Canon Incorporated operates within the Photographic equipment and supplies sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Canon Incorporated with three other
photographic equipment manufacturers in Asia:
Ricoh Company, Ltd
sales of 2.06 trillion Japanese Yen [US$18.96 billion]
of which 55%
was Office Printing),
of South Korea
(544.49 billion Korean Won [US$464.99 million]
of which 99%
was CM), and
Yestar Healthcare Holdings Co Ltd
based in China
(4.45 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$633.20 million]
of which 87%
was Medical products and equipment).
During the year ended December of 2018, sales at
Canon Incorporated were ¥3.95 trillion (US$36.32 billion).
decrease of 3.1%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were ¥4.08 trillion.
The sales level in 2018 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2013, Canon Incorporated had sales
of ¥3.73 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 11.3% decline
in Imaging System, from ¥1.14 trillion to ¥1.01 trillion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Office (down 3.2% to ¥1.80 trillion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Industry Machines and Other (up 8.9% to ¥703.27 billion)
Medical System (up 0.5% to ¥437.31 billion)