Nippon Shokubai Company Limited operates within the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Nippon Shokubai Company Limited with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
sales of 449.88 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.99 billion]
of which 36%
was Synthetic Resin),
Kuraray Co Ltd
(485.19 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.30 billion]
Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd
(206.96 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.84 billion]
of which 44%
was High Performance Plastics).
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
Nippon Shokubai Company Limited were ¥323.12 billion (US$2.87 billion).
decrease of 13.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥374.87 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 20.5% decline
in Basic Chemicals Business, from ¥147.98 billion to ¥117.64 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Functional Chemicals Business (down 11.5% to ¥177.80 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Environment and Business Catalyst (up 6.8% to ¥27.68 billion)