Brother Industries Limited operates within the Office machines sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Brother Industries Limited with three other
office equipment manufacturers in Asia:
sales of 222.58 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.01 billion]
of which 47%
was Overseas market),
(120.12 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.08 billion]
of which 72%
was Time Information Systems Business), and
Toshiba TEC Corporation
(497.61 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.48 billion]
of which 64%
was Retail Solutions).
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Brother Industries Limited were ¥641.19 billion (US$5.78 billion).
decrease of 14.0%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥745.89 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 19.5% decline
in Printing and Solutions, from ¥476.77 billion to ¥383.63 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Network and Content (down 7.4% to ¥49.73 billion)
Personal and Home (down 15.9% to ¥44.41 billion)
Other (down 10.1% to ¥13.12 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Domino Business (up 22.9% to ¥59.35 billion)