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 539.66 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.85 billion]
of which 38%
was Processed Food Business),
Nippon Flour Mills Co Ltd
(312.93 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.81 billion]
of which 58%
was Food Business), and
Nisshin Seifun Group Incorporated
(532.04 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.78 billion]
of which 48%
was Food Business).
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Ajinomoto Company Incorporated were ¥1.09 trillion (US$9.81 billion).
decrease of 8.0%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥1.19 trillion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Ajinomoto Company Incorporated had sales
of ¥1.20 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 7.5% decline
in Overseas Food, from ¥463.91 billion to ¥428.99 billion.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Other (up 6.9% to ¥58.17 billion)