Showa Corporation operates within the Motor vehicle parts and accessories sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Showa with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Akebono Brake Industry Co Ltd
sales of 243.67 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.25 billion]
of which 47%
was North America),
(282.40 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.60 billion]
of which 64%
was AT), and
Musashi Seimitsu Industry Co Ltd
(255.93 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.36 billion]
of which 30%
was Operating Segment-Europe).
During the year ended March of 2019, sales at
Showa were ¥286.69 billion (US$2.64 billion).
decrease of 1.8%
versus 2018, when the company's sales were ¥291.99 billion.
The sales level in 2019 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2014, Showa had sales
of ¥272.79 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 9.4% decline
in Spring Gas Business, from ¥3.25 billion to ¥2.94 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Steering Business (down 7.8% to ¥94.05 billion)
Four Wheels Business (down 1.6% to ¥90.75 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Two Wheels-General Business (up 4.5% to ¥86.37 billion)
Other (up 6.5% to ¥12.59 billion)