Who Was the Most Indebted Among Plastic Injection Molding Industry in 2017?

Top Companies by Net Debt/Equity (%)
Manufacturing | Czech Republic | February 24, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 15 firms among Plastic Injection Molding Industry, Bohm Plast-Technik had the biggest debt relative to its equity at the end of 2017 followed by BENET Automotive and Viscuma Plastic.

Bohm Plast-Technik net debt reached CZK 90.8 mil. and accounted for 249% of equity at the end of 2017. The ratio is down 22.6% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the firm’s net debt to equity reached an all time high of 332% in 2016 and an all time low of -653% in 1993.

When compared to EBITDA, net debt amounted to -8.47x at the end of the year. The ratio reached an all time high of 28.5x in 1993 and an all time low of -22.1x in 2016.

Comparing Bohm Plast-Technik with its closest peers, BENET Automotive posted net debt to equity of 177% and 7.12x when compared to EBITDA at the end of 2017. Viscuma Plastic ended the year 2016 with a net debt at 123% of equity and 4.96x when compared to its EBITDA while Magna Exteriors Nymburk had net debt at 71.9% of equity and 3.20x to EBITDA at the end of the year.

You can see all the companies net debt/equity data on the Net Debt/Equity indicator page or you can download a special statistical dossier on the Plastic Injection Molding Industry in the reports section.

Net Debt/Equity Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Isolit-Bravo % -70.9% -73.2% -73.6% -71.7% -33.1%
Hella Autotechnik Nova Czech Republic % -0.054% 11.3% 11.6% 12.7% 18.6% ...
Automotive Lighting % -1.56% -1.19% -0.134% -1.30% -0.495%
Bohm Plast-Technik % 254% 321% 275% 44.8% 306%
Formplast Purkert % 8.31% -5.39% -1.56% -4.33% -20.2%
Letoplast % 70.4% 70.4% 28.5% 40.5% 51.7%
Varroc Lighting Systems Czech Republic % ... 42.4% 125% 44.5% 43.4% 29.5% ...
Viscuma % 55.8% -39.2% -40.4% -54.4% -59.6%
Viscuma Plastic % -62.8% 429% 106% 34.0% -1.91%
BENET Automotive % 54.1% 129% 520% 285% 168%
Mahle Behr Mnichovo Hradiste % 89.1% 31.9% 16.3% -8.98% -5.33%
Mahle Behr Ostrava % -0.061% 29.5% 9.19% 21.0% 34.7%
Magna Exteriors Bohemia % -57.1% -21.4% 2.49% 0.182% 1.56%
Magna Exteriors Nymburk % -0.069% 4.60% 0.569% -0.008% 8.71%
Koito Czech % -609% 89.7% 87.7% 39.5% -16.6%
AVERAGE % 87.6% -15.2% 73.4% 65.8% 25.3% 32.1% 33.6% 39.0%