Asahi Glass Company Limited operates in the Flat glass sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Asahi Glass Company Limited with three other
glass product manufacturers in Asia:
Central Glass Company Limited
sales of 235.36 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.12 billion]
of which 65%
was Glass Business),
Nippon Sheet Glass Co Ltd
(629.17 billion Japanese Yen [US$5.66 billion]
of which 50%
was Automotive Glass Business), and
Taiwan Glass Industry Corporation
based in Taiwan
(43.10 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$1.42 billion]
of which 69%
was Plate Glass).
Asahi Glass Company Limited reported sales of ¥1.28 trillion (US$11.54 billion)
December of 2016.
decrease of 3.3%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥1.33 trillion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Asahi Glass Company Limited had sales
of ¥1.21 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 10.4% decline
in Electronic, from ¥286.86 billion to ¥257.07 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Glass (down 1.8% to ¥679.07 billion)
Chemicals (down 0.4% to ¥314.39 billion)
Ceramics (down 1.1% to ¥32.04 billion)