Meiwa Corporation operates within the Chemicals & allied products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Meiwa with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Sakai Trading Co., Ltd.
sales of 36.52 billion Japanese Yen [US$328.72 million]
Sanyo Trading Co Ltd
(59.91 billion Japanese Yen [US$539.18 million]
of which 41%
was Rubber chemicals businesses), and
Mitani Sangyo Co., Ltd.
(67.74 billion Japanese Yen [US$609.62 million]
of which 43%
was Chemical-Related Business).
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
Meiwa were ¥134.99 billion (US$1.21 billion).
decrease of 6.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥144.67 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Meiwa had sales
of ¥140.71 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 15.6% decline
in Chemical and Petroleum Products Related, from ¥76.51 billion to ¥64.60 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Synthetic Resins and Building Materials (down 1.9% to ¥51.56 billion)
Others (down 5.3% to ¥2.28 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Functional Materials Related Business (up 25.2% to ¥16.55 billion)