UK PLCs active in chemicals


Aggregate Market Capitalisation of UK sector over time



Listed Companies and Valuation ratios
as at 2022-12-31


Rank Company Company Number Sector Market Cap GBP Enterprise Value GBP PE EV/Revenue EV/EBITDA
1 CRODA INTERNATIONAL PLC 00206132 Chemicals 9,221,520,000 9,532,920,000 42.7 6.9 25.8
2 JOHNSON MATTHEY PLC 00033774 Chemicals 3,902,050,000 4,935,170,000 38.2 0.3 8.7
3 VICTREX PLC 02793780 Chemicals 1,389,340,000 1,195,267,000 25.6 4.5 12.7
4 ELEMENTIS PLC 03299608 Chemicals 703,040,000 1,034,559,000 1.4 8.1
5 SYNTHOMER PLC 00098381 Chemicals 673,900,000 1,070,326,000 226.6 0.7 5.2
6 TREATT PLC 01568937 Chemicals 375,060,000 373,581,280 38.8 3.2 17.4
7 HEIQ PLC 09040064 Chemicals 77,050,000 72,427,970 20.2 1.4 5.4
8 DIRECTA PLUS PLC 04679109 Chemicals 64,410,000 58,384,910 12.8 -18.6
9 IOFINA PLC 05393357 Chemicals 38,850,000 44,666,920 25.3 1.5 8.3
10 PLANT HEALTH CARE PLC 05116780 Chemicals 30,260,000 14,726,100 2.2 -4.5
11 EDEN RESEARCH PLC 03071324 Chemicals 18,090,000 3,443,700 1.6 -2.3
12 VERSARIEN PLC 08418328 Chemicals 15,140,000 -2,118,200 -0.3 0.3
13 BYOTROL PLC 05352525 Chemicals 11,350,000 12,835,200 6.4 1.2 8.4
14 HARDIDE PLC 05344714 Chemicals 7,950,000 7,296,928 2.1 -4.2
15 APPLIED GRAPHENE MATERIALS PLC 08708426 Chemicals 5,150,000 2,160,410 24.0 -0.7
16 BIOME TECHNOLOGIES PLC 01873702 Chemicals 2,800,000 172,750 0.0 -0.1


Measure Number of companies Sector Market Cap GBP Enterprise Value GBP PE EV/Revenue EV/EBITDA
TOTAL SECTOR 16 Chemicals 16,535,960,000 18,355,819,968
Straight Average (ignoring negatives) Chemicals 53.0 4.3 10.0
Average excluding max and min outliers (ignoring negatives) Chemicals 31.8 3.1 9.3
Median (ignoring negatives) Chemicals 31.9 1.6 8.3
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