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 11.02 billion Thai Bahts [US$328.32 million]
of which 95%
was Auto bulbs and automotive lighting equip),
Stanley Electric Co, Ltd.
(388.56 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.47 billion]
of which 79%
was Automotive Equipment), and
Ichikoh Industries Ltd
(113.20 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.01 billion]
of which 92%
was Auto Parts Business).
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd were ¥841.46 billion (US$7.51 billion).
increase of 3.4%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥813.48 billion.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 95%).
Sales of Operating Segment-Japan saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
7.6% in 2017, from
¥300.74 billion to ¥323.63 billion.
Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd also saw significant increases in sales in
Operating Segment-Asia (up 5.1% to ¥81.86 billion)
Not all segments of Koito Manufacturing Co Ltd experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Operating Segment-Europe fell 9.8% to ¥30.84 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).