Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd operates in the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
sales of 155.64 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.39 billion]
of which 79%
was Operating Segment-Japan),
Nippon Shokubai Company Limited
(293.97 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.62 billion]
of which 54%
was Functional Chemicals Business), and
(132.29 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.18 billion]
of which 32%
was Resin Products Business).
Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd reported sales of ¥198.20 billion (US$1.77 billion)
March of 2017.
decrease of 4.2%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥206.96 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd had sales
of ¥185.24 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 6.7% decline
in High Performance Plastics, from ¥91.49 billion to ¥85.34 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Quality of Life Products (down 5.7% to ¥64.91 billion)
Others (down 1.4% to ¥749.00 million)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Semiconductor and Display Materials (up 2.8% to ¥47.20 billion)