explosives, and waxes. Sasol supplies low-cost feedstock, coal, through mining, and oil, gas and condensate through exploration and production. It operates through a network of upstream, regional operating hubs, and customer-facing strategic business units. The company has operational presence in Southern Africa, Eurasia, and North America. Sasol is headquartered in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.

Sasol Ltd Key Recent Developments

Sep 20,2018 South African cabinet approves new mining charter
Sep 16,2018 Sasol Statement on Solidarity Update Sunday 16 September[TOPC : ONG - Sasol Ltd]
Sep 03,2018 Sasol Statement on Solidarity
Aug 08,2018 Oil giants granted exclusive rights for Block 5 offshore Mozambique

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Section 1 - About the Company
Sasol Ltd - Key Facts
Sasol Ltd - Key Employees
Sasol Ltd - Key Employee Biographies
Sasol Ltd - Major Products and Services
Sasol Ltd - History
Sasol Ltd - Company Statement
Sasol Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Joint Venture
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Sasol Ltd - Business Description
Business Segment: Base Chemicals
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Energy
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Exploration and Production International
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Mining
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Performance Chemicals
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Asia, Australasia, and Middle East
Performance
Geographical Segment: Europe
Performance
Geographical Segment: North America
Performance
Geographical Segment: Rest of Africa
Performance
Geographical Segment: South Africa
Performance
Geographical Segment: South America
Performance
Sasol Ltd - Corporate Strategy
Sasol Ltd - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Sasol Ltd - Strengths
Sasol Ltd - Weaknesses
Sasol Ltd - Opportunities
Sasol Ltd - Threats
Sasol Ltd - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Oil & Gas, Power Financial Deals and Alliances
Sasol Ltd, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018
Sasol Ltd, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018
Sasol Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments
Sep 20, 2018: South African cabinet approves new mining charter
Sep 20, 2018: South African cabinet approves new mining charter
Sep 16, 2018: Sasol Statement on Solidarity Update Sunday 16 September[TOPC : ONG - Sasol Ltd]
Sep 16, 2018: Sasol Statement on Solidarity Update Sunday 16 September[TOPC : ONG - Sasol Ltd]
Sep 03, 2018: Sasol Statement on Solidarity
Aug 08, 2018: Oil giants granted exclusive rights for Block 5 offshore Mozambique
Jul 19, 2018: Commissioning activities underway at Sasol LCCP
Jul 05, 2018: Sasol Opens Shondoni Colliery As Part Of R14 Billion Investment In South Africa
Jul 02, 2018: Sasol To Use Honeywell Connected Plant To Improve Reliability Of Refining Operations
Jun 22, 2018: 47th Sasol National Winter Swimming Championship
Section 6 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Sasol Ltd, Key Facts
Sasol Ltd, Key Employees
Sasol Ltd, Key Employee Biographies
Sasol Ltd, Major Products and Services
Sasol Ltd, History
Sasol Ltd, Subsidiaries
Sasol Ltd, Joint Venture
Sasol Ltd, Key Competitors
Sasol Ltd, Ratios based on current share price
Sasol Ltd, Annual Ratios
Sasol Ltd, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Sasol Ltd, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Sasol Ltd, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018
Sasol Ltd, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018
Sasol Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Sasol Ltd, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
Sasol Ltd, Ratio Charts
Sasol Ltd, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018
Sasol Ltd, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2012 to YTD 2018

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