Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd operates within the Industrial inorganic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha Limited
sales of 101.60 billion Japanese Yen [US$956.07 million]
of which 50%
was Organic Chemistry Business),
Sakai Chemical Industry Co Ltd
(83.94 billion Japanese Yen [US$789.86 million]
of which 87%
was Chemicals), and
Sanyo Chemical Industries Limited
(150.17 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.41 billion]
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd were ¥159.12 billion (US$1.50 billion).
decrease of 2.3%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥162.92 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd had sales
of ¥147.11 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 6.9% decline
in Chemicals Business, from ¥68.79 billion to ¥64.03 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Pharmaceutical Business (down 5.1% to ¥47.65 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Safety Systems Business (up 9.7% to ¥38.78 billion)
Other Businesses (up 0.8% to ¥8.66 billion)