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 81.46 billion Indian Rupees [US$1.16 billion]
of which 33%
was Cable &Wires),
SWCC Showa Holdings Company Limited
(168.19 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.52 billion]
of which 46%
was Electric Wire), and
(740.05 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.70 billion]
of which 50%
was Energy-Information Company).
Hitachi Metals Ltd reported sales of ¥988.30 billion (US$8.95 billion)
March of 2018.
increase of 8.5%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were ¥910.49 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2016, when Hitachi Metals Ltd
reported sales of ¥1.02 trillion.
Sales of Other saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
32.1% in 2018, from
¥1.39 billion to ¥1.83 billion.
Hitachi Metals Ltd also saw significant increases in sales in
Luxury Metal Products (up 23.8% to ¥290.41 billion)
Not all segments of Hitachi Metals Ltd experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Wire Material fell 4.7% to ¥229.89 billion.