UBE Industries Ltd operates in the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares UBE Industries Ltd with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
sales of 449.88 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.33 billion]
of which 36%
was Synthetic Resin),
Nippon Shokubai Company Limited
(323.12 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.11 billion]
of which 55%
was Functional Chemicals Business), and
Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd
(206.96 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.99 billion]
of which 44%
was High Performance Plastics).
UBE Industries Ltd reported sales of ¥641.75 billion (US$6.18 billion)
March of 2016.
decrease of 0.0%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥641.76 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, UBE Industries Ltd had sales
of ¥616.06 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 51.5% decline
in Other, from ¥30.59 billion to ¥14.83 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Metal Forming Machinery (down 6.7% to ¥71.37 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Construction Materials Business (up 6.7% to ¥231.05 billion)
Energy and Environment Business (up 4.2% to ¥56.62 billion)
Pharmaceutical Business (up 17.9% to ¥9.22 billion)