Sojitz Corporation operates in the Petroleum products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sojitz with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
sales of 423.47 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.88 billion]
of which 49%
was Energy Business),
Itochu Enex Company Limited
(695.06 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.37 billion]
of which 68%
was Car Life), and
San-Ai Oil Co., Ltd.
(655.67 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.01 billion]
of which 92%
was Petroleum Related Business).
Sojitz reported sales of ¥1.56 trillion (US$14.25 billion)
March of 2017.
decrease of 6.2%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥1.66 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 36.0% decline
in Energy, from ¥74.17 billion to ¥47.46 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Chemical (down 2.3% to ¥399.80 billion)
Mental (down 3.5% to ¥260.72 billion)
Food (down 26.3% to ¥138.12 billion)
Retail Substance (down 12.9% to ¥134.82 billion)
Airline Industry Information (down 3.5% to ¥88.55 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Living Essentials (up 0.2% to ¥179.75 billion)
Automobile (up 2.2% to ¥144.26 billion)
Environment (up 7.3% to ¥114.36 billion)
Corporate and Other (up 9.7% to ¥47.51 billion)