Kewpie Corp operates within the Pickles, sauces, and salad dressings sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kewpie Corp with three other
processed food manufacturers in Asia:
KENKO Mayonnaise Co., Ltd.
sales of 66.93 billion Japanese Yen [US$592.36 million]
of which 82%
was Seasoning Processed Food Business),
Masan Group Corp
(43.30 trillion Dong [US$1.91 billion]
of which 56%
was Animal Nutrition), and
Masan Consumer Corp
based in Vietnam
(13.79 trillion Dong [US$606.75 million]
of which 43%
During the year ended November of 2016, sales at
Kewpie Corp were ¥552.31 billion (US$4.89 billion).
decrease of 4.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥578.19 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 17.7% decline
in Processed Food, from ¥62.26 billion to ¥51.25 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Seasoning (down 8.2% to ¥144.10 billion)
Distribution System Business (down 0.6% to ¥126.93 billion)
Egg Business (down 2.5% to ¥102.20 billion)
Fine Chemical (down 4.0% to ¥10.86 billion)
Common Business (down 13.1% to ¥5.16 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Salad and Side Dish Business (up 2.5% to ¥111.80 billion)