Tosoh Corporation operates within the Alkalies and chlorine sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Tosoh with three other
chemical manufacturers in Asia:
sales of 299.11 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.67 billion]
of which 28%
was Cement Business),
(28.11 billion Indian Rupees [US$434.51 million]
of which 62%
was Inorganic Chemicals), and
Tata Chemicals Limited
based in India
(129.42 billion Indian Rupees [US$2.00 billion]
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Tosoh were ¥743.03 billion (US$6.64 billion).
decrease of 1.4%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥753.74 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Tosoh had sales
of ¥687.13 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 7.8% decline
in Petrochemical Group, from ¥175.44 billion to ¥161.75 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Chloral Alkaline (down 0.1% to ¥279.68 billion)
Other (down 1.5% to ¥39.15 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Specialty Products (up 0.8% to ¥175.88 billion)
Engineering (up 2.8% to ¥86.57 billion)