Unicharm Corp operates in the Sanitary paper products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Unicharm Corp with three other
manufacturers of various paper products in Asia:
Vinda International Holdings Limited
sales of 10.34 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$1.57 billion]
of which 83%
was Household Paper),
C & S Paper Company Limited
(3.81 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$577.95 million]
of which 99%
was Household Paper Industry), and
Hengan International Group Company Ltd
based in Hong Kong
(22.49 billion Hong Kong Dollars [US$2.88 billion]
of which 49%
was Tissue Paper Products).
Unicharm Corp reported sales of ¥710.97 billion (US$6.35 billion)
December of 2016.
decrease of 3.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥738.71 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 4.4% decline
in Personal Care, from ¥647.57 billion to ¥619.05 billion.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Pet Care (up 0.2% to ¥85.76 billion)
Other Business (up 11.9% to ¥6.16 billion)