SMC Corporation operates in the Process control instruments sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares SMC with three other
meter and gauge manufacturers in Asia:
Guodian Nanjing Automation
sales of 5.89 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$855.42 million]
of which 98%
was Electric Power Automation Equipment),
(170.09 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.53 billion]
Yokogawa Electric Corporation
(413.73 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.72 billion]
of which 89%
was Control Business).
SMC reported sales of ¥475.61 billion (US$4.27 billion)
March of 2016.
increase of 3.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥458.08 billion.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at SMC.
Sales of Automatic Control Equipment saw an increase
3.9% in 2016, from
¥456.03 billion to ¥473.71 billion.
Not all segments of SMC experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Other fell 7.1% to ¥1.90 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).