Pilot Corporation operates within the Pens and mechanical pencils sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Pilot with three other
office supply manufacturers in Asia:
Mitsubishi Pencil Co Ltd
sales of 64.72 billion Japanese Yen [US$581.15 million]
Shanghai M&G Stationery Inc
(4.66 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$682.61 million]
of which 100%
was Office Suppiles), and
Pelikan International Corporation Berhad
based in Malaysia
(1.32 billion Malaysian Ringgits [US$308.14 million]
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Pilot were ¥98.35 billion (US$883.18 million).
decrease of 0.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥99.16 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 6.6% decline
in Operating Segment-America, from ¥25.13 billion to ¥23.47 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Operating Segment-Europe (down 4.4% to ¥20.40 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Operating Segment-Japan (up 3.4% to ¥43.17 billion)
Operating Segment-Asia (up 3.5% to ¥11.31 billion)