Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd operates within the Industrial inorganic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha Limited
sales of 102.90 billion Japanese Yen [US$995.07 million]
of which 49%
was Inorganic Chemicals Business),
Sakai Chemical Industry Co Ltd
(85.52 billion Japanese Yen [US$826.98 million]
of which 86%
was Chemicals), and
Sanyo Chemical Industries Limited
(157.99 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.53 billion]
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd were ¥162.92 billion (US$1.58 billion).
a very small
increase of 0.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥161.86 billion.
This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd had sales
of ¥148.88 billion.
Sales of Business Safety Systems saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
15.9% in 2016, from
¥30.49 billion to ¥35.34 billion.
Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd also saw significant increases in sales in
Pharmaceutical Business (up 2.6% to ¥50.20 billion)
Not all segments of Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Chemicals Business fell 6.5% to ¥68.79 billion.
Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd also experienced decreases in sales in
Other Businesses (down 3.3% to ¥8.59 billion)