TDK Corporation operates in the Magnetic and optical recording media sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares TDK with three other
electrical equipment manufacturers in Asia:
sales of 1.20 trillion Japanese Yen [US$10.79 billion]
of which 21%
was Nidec Motor),
(794.20 billion Japanese Yen [US$7.15 billion]
of which 42%
was Industrial Automation Business), and
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.
(837.77 billion Japanese Yen [US$7.54 billion]
of which 25%
was Industry Infra).
TDK reported sales of ¥1.18 trillion (US$10.60 billion)
March of 2017.
increase of 2.3%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥1.15 trillion.
Sales at TDK have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 45%).
Sales of Film Applied Products saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
11.4% in 2017, from
¥222.36 billion to ¥247.69 billion.
TDK also saw significant increases in sales in
Magnetic Application Products (up 10.9% to ¥349.70 billion)
Not all segments of TDK experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Other fell 17.2% to ¥32.14 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
TDK also experienced decreases in sales in
Passive Component (down 4.7% to ¥548.73 billion)