Sika in Year of Coronavirus with Records in Profit and Cash Flow

The COVID-19 pandemic presented a number of challenges for Sika. Nevertheless, record values in EBIT, net profit, and operating free cash flow were achieved.

Facts & Figures

in CHF mn ?
7,877.5 Net sales?-2.9%
1,130.5 EBIT?+7.1%
825.1 Net profit?+8.8%
1,259.4 Operating free cash flow?+22.7%
16.6% ROCE?-2.6% - points
24,848 Employees?-1.2%
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-25.9% CO2?emissions per ton sold
-21.2% Energy consumption per ton sold
-12.1% Waste per ton sold
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6 New / expanded factories
1 Acquisition
83 New patents, 123 Inventions
1,085 Employees in R&D
21 Global Technology Centers

*?Adjusted for acquisitions, ROCE for 2020 would be 29.3%