Our year in numbers

FINANCIAL

Revenue (from continuing operations)

R62.0 billion

(2016: R62.0 billion)

Operating profit (from continuing operations)

R4.1 billion

(2016: R4.1 billion)

HEPS (from continuing operations)

975 cents

(2016: 841 cents)


MANUFACTURED

Return on net operating assets (%)

16.4%

(2016: 15.5%)

Group net debt to equity (%)

27.6%

(2016: 40.7%)


SOCIAL/ RELATIONSHIP

B-BBEE rating*

Level 3

(2016: Level 3)

Corporate social investment (Rm)

R18 million

(2016: R17 million)


NATURAL

Petrol and diesel
consumption (ML)

74.71 ML

(2016: 19 547)


Water withdrawals (ML)^

674 ML

(2016: 19 547)

Non-renewable energy
consumption (GJ)

3 087 269 GJ

(2016: 19 547)



 

GHG emissions (tCO2e, scope 1 and 2)

270 707 tCO2e

(2016: 266 769 tCO2e)

Grid electricity consumption (MWh)

77 630 MWh

(2016: 78 067 MWh)


HUMAN

Number of employees

18 085

(2016: 19 547)

Lost-time injury frequency rate (LTIFR)#

0.75

(2016: 0.75)

Number of work-related fatalities

3

(2016: 1)


  • * Barloworld Limited 2017 rating based on revised dti Codes of Good Practice.
  • ^ Municipal sources.
  • Excludes energy from rental fleets.
  • # LTIFR = Lost-time injuries multiplied by 200 000 divided by total hours worked.

Performance per region

Barloworld has a proven track record of long-term relationships with global principals and customers. We have an ability to develop and grow businesses in multiple geographies including challenging territories with high growth prospects.

Over
18 000
employees

in
15
countries


  • South Africa
  • Rest of Africa and Middle East
  • Russia

Find out more about our global footprint

115
YEARS

of heritage, built on a foundation on which to delight our customers, maximise shareholders’ value, allowing us to better create sustainable employment and play a more meaningful role in society.


We are
driven by
our values

Integrity

… the power
of honesty

Excellence

… the power of
intense focus

Teamwork

… the power of
working together

Commitment

… the power of
responsibility

Sustainability

… the power of
endurance