W.W. Grainger, Inc. Accounts Payable

Accounts Payable of GWW for past 10 years: annual, quarterly and twelve month trailing (TTM) including Accounts Payable growth rates and interactive chart. Accounts payable (AP) represents a company's obligation to pay off a short-term debt to its creditors or suppliers. Accounts payable are amounts due to vendors or suppliers for goods or services received that have not yet been paid for. The sum of all outstanding amounts owed to vendors is shown as the accounts payable balance on the company's balance sheet. The increase or decrease in total AP from the prior period appears on the cash flow statement.


Highlights and Quick Summary

  • Accounts Payable for the quarter ending December 30, 2019 was $719 Million (a -0.55% decrease compared to previous quarter)
  • Year-over-year quarterly Accounts Payable decreased by -2.97%
  • Annual Accounts Payable for 2019 was $719 Million (a 6.05% increase from previous year)
  • Annual Accounts Payable for 2018 was $678 Million (a -7.25% decrease from previous year)
  • Annual Accounts Payable for 2017 was $731 Million (a 12.45% increase from previous year)
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Historical Accounts Payable of W.W. Grainger, Inc.

Most recent Accounts Payableof GWW including historical data for past 10 years.

Interactive Chart of Accounts Payable of W.W. Grainger, Inc.

W.W. Grainger, Inc. Accounts Payable for the past 10 Years (both Annual and Quarterly)

(All values are in $ million)

Year Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Fiscal Year
2019 $719.0 $723.0 $780.0 $741.0 $719.0
2018 $678.0 $730.22 $735.27 $748.37 $678.0
2017 $731.0 $713.45 $692.69 $672.47 $731.0
2016 $650.09 $623.75 $628.66 $620.41 $650.09
2015 $583.47 $582.48 $498.42 $513.55 $583.47
2014 $554.09 $498.24 $513.83 $493.92 $554.09
2013 $510.63 $435.17 $452.18 $431.85 $510.63
2012 $428.78 $439.6 $473.04 $447.66 $428.78
2011 $477.65 $447.69 $394.09 $362.0 $477.65
2010 $344.3 $402.57 $347.51 $314.04 $344.3
2009 $300.79 $279.66 $255.37 $254.34 $300.79

Business Profile of W.W. Grainger, Inc.

Sector: Industrial Products
Industry: Ind Prods/Svc
W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products and services in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company provides material handling equipment, safety and security supplies, lighting and electrical products, power and hand tools, pumps and plumbing supplies, cleaning and maintenance supplies, and metalworking tools, as well as gloves, ladders, motors, and janitorial supplies. It also offers inventory management and technical support services. The company provides its products through branches, sales and service representatives, contact centers, distribution centers, and catalogs, as well as through e-commerce platform. It serves small and mid-sized businesses, large corporations, government entities, and other institutions. W.W. Grainger, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.