Toyobo Co., Ltd.


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Apr 27, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 890.48M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(3101)
Process Industries
Chemicals: Specialty
Full time employees: 9,956

Business summary

Toyobo Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture, processing, and sale of specialty and functional products. It operates through the following segments: Films and Functional Polymers, Industrial Materials, Healthcare, Textiles, Real Estate, and Other. The Films and Functional Polymers segment produces and sells packaging and industrial films, adhesives, engineering plastics, and optical functional materials. The Industrial Materials segment covers automobile fiber materials, super fibers, functional filters, and non-woven fabrics. The Healthcare segment includes bio products, pharmaceuticals, medical membranes and equipment, and water treatment membranes. The Textiles segment deals with functional apparels, textiles, and fibers. The Real Estate segment leases and manages properties. The Other segment includes building design and construction, and information processing and logistic services. The company was founded by Eiichi Shibusawa on May 3, 1882 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 347,763M
Gross profit 79,828M
Operating income 23,123M
Income before tax 16,224M
Net income 10,150M
EBITDA 37,793M
Diluted EPS 11.43
Dividends per share 3.5
Total assets 444,587M
Total liabilities 284,486M
Total equity 156,915M
Operating cash flow 31,541M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 2,895.99M
Gross profit 664.76M
Operating income 192.55M
Income before tax 135.10M
Net income 84.52M
EBITDA 314.72M
Diluted EPS 0.09
Dividends per share 0.02
Total assets 3,955.57M
Total liabilities 2,531.12M
Total equity 1,396.10M
Operating cash flow 262.65M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 14.78
ROA 2.22%
ROE 6.44%
Operating margin 6.64%
Profit margin 2.91%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Seiji Narahara
  • Director, Head-Finance & Accounting: Masaru Watanabe
  • Director, Executive Officer & GM-Health Care: Shinichi Teshima
  • Director, Executive Officer & Head-Personnel: Yuji Oita
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Functional Fibers: Hiroyuki Sato

Share holders

  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(5.5%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.6%)
  • National Mutual Insurance Fed. of Agricultural Cooperatives(2.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.1%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(1.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.9%)
  • Toyobo Toyukai Association(1.9%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.8%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(1.6%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(1.6%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Toyobo Building, 2-2-8 Dojima Hama, Osaka, 530-8230, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6348.3111

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