Hite Jinro operates in the Distilled and blended liquors sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Hite Jinro with three other
wine and liquor producers in Asia:
Beijing Shunxin Agriculture Co Ltd
sales of 8.70 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$1.26 billion]
of which 53%
was White Wine),
United Spirits Limited
(92.54 billion Indian Rupees [US$1.36 billion]
of which 100%
was Liquor), and
Takara Holding Incorporated
based in Japan
(219.49 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.92 billion]
of which 86%
was Group Takara Shuzo Co., Ltd.).
Hite Jinro reported sales of 1.91 trillion Korean Won (US$1.61 billion)
December of 2015.
a very small
increase of 1.9%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 1.87 trillion Korean Won.
Sales of Other Segment saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
12.3% in 2015, from
68.95 billion Korean Won to 77.42 billion Korean Won.
Not all segments of Hite Jinro experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Mineral Water fell 5.8% to 68.97 billion Korean Won.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).