Nippon Soda Co Ltd operates within the Agricultural chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Nippon Soda Co Ltd with three other
manufacturers of fertilizers and agricultural chemicals in Asia:
Bayer Cropscience Limited
sales of 28.03 billion Indian Rupees [US$429.39 million]
of which 100%
was Agri Care),
Nihon Nohyaku Co Ltd
(60.03 billion Japanese Yen [US$531.89 million]
based in Malaysia
(1.70 billion Malaysian Ringgits [US$407.25 million]
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Nippon Soda Co Ltd were ¥128.65 billion (US$1.14 billion).
decrease of 9.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥142.71 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Nippon Soda Co Ltd had sales
of ¥121.12 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 40.4% decline
in Constrction, from ¥13.34 billion to ¥7.95 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Agricultural Chemicals (down 8.7% to ¥40.07 billion)
Chemicals (down 8.6% to ¥37.15 billion)
Commercial Establishment (down 2.5% to ¥33.04 billion)
Other (down 9.3% to ¥6.43 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Freight and Storage (up 2.6% to ¥4.00 billion)