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:
Nippon Sheet Glass Co Ltd
sales of 626.71 billion Japanese Yen [US$5.49 billion]
of which 50%
was Automotive Glass Business),
Taiwan Glass Industry Corporation
(41.29 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$1.30 billion]
of which 71%
was Plate Glass), and
Central Glass Company Limited
(199.01 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.74 billion]
of which 56%
was Glass Business).
Asahi Glass Company Limited reported sales of ¥1.33 trillion (US$11.62 billion)
December of 2015.
decrease of 1.6%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were ¥1.35 trillion.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Asahi Glass Company Limited had sales
of ¥1.29 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 2.5% decline
in Glass, from ¥709.04 billion to ¥691.41 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Electronic (down 2.1% to ¥286.86 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Chemicals (up 0.3% to ¥315.64 billion)
Ceramics (up 2.4% to ¥32.39 billion)