Saudi Basic Industries Corporation: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Saudi Basic Industries Corporation

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Saudi Basic Industries Corporation                                                Financial Snapshot

                                                                                  Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                                                                  The company reported revenues of US$40,417.56
Headquarters Address                  P.O. Box 5101, Riyadh, 11422,Saudi Arabia
                                                                                  million during 2010, with a CAGR of 15.11% during
                                                                                  2006–2010. Its revenue grew at an annual rate of
Telephone                              + 966 1 2258000
                                                                                  47.00% over the previous fiscal year. In 2010, the
                                                                                  company recorded an operating margin of 24.93%, as
Fax                                    + 966 1 2259000                            against 18.24% in 2009.

Website                               www.sabic.com
                                                                                  Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange         2010, Saudi Arabian Stock Exchange

Number of Employees                   12,413

Fiscal Year End                       December

Revenue (in US$ million)              40,417.56

Revenue (in SAR million)              151,970.03




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                             Weaknesses

Efficient Use of Resources            Declining Market Share in Sector

Geographic and Product Diversification Limited Investor Confidence

Strong Growth Prospects               Low Return on Equity

                                      Overdependence on the
Strong Liquidity Position
                                      Petrochemicals Segment

Strong Liquidity Position

Strong Market Position

Strong Operating Margin

Strong Operating Margin

Opportunities                         Threats

Expansion in High Growth Markets      Environmental Regulations

Introduction of Supply Chain
                                      Global Economic Slowdown
Management Program

Strategic Agreements                  Growing Competitive Market




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1       Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2       Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3       Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................6
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 8
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................8
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................11
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................11
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................12
      2.2.3       Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio ..............................................................................................................................13
      2.2.4       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................14
      2.2.5       Solvency ..........................................................................................................................................................15
      2.2.6       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................16
    2.3       Key Competitors ...................................................................................................................................................17
3     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ........................................................................................... 18
    3.1       M&A and Partnerships Strategy ...........................................................................................................................18
4     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 20
    4.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................20
    4.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................20
    4.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................21
    4.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................21
    4.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................22
5     History .................................................................................................................................................... 23
6     Saudi Basic Industries Corporation - Key Employees ........................................................................ 24
7     Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................... 25
8     Locations and Subsidiaries .................................................................................................................. 26
    8.1       Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................26
    8.2       Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................26
9     Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 28
    9.1       Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................28
    9.2       Ratio Definitions ...................................................................................................................................................28
    9.3       Disclaimer.............................................................................................................................................................32




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