Tokuyama Corp.


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Mar 24, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 349.67M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4043)
Process Industries
Chemicals: Specialty
Full time employees: 5,759

Business summary

Tokuyama Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of chemicals used for the construction and industrial industries. It operates through the following business segments: Chemicals, Specialty Products, Cement, Advanced Components, and Others. The Chemicals segment produces and markets a range of products from basic chemicals, such as caustic soda, soda ash, and chlorine. The Specialty Products segment involves in the development and sale of products, such as polycrystalline silicon, fumed silica, precipitated silica, aluminum nitride, pharmaceutical ingredients, and intermediates. The Cement segment includes the production and distribution of cement and cement related products, such as Ordinary Portland cement, blast-furnace slag cement, ready-mixed concrete, cement-type stabilizer, and waste treatments. The Advanced Components segment engages in the production and sale of biaxial-oriented polypropylene film, co-extrusion multi-layer film, cast polypropylene film, plastic window sashes, clinical analyzers and systems, dental materials and equipment, gas sensors, and ion exchange membranes. The Other segment involves in overseas product sales, transportation business, and real estate-related businesses. The company was founded by Katsujiro Iwai on February 16, 1918 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 307,115M
Gross profit 87,493M
Operating income 23,071M
Income before tax -86,500M
Net income -100,563M
EBITDA 44,528M
Diluted EPS -289.1
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 401,342M
Total liabilities 341,137M
Total equity 51,473M
Operating cash flow 30,098M

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Revenue 2,557.49M
Gross profit 728.59M
Operating income 192.12M
Income before tax -720.32M
Net income -837.43M
EBITDA 370.80M
Diluted EPS -2.40
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 3,570.81M
Total liabilities 3,035.16M
Total equity 457.96M
Operating cash flow 250.64M

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Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER --
ROA -21.04%
ROE -93.96%
Operating margin 7.51%
Profit margin -32.74%

Key executive

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Hiroshi Yokota
  • Director & Head-Finance: Akihiro Hamada
  • Director, Head-Research & Development: Takeshi Nakahara
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Life Amenities: Ryo Sugiyama
  • Executive Officer: Hiroya Yamashita

Share holders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.1%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.9%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(3.7%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(3.1%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP(2.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.7%)
  • Yamaguchi Financial Group, Inc.(2.3%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(2.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.8%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Front Place Akihabara, 1-7-5 Sotokanda, Tokyo, 101-8618, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5207.2500

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