Showa Corporation operates within the Motor vehicle parts and accessories sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Showa with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
sales of 268.75 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.41 billion]
of which 62%
Aisan Industry Co Ltd
(215.36 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.93 billion]
of which 42%
was Operating segment-Japan), and
Akebono Brake Industry Company Limited
(281.34 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.53 billion]
of which 58%
was North America).
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
Showa were ¥258.25 billion (US$2.32 billion).
decrease of 3.1%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥266.41 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 7.6% decline
in Other, from ¥11.59 billion to ¥10.71 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Four Wheels Business (down 1.9% to ¥94.20 billion)
Two Wheels-General Business (down 7.4% to ¥75.41 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Steering Business (up 0.5% to ¥74.74 billion)
Spring Gas Business (up 8.0% to ¥3.19 billion)