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:
Jbf Industries Limited
sales of 88.82 billion Indian Rupees [US$1.37 billion]
of which 85%
was Other Polyster Products),
Tongkun Group Co Ltd
(25.58 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$3.88 billion]
of which 90%
was Chamical Fiber), and
Texhong Textile Group Ltd
based in Hong Kong
(15.92 billion Hong Kong Dollars [US$2.04 billion]
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Kolon were 3.88 trillion Korean Won (US$3.44 billion).
a very small
increase of 1.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 3.82 trillion Korean Won.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Kolon
reported sales of 4.10 trillion Korean Won.
Sales of Other Wholesale-Business saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
271.3% in 2016, from
21.54 billion Korean Won to 79.99 billion Korean Won.
Kolon also saw significant increases in sales in
Construction Business (up 22.8% to 1.49 trillion Korean Won)
It Business (up 5.8% to 367.82 billion Korean Won)
Holdings Business Segment (up 127.8% to 87.24 billion Korean Won)
Pharmaceuticals Business (up 10.1% to 80.38 billion Korean Won)
Not all segments of Kolon experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Environment Business Segment fell 70.5% to 98.76 billion Korean Won.
Kolon also experienced decreases in sales in
Distribution Business (down 3.4% to 1.73 trillion Korean Won)