Daicel Corporation operates in the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Daicel with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Kuraray Co Ltd
sales of 603.00 billion Japanese Yen [US$5.38 billion]
of which 39%
was vinyl acetate),
Nippon Shokubai Company Limited
(322.80 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.88 billion]
of which 54%
was Functional Chemicals Business), and
UBE Industries Ltd
(695.57 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.21 billion]
of which 44%
was Chemicals Business).
Daicel reported sales of ¥462.96 billion (US$4.13 billion)
March of 2018.
increase of 5.2%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were ¥440.06 billion.
Sales of Organic Chemicals saw an increase
7.7% in 2018, from
¥76.19 billion to ¥82.04 billion.
Not all segments of Daicel experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Cellulosic fell 0.5% to ¥89.07 billion.