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 331.94 billion Indian Rupees [US$5.22 billion]
of which 45%
was Soaps and Detergents),
Earth Chemical Company Ltd
(168.51 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.51 billion]
of which 87%
was Household Products Business), and
Unilever Indonesia Tbk PT
based in Indonesia
(40.05 trillion Indonesian Rupiahs [US$3.00 billion]
of which 69%
was Home and Personal Care).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Lion were ¥395.61 billion (US$3.55 billion).
increase of 4.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥378.66 billion.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Lion
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 21%).
Sales of Overseas Business saw an increase
5.7% in 2016, from
¥93.90 billion to ¥99.29 billion.
Not all segments of Lion experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Other fell 39.4% to ¥3.62 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).