Kolon Corporation operates within the Yarn spinning mills sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kolon with three other
fabric manufacturers in Asia:
Tongkun Group Co Ltd
sales of 32.81 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$4.77 billion]
of which 92%
was Chamical Fiber),
Texhong Textile Group Ltd
of Hong Kong
(18.87 billion Hong Kong Dollars [US$2.40 billion]
Huafu Fashion Co Ltd
based in China
(12.60 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$1.83 billion]
of which 99%
was Cotton spinning industry).
During the year ended December of 2017, sales at
Kolon were 4.35 trillion Korean Won (US$3.86 billion).
increase of 12.1%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 3.88 trillion Korean Won.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Kolon had sales
of 4.66 trillion Korean Won.
Sales of Pharmaceuticals Business saw an increase
17.1% in 2017, from
80.38 billion Korean Won to 94.10 billion Korean Won.
Not all segments of Kolon experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Environment Business Segment fell 17.0% to 81.96 billion Korean Won.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Kolon also experienced decreases in sales in
Holdings Business Segment (down 15.9% to 73.33 billion Korean Won)