Duravit AG: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis - PDF

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					Duravit AG

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Duravit AG                                                                     Key Employees
                                                                               Name                      Job Title
Fast Facts
                                      Werderstrabe 36, Hornberg, D-78132,      Franz Kook                Chairman
Headquarters Address
                                      Germany
                                                                                                         Chairman - Supervisory
                                                                               Gregor Greinert
Telephone                             + 49 7833 700                                                      Board
                                                                               Reinhard K. Volk          Director
Fax                                   + 49 7833 70289

                                                                               Werner Griebe             Director
Website                               www.duravit.com

Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange         N/A
                                                                               Company Overview
Number of Employees                   5,202
                                                                               Duravit AG (Duravit) manufactures and
Fiscal Year End                       December
                                                                               distributes bathroom furnishings and sanitary
                                                                               products. The products portfolio includes
Revenue (in US$ million)              390.27
                                                                               washbasins, toilets, bidets, tubs, showers,
Revenue (in EUR million)              292.70
                                                                               bathroom furniture, accessories, sauna, pools
                                                                               and kitchen sinks. These products are available
                                                                               under Licht und Spiegel, Ketho, Inipi, Sundeck,
                                                                               Paiova,      Architec,   DuraPlan,     Mirrorwall,
                                                                               Aufsatzbecken, Onto and PuraVida series.
                                                                               Duravit is accredited with ISO 14001
SWOT Analysis                                                                  certification. The products are catered to
                                                                               residential,    hotels,   sports   and    leisure,
Strengths                             Weaknesses                               commercial and public sectors. The company
                                                                               has production facilities in Germany, France,
                                                                               Egypt, China, Turkey, India and Tunisia. Duravit
Diversified geographical presence     Decline in revenue
                                                                               along with its subsidiaries, affiliates and
                                                                               distributors operates in over 90 countries across
Focus towards sustainability                                                   Asia, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, America,
Recognitions and award winning                                                 Australia and New Zealand. The company is
capabilities                                                                   headquartered in Hornberg, Germany

Opportunities                         Threats
                                                                               Key Competitors
Growing residential market in India   Economic instability of the EU nations   AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG (Ticker: AFGN)

Penetration in Latin America          Political unrest in Egypt                A-S China Plumbing Products Limited (Ticker: 8262)

                                      Slow recovery of the US construction     GROHE AG
Recovering German economy
                                      industry
                                                                               Hansgrohe AG
                                      Volatile input prices
                                                                               Porcelanosa S.A.




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Duravit AG - SWOT Profile                                                                                            Page 1
Duravit AG

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1      Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................4
    1.2      Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................4
    1.3      Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................5
2     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 6
    2.1      SWOT Analysis - Overview ....................................................................................................................................6
    2.2      Strengths ................................................................................................................................................................6
    2.3      Weaknesses ...........................................................................................................................................................6
    2.4      Opportunities ..........................................................................................................................................................7
    2.5      Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................7
3     Duravit AG - History ................................................................................................................................ 9
4     Duravit AG - Key Employees ................................................................................................................ 12
5     Duravit AG - Locations and Subsidiaries............................................................................................. 13
    5.1      Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................13
    5.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................13
6     Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 15
    6.1      Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................15
    6.2      Disclaimer........................................
				
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