Asahi Kasei Corporation operates in the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Asahi Kasei with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Limited
sales of 1.28 trillion Japanese Yen [US$11.45 billion]
of which 35%
was Salt Chemical Products Business),
Mitsui Chemicals Incorporated
(1.34 trillion Japanese Yen [US$12.03 billion]
of which 37%
was Petrochemistry), and
Sumitomo Chemical Co Limited
(2.10 trillion Japanese Yen [US$18.81 billion]
of which 31%
Asahi Kasei reported sales of ¥1.94 trillion (US$17.37 billion)
March of 2016.
decrease of 2.3%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥1.99 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 36.4% decline
in Other, from ¥20.48 billion to ¥13.03 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Chemical (down 12.5% to ¥835.58 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Housing (up 4.7% to ¥632.42 billion)
Critical Care (up 11.0% to ¥285.40 billion)
Electronics (up 16.0% to ¥174.48 billion)