SMC Corporation operates in the Process control instruments sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares SMC with three other
meter and gauge manufacturers in Asia:
Shenzhen Yitoa Intelligent Control Company Limited
sales of 7.40 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$1.18 billion]
of which 98%
was Electronic distribution),
Yokogawa Electric Corporation
(391.43 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.65 billion]
of which 89%
was Control Business), and
(195.40 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.82 billion]
of which 38%
was Automotive Test Systems Equipment).
SMC reported sales of ¥487.63 billion (US$4.55 billion)
March of 2017.
increase of 2.5%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥475.61 billion.
This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at SMC.
Sales of Automatic Control Equipment saw an increase
2.5% in 2017, from
¥473.71 billion to ¥485.72 billion.
Not all segments of SMC experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Other fell 0.1% to ¥1.90 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).