Tongaat Hulett Limited (TON) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Dec, 2015 |    No of Pages: 32 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Tongaat Hulett Limited (TON) - 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.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- 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.


Tongaat Hulett Limited (Tongaat) is a South Africa-based agricultural and agri-processing business company. Its three key activities include land management, property development and agriculture across six Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries. The product portfolio of the company includes carbohydrate products ranging from sugar cane to maize, agricultural products, and bio fuel. Also, the company is involved in biofuel production and electricity generation.

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Key Facts 6
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Key Employees 7
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Key Employee Biographies 8
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Major Products and Services 9
Tongaat Hulett Limited - History 10
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Company Statement 11
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 – Company Analysis 14
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Business Description 14
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Corporate Strategy 16
Tongaat Hulett Limited - SWOT Analysis 17
SWOT Analysis - Overview 17
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Strengths 17
Strength - Operational Presence 17
Strength - Production Capacity 17
Strength - Growth in Sugar operations Segment 17
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Weaknesses 18
Weakness - Operational Constraints 18
Weakness - Higher Cost Structure 18
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Opportunities 19
Opportunity - Rising Demand for Bio-ethanol 19
Opportunity - Focus on Land Conversion Operations 19
Opportunity - Increase in Global Food Consumption 19
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Threats 20
Threat - Highly Competitive Market 20
Threat - Sugar Imports 20
Threat - Adverse Weather Conditions 20
Tongaat Hulett Limited - Key Competitors 21
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23
Performance Chart 25
Financial Performance 25
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27
Section 4 – Appendix 28
Methodology 28
Ratio Definitions 28
About GlobalData 32
Contact Us 32
Disclaimer 32

List of Tables
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Key Facts 6
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Key Employees 7
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Key Employee Biographies 8
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Major Products and Services 9
Tongaat Hulett Limited, History 10
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Subsidiaries 13
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Key Competitors 21
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Ratios based on current share price 22
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Annual Ratios 23
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Interim Ratios 26
Currency Codes 28
Capital Market Ratios 28
Equity Ratios 29
Profitability Ratios 29
Cost Ratios 30
Liquidity Ratios 30
Leverage Ratios 31
Efficiency Ratios 31

List of Figures
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 25
Tongaat Hulett Limited, Ratio Charts 27

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