Sumitomo Chemical Co Limited operates in the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sumitomo Chemical Co Limited with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Limited
sales of 1.28 trillion Japanese Yen [US$11.16 billion]
of which 35%
was Salt Chemical Products Business),
Asahi Kasei Corporation
(1.94 trillion Japanese Yen [US$16.92 billion]
of which 43%
was Chemical), and
Mitsui Chemicals Incorporated
(1.34 trillion Japanese Yen [US$11.72 billion]
of which 37%
Sumitomo Chemical Co Limited reported sales of ¥2.10 trillion (US$18.33 billion)
March of 2016.
decrease of 11.6%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥2.38 trillion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Sumitomo Chemical Co Limited had sales
of ¥1.98 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 35.3% decline
in Others, from ¥87.49 billion to ¥56.64 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Petrochemicals (down 18.5% to ¥657.09 billion)
Health&agricultural Related (down 0.9% to ¥359.01 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Pharmaceuticals (up 7.9% to ¥435.48 billion)
Electrochemical Information (up 1.0% to ¥409.07 billion)