Kao Corp operates in the Toilet preparations sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kao Corp with three other
cosmetics and toiletry producers in Asia:
Shiseido Co Ltd
sales of 1.02 trillion Japanese Yen [US$9.82 billion]
of which 63%
was Global Business),
LG Household & Health Care Limited
of South Korea
(5.33 trillion Korean Won [US$4.68 billion]
of which 46%
was Cosmetics Segment), and
based in South Korea
(5.66 trillion Korean Won [US$4.97 billion]
of which 98%
was Cosmetics Manufacture/Sales).
Kao Corp reported sales of ¥1.47 trillion (US$14.20 billion)
December of 2015.
increase of 5.0%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were ¥1.40 trillion.
Sales of Human Healthcare Business saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
16.9% in 2015, from
¥240.08 billion to ¥280.72 billion.