DIC Corporation operates in the Printing ink sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares DIC with three other
chemical manufacturers in Asia:
Toyo Ink SC Holdings Company Limited
sales of 283.21 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.51 billion]
of which 31%
was Printing and related business informatio),
Sakata Inx Corporation
(151.20 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.34 billion]
Guangdong Sky Dragon Printing Ink Group Co Limited
based in China
(5.29 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$798.21 million]
of which 82%
was Digital Marketing Industry).
DIC reported sales of ¥751.44 billion (US$6.65 billion)
December of 2016.
decrease of 8.4%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥820.00 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, DIC had sales
of ¥778.96 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 53.2% decline
in Application, from ¥118.75 billion to ¥55.61 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Printing Inks (down 10.6% to ¥365.19 billion)
Polya (down 4.7% to ¥177.16 billion)
Fine Chemical (down 13.3% to ¥91.64 billion)
Other (down 44.1% to ¥779.00 million)