The company successfully transformed its historical portfolio centered on electrical distribution and industrial control to an integrated portfolio for energy management.
Schneider Electric has built leadership positions in each of its businesses:
|01||Key Technology||Low Voltage & Building Automation||Medium Voltage & Grid Automation||Discrete Automation Process Automation||Critical Power & Cooling|
|02||% of Group revenues (2016)||43%||20%||22%||15%|
|03||Worldwide position||#1||#1||#2 Discrete #4 Process||#1|
|04||Global competitors||ABB, Eaton, Legrand, Siemens||ABB, Siemens||ABB, Emerson, Rockwell, Siemens||Eaton, Emerson|
Schneider Electric’s presence is balanced across 4 geographical regions and 4 diversified end-markets, enabling it to capture the growth potential of fast-growing countries and markets and to balance their volatility.
New economies represented 43% of revenues in 2016, against about 20% in 2000, reflecting the Group’s strategy to grow its presence in these regions.