KOBE STEEL, LTD.- ADR operates in the Blast furnaces and steel mills sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares KOBE STEEL, LTD.- ADR with three other
steel companies in North America:
Carpenter Technology Corporation
sales of $1.80 billion
of which 81%
was Speciality Alloys Operations),
Friedman Industries, Incorporated
Worthington Industries, Inc
of which 69%
was Steel Processing).
KOBE STEEL, LTD.- ADR reported sales of $15.69 billion
March of 2017.
increase of 3.3%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $15.18 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when KOBE STEEL, LTD.- ADR
reported sales of $17.11 billion.
Sales of Engineering Division saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
175.2% in 2017, from
$394.76 million to $1.09 billion.
KOBE STEEL, LTD.- ADR also saw significant increases in sales in
Kobelco Construction Machinery (up 27.1% to $2.87 billion)
Machinery Division (up 4.6% to $1.29 billion)
Not all segments of KOBE STEEL, LTD.- ADR experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Iron and Steel fell 7.5% to $5.50 billion.
KOBE STEEL, LTD.- ADR also experienced decreases in sales in
Welding (down 0.8% to $755.55 million)
Kobelco Eco-Solutions (down 3.4% to $653.10 million)