Kato Sangyo Co., Ltd. operates within the Groceries, general line sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kato Sangyo Co., Ltd. with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Kobe Bussan Co Ltd
sales of 251.50 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.27 billion]
of which 86%
was Super Business Business),
Itochu-Shokuhin Company Limited
(631.00 billion Japanese Yen [US$5.69 billion]
of which 100%
was Wholesale Grocery B), and
Toho Co Ltd
(209.83 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.89 billion]
of which 66%
was Distributor business).
During the year ended September of 2017, sales at
Kato Sangyo Co., Ltd. were ¥973.82 billion (US$8.78 billion).
increase of 2.2%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥953.15 billion.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Kato Sangyo Co., Ltd.
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 35%).
Sales of Other saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
5.3% in 2017, from
¥5.86 billion to ¥6.18 billion.
Kato Sangyo Co., Ltd. also saw significant increases in sales in
Room Temperature Circulation Business (up 3.4% to ¥687.07 billion)
Not all segments of Kato Sangyo Co., Ltd. experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Low Temperature Circulation Business fell 1.1% to ¥97.20 billion.
Kato Sangyo Co., Ltd. also experienced decreases in sales in
Liquor Distribution Business (down 0.7% to ¥183.37 billion)