Ajinomoto Company Incorporated operates within the Food preparations sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Ajinomoto Company Incorporated with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
sales of 408.37 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.63 billion]
of which 41%
was Manufacturing And Sales Of Domestic Food),
(535.35 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.75 billion]
of which 37%
was Processed Food Business), and
Nisshin Seifun Group Incorporated
(556.70 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.94 billion]
of which 47%
was Milling Business).
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
Ajinomoto Company Incorporated were ¥1.19 trillion (US$10.53 billion).
increase of 17.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥1.01 trillion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Ajinomoto Company Incorporated had sales
of ¥1.21 trillion.
Sales of Pharmaceutical Business saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
229.5% in 2016, from
¥39.70 billion to ¥130.84 billion.
Ajinomoto Company Incorporated also saw significant increases in sales in
Overseas Food (up 42.0% to ¥463.91 billion)
Not all segments of Ajinomoto Company Incorporated experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Bio-Fine fell 40.5% to ¥142.42 billion.
Ajinomoto Company Incorporated also experienced decreases in sales in
Other (down 30.9% to ¥54.41 billion)