JSR Corporation operates in the Synthetic rubber sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares JSR with three other
rubber manufacturers in Asia:
Samson International Limited
of Sri Lanka
sales of 1.25 billion Sri Lanka Rupees [US$8.13 million]
(287.62 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.55 billion]
of which 57%
was Elastomer Material Business), and
Apcotex Industries Limited
based in India
(3.89 billion Indian Rupees [US$59.75 million]
JSR reported sales of ¥390.60 billion (US$3.46 billion)
March of 2017.
a very small
increase of 1.0%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥386.71 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when JSR
reported sales of ¥404.07 billion.
Sales of Elastomer Business saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
3.4% in 2017, from
¥179.25 billion to ¥185.35 billion.
JSR also saw significant increases in sales in
Diversified Businesses (up 2.6% to ¥159.22 billion)
Not all segments of JSR experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Synthetic Resins Business fell 11.8% to ¥46.04 billion.