11/19/2007, Düsseldorf / Germany


Henkel in the Top 50 of the World’s FMCG Producers

FMCG global giants survey

Henkel is in the top 50 of the world’s leading producers of fast-moving consumer goods based on financial performance. This follows a study carried out by OC&C Strategy Consultants comparing the 2006 corporate sales figures of major international FMCG companies. Henkel came in 29th, making it the most successful German company in this category. In all there were two companies from Germany who managed to make it into the world’s top 50 in the FMCG segment, the other one being Beiersdorf AG of Hamburg which took 50th spot.

The listing is headed by Swiss corporation Nestlé. There are a total of nine US companies in the top 20.