Kao Corp operates in the Toilet preparations sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kao Corp with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
sales of $15.54 billion
of which 85%
was Oral, Personal and Home Care),
Shiseido Co Ltd
of which 42%
was Japan Business), and
Estee Lauder Companies Inc
of which 41%
Kao Corp reported sales of $13.68 billion
December of 2018.
increase of 2.8%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were $13.30 billion.
The sales level in 2018 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2013, Kao Corp had sales
of $13.44 billion.
Sales of Fabric and Homecare Business saw an increase
4.1% in 2018, from
$3.00 billion to $3.12 billion.
Not all segments of Kao Corp experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Human Healthcare Business fell 7.6% to $2.43 billion.