Lion Corporation operates within the Soap and other detergents sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Lion with three other
cosmetics and toiletry producers in Asia:
Hindustan Unilever Limited
sales of 319.72 billion Indian Rupees [US$4.69 billion]
of which 47%
was Soaps and Detergents),
Earth Chemical Company Ltd
(159.74 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.40 billion]
of which 87%
was Household Products Business), and
Unilever Indonesia Tbk PT
based in Indonesia
(36.48 trillion Indonesian Rupiahs [US$2.73 billion]
of which 70%
was Home and Personal Care).
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Lion were ¥378.66 billion (US$3.32 billion).
increase of 3.1%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were ¥367.40 billion.
This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at Lion.
Sales of Other saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
23.1% in 2015, from
¥4.85 billion to ¥5.97 billion.
Lion also saw significant increases in sales in
Overseas Business (up 14.8% to ¥93.90 billion)
Not all segments of Lion experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Business Industrial Supplies fell 2.1% to ¥30.81 billion.
Lion also experienced decreases in sales in
for the General Consumer Goods Business (down 0.5% to ¥247.98 billion)