Kanematsu Corporation operates in the Metals service centers and offices sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kanematsu with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Sato Shoji Corporation
sales of 179.95 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.67 billion]
of which 62%
was Steel Business),
(769.48 billion Japanese Yen [US$7.15 billion]
of which 37%
was Steel Business), and
(201.95 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.88 billion]
of which 59%
was Aluminum bronze).
Kanematsu reported sales of ¥675.58 billion (US$6.28 billion)
March of 2017.
a very small
increase of 1.1%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥668.37 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when Kanematsu
reported sales of ¥1.12 trillion.
Sales of Electronic/device saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
8.2% in 2017, from
¥235.03 billion to ¥254.28 billion.
Kanematsu also saw significant increases in sales in
Food (up 2.3% to ¥227.76 billion)
Other (up 1.8% to ¥11.91 billion)
Not all segments of Kanematsu experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Vehicle and Aviation fell 21.0% to ¥50.42 billion.
Kanematsu also experienced decreases in sales in
Steel/material/plant (down 3.0% to ¥131.20 billion)