Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd operates within the Vehicular lighting equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd with three other
manufacturers of lamps and lighting equipment in Asia:
Thai Stanley Electric Public Company Limited
sales of 13.22 billion Thai Bahts [US$422.79 million]
of which 97%
was Auto bulbs and automotive lighting equip),
Stanley Electric Co, Ltd.
(442.17 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.00 billion]
of which 81%
was Automotive Equipment), and
Ichikoh Industries Ltd
(140.60 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.27 billion]
During the year ended March of 2018, sales at
Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd were ¥848.87 billion (US$7.68 billion).
a very small
increase of 0.9%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were ¥841.46 billion.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd
(and since 2013, sales have increased a total of 80%).
Sales of Operating Segment-Europe saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
39.5% in 2018, from
¥30.84 billion to ¥43.02 billion.
Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd also saw significant increases in sales in
Operating Segment-Japan (up 12.7% to ¥364.69 billion)
Operating Segment-Asia (up 17.9% to ¥96.52 billion)
Not all segments of Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Operating Segment-China fell 27.7% to ¥157.75 billion.
Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd also experienced decreases in sales in
Operating Segment-North America (down 0.1% to ¥186.85 billion)