The amounts disclosed below are fully consolidated amounts and do not reflect the impacts from elimination of intragroup transactions.

At the end of 2018 the following three subsidiaries have non-controlling interests totaling € 89 million (out of a total of € 117 million).

2018
In € million

 

Zhejiang Lansol

 

Solvay Special Chem Japan

 

Solvay Soda Ash

Non-controlling ownership interest

 

45%

 

33%

 

20%

Statement of financial position

 

 

 

 

 

 

Non-current assets

 

23

 

18

 

304

Current assets

 

42

 

21

 

28

Non-current liabilities

 

3

 

1

 

13

Current liabilities

 

23

 

2

 

23

Income statement

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sales

 

62

 

67

 

321

Profit for the year

 

11

 

5

 

142

Other comprehensive income

 

(1)

 

2

 

1

Total comprehensive income

 

10

 

7

 

143

Dividends paid to non-controlling interests

 

 

 

2

 

32

Share of non-controlling interest in the profit for the year

 

5

 

2

 

28

Accumulated non-controlling interests

 

17

 

12

 

60

At the end of 2017 the following three subsidiaries have non-controlling interests totaling € 84 million (out of a total of € 113 million).

2017
In € million

 

Zhejiang Lansol

 

Solvay Special Chem Japan

 

Solvay Soda Ash

Non-controlling ownership interest

 

45%

 

33%

 

20%

Statement of financial position

 

 

 

 

 

 

Non-current assets

 

20

 

17

 

305

Current assets

 

31

 

24

 

25

Non-current liabilities

 

3

 

1

 

12

Current liabilities

 

19

 

5

 

25

Income statement

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sales

 

44

 

64

 

361

Profit for the year

 

5

 

8

 

166

Other comprehensive income

 

(1)

 

(3)

 

22

Total comprehensive income

 

4

 

6

 

188

Dividends paid to non-controlling interests

 

 

 

2

 

34

Share of non-controlling interest in the profit for the year

 

2

 

3

 

33

Accumulated non-controlling interests

 

13

 

12

 

59