Showa Denko Kabushiki Kaisha operates within the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Showa Denko Kabushiki Kaisha with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company Incorporated
sales of 529.57 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.70 billion]
of which 35%
was Natural Gas Chemicals),
(214.32 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.90 billion]
of which 70%
was Chemicals), and
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Limited
(1.26 trillion Japanese Yen [US$11.15 billion]
of which 36%
was Salt Chemical Products Business).
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Showa Denko Kabushiki Kaisha were ¥780.96 billion (US$6.93 billion).
decrease of 10.9%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were ¥876.58 billion.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Showa Denko Kabushiki Kaisha had sales
of ¥797.19 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 22.6% decline
in Other, from ¥188.53 billion to ¥146.01 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Petrochemicals (down 17.6% to ¥226.44 billion)
Electronics (down 5.1% to ¥129.76 billion)
Inorganic Materials (down 6.0% to ¥55.22 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Chemicals (up 2.0% to ¥130.15 billion)
Aluminum (up 3.7% to ¥93.38 billion)