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Key figures

Air Liquide operates in 80 countries
and counts approximately 65,000 employees
serving over 3.5 million customers and patients

Performance
Revenue Net profit
€20,349 M
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
€14,457 M
€15,326 M
€15,225 M
€15,358 M
€16,380 M
€18,135 M
2011 €14,457 M
2012 €15,326 M
2013 €15,225 M
2014 €15,358 M
2015 €16,380 M
2016 €18,135 M
2017 €20,349 M
€2,200 M
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
€1,535 M
€1,609 M
€1,640 M
€1,665 M
€1,756 M
€1,844 M
2011 €1,535 M
2012 €1,609 M
2013 €1,640 M
2014 €1,665 M
2015 €1,756 M
2016 €1,844 M
2017 €2,200 M

Group revenue by business

Gas & Services activity
€19,642 M
€335 M
Engineering & Construction
€372 M
Global Markets & Technologies

Gas & services: revenue by world business lines

  • €9,261 M

    Industrial Merchant

  • €5,336 M

    Large Industries

  • €3,401 M

    Healthcare

  • €1,644 M

    Electronics

Gas & services: revenue by geography

  • >

    35%

    Europe

  • >

    41%

    Americas

  • >

    21%

    Asia-Pacific

  • >

    3%

    Middle East & Africa

Our businesses

Industry

442

large units operated worldwide

(ASU, SMR, Cogeneration)

9,400 km

of pipelines


13,000

trucks

24 million

cylinders

Healthcare

15,000

hospitals and clinics served

1,500,000

patients


1st

player in home healthcare in Europe

16,500

employees

Innovation

Almost 0% of our innovation expenses in 2017 were related to work to improve air quality, health and the environmental footprint.

292

million euros of innovation expenses

312

new patents


3,800

employees in entities dedicated or contributing to innovation

30+

start-ups in which the Group has invested through ALIAD

Shareholders

At end-2017, 0 individual shareholders
owned 0% of the capital of the Group, the highest percentage
among companies in the CAC 40.

Share ownership

68 %
32 %
Institutional investors Individual shareholders

+9.5%

Total Shareholder Return (TSR) on invested capital for Air Liquide registered shares over 20 years

Over 50%

of earnings have been distributed to shareholders over the past 10 years


€2.65

dividend per share proposed at the 2018 AGM

28

advisors mobilized throughout the year