Gwangju Shinsegae operates within the Department stores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Gwangju Shinsegae with three other
companies in this sector in South Korea:
Hanwha Galleria Timeworld Co Ltd
sales of 168.89 billion Korean Won [US$143.39 million]
of which 75%
was Department store),
Daegu Department Store Co Limited
(150.04 billion Korean Won [US$127.38 million]
of which 100%
was Retail and Wholesale), and
Savezone I&C Corporation
(187.04 billion Korean Won [US$158.80 million]
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Gwangju Shinsegae were 205.33 billion Korean Won (US$174.33 million).
a very small
increase of 0.2%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 204.82 billion Korean Won.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2013, when Gwangju Shinsegae
reported sales of 206.61 billion Korean Won.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Gwangju Shinsegae had sales
of 213.09 billion Korean Won.
Sales of Department Stores saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
4.9% in 2015, from
123.51 billion Korean Won to 129.62 billion Korean Won.
Not all segments of Gwangju Shinsegae experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of E-Mart fell 6.9% to 75.71 billion Korean Won.