Furukawa Co., Ltd operates within the Primary copper sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Furukawa Co., Ltd with three other
copper companies in Asia:
Sumitomo Metal Mining Co Ltd
sales of 786.15 billion Japanese Yen [US$7.08 billion]
of which 69%
Hindustan Copper Ltd
(11.14 billion Indian Rupees [US$175.06 million]
of which 100%
was Copper Products), and
Cubex Tubings Limited
based in India
(455.06 million Indian Rupees [US$7.15 million]
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Furukawa Co., Ltd were ¥149.83 billion (US$1.35 billion).
decrease of 7.4%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥161.80 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Furukawa Co., Ltd had sales
of ¥157.57 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 11.3% decline
in Chemicals Business, from ¥5.97 billion to ¥5.30 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Metal Business (down 8.5% to ¥67.85 billion)
Development Machinery (down 10.3% to ¥26.98 billion)
Unic (down 5.3% to ¥25.78 billion)
Industrial Machinery Business (down 5.9% to ¥14.04 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
E-Business (up 6.2% to ¥5.82 billion)
Real Estate (up 1.0% to ¥3.07 billion)
Other (up 12.2% to ¥983.00 million)