Nikon Corporation operates within the Optical instruments and lenses sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Nikon with three other
glass product manufacturers in Asia:
Largan Precision Company Limited
sales of 53.13 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$1.82 billion]
of which 100%
was Optical Lens),
Sunny Optical Technology (Group) Company Limited
(22.37 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$3.53 billion]
Tamron Co Ltd
(60.50 billion Japanese Yen [US$570.48 million]
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Nikon were ¥749.27 billion (US$7.07 billion).
decrease of 8.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥822.92 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 26.4% decline
in Imaging Products, from ¥520.48 billion to ¥383.02 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Instruments (down 4.9% to ¥73.45 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Precision Equipment (up 36.0% to ¥248.03 billion)
Medical (up 10.7% to ¥20.28 billion)
Other (up 0.2% to ¥24.50 billion)