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									                                Linde Gas S.A. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDCH94237SA                                                                                          Publication Date: NOV 2012

          523 cours du 3eme millenaire                       Phone             +33 4 72796262                   Revenue         NA
          Saint Priest                                       Fax               +33 4 72796263                   Net Profit      NA
          69791                                              Website           www.linde-gas.fr                 Employees       750 (Estimated)
          France                                             Exchange                                           Industry        Chemicals

       Company Overview
       Linde Gas S.A. (Linde) carries out the production, distribution and sale of industrial, medical and specialty gases. The company is
       a subsidiary of Linde AG, which provides natural gas plants and air separation plants, olefin plants, hydrogen and synthesis gas
       plants. The company categorized its products into three groups, namely, Industrial Gases, Specialty Gases and Medical Gases.
       Linde offers gases for a wide range of diverse industries such as chemical, agri-food, metallurgy, environmental protection, food
       processing, electronics, welding cutting, equipment, research and development and medicine.
       Key Executives                                                             SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                Title                     Linde Gas S.A., SWOT Analysis
         Dr. Wolfgang Reitzle              Chairman                                Strengths                            Weaknesses
         Susan Brownlow                    Public Relations Manager
                                                                                   Broad Product Portfolio              Legal Hassles
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
        GlobalData                                                                 Established Market Presence

        Key Competitors
                                                                                   Opportunities                        Threats
         SAGA Gaz Industriels SAS
         Gruppo Sapio                                                              Increasing Demand for Fuel           Stringent Government
                                                                                   Efficient Vehicles                   Regulations
         Praxair S.A.S.
         Air Liquide S.A.                                                          Strategic Agreements                 Competitive Pressures
        Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                  Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData
        GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Linde Gas S.A. - Key Facts ................................................................................................................................................................ 4
       Linde Gas S.A. - Key Employees ....................................................................................................................................................... 5
       Linde Gas S.A. - Key Employee Biographies ..................................................................................................................................... 6
       Linde Gas S.A. - Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................. 7
       Linde Gas S.A. - History ..................................................................................................................................................................... 8
       Linde Gas S.A. - Locations And Subsidiaries ................................................................................................................................... 10
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 10
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 11
       Linde Gas S.A. - Business Description ............................................................................................................................................. 11
       Linde Gas S.A. - SWOT Analysis ..................................................................................................................................................... 12
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 12
          Linde Gas S.A. - Strengths ........................................................................................................................................................... 12
             Strength - Broad Product Portfolio ............................................................................................................................................ 12
             Strength - Established Market Presence ................................................................................................................................... 12
             Strength - Association with the Parent Company, Linde AG ..................................................................................................... 12
          Linde Gas S.A. - Weaknesses ...................................................................................................................................................... 12
             Weakness - Legal Hassles ........................................................................................................................................................ 12
          Linde Gas S.A. - Opportunities ..................................................................................................................................................... 13
             Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Fuel Efficient Vehicles .................................................................................................... 13
             Opportunity - Strategic Agreements .......................................................................................................................................... 13
             Opportunity - Rising Demand from Healthcare Sector .............................................................................................................. 13
          Linde Gas S.A. - Threats .............................................................................................................................................................. 13
             Threat - Stringent Government Regulations .............................................................................................................................. 13
             Threat - Competitive Pressures ................................................................................................................................................. 13
             Threat - Raw Material Price Risks .......................................................................................................................................
								
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