Hitachi Metals Ltd operates in the Nonferrous wiredrawing & insulating sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Hitachi Metals Ltd with three other
wire and cable manufacturers in Asia:
Havells India Ltd
sales of 76.32 billion Indian Rupees [US$1.14 billion]
of which 40%
was Lighting and Fixtures),
SWCC Showa Holdings Company Limited
(169.71 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.63 billion]
of which 47%
was Electric Wire), and
(678.53 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.53 billion]
of which 54%
was Energy-Information Company).
Hitachi Metals Ltd reported sales of ¥1.02 trillion (US$9.80 billion)
March of 2016.
a very small
increase of 1.3%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥1.00 trillion.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at Hitachi Metals Ltd.
Sales of Other saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
35.2% in 2016, from
¥1.96 billion to ¥2.66 billion.
Hitachi Metals Ltd also saw significant increases in sales in
Luxury Functional Parts (up 29.5% to ¥365.11 billion)
Not all segments of Hitachi Metals Ltd experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Wire Material fell 12.0% to ¥288.22 billion.
Hitachi Metals Ltd also experienced decreases in sales in
Luxury Metal Products (down 6.1% to ¥241.68 billion)
Magnetic Materials (down 11.4% to ¥119.92 billion)