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:
Akebono Brake Industry Co Ltd
sales of 264.92 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.39 billion]
of which 51%
was North America),
(283.32 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.56 billion]
of which 63%
was AT), and
Musashi Seimitsu Industry Co Ltd
(237.91 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.15 billion]
of which 33%
was Operating Segment-Asia).
During the year ended March of 2018, sales at
Showa were ¥291.99 billion (US$2.64 billion).
increase of 12.5%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were ¥259.50 billion.
Sales of Steering Business saw an increase
18.4% in 2018, from
¥86.21 billion to ¥102.04 billion.
Not all segments of Showa experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Spring Gas Business fell 6.3% to ¥3.25 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).