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Non-Energy Minerals


Business Summary

DOWA HOLDINGS Co., Ltd. engages in the management of its group companies involved in recycling, mining, and smelting. It operates through the following segments: Environmental Management and Recycling, Nonferrous Metals, Electronic Materials, Metal Processing, Heat Treatment, and Others. The Environmental Management and Recycling segment covers waste disposal, resource recycling, soil remediation, and logistics. The Nonferrous Metals segment includes copper, zinc, lead, gold, silver, zinc alloys, platinum, palladium, rhodium, indium, sulfuric acid, tin, antimony, and other materials. The Electronic Materials segment manufactures and sells pure metal materials, compound semiconductor wafers, light emitting diode (LED), conductive materials, battery materials, magnetic materials, and reduced iron powder. The Metal Processing segment provides brass and copper alloy strips, electroplated products, brass rods, and circuit boards, The Heat Treatment segment deals with the manufacture, sale, and maintenance of equipment and metallic materials for heat treatment and surface treatment processing. The Others segment handles real estate leasing, plant construction, civil engineering, general construction works, office administration, and technology development support services. The company was founded on September 18, 1884 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit104,588M930.72M
Operating income63,825M567.97M
Income before tax77,090M686.02M
Net income51,013M453.96M
Diluted EPS857.317.62
Dividends Per Share1301.15
Total Assets657,283M5,415.30M
Total liabilities328,704M2,708.16M
Total equity313,455M2,582.53M
Operating cash flow59,911M533.14M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 454,754M 452,928M 485,130M 588,003M 831,794M
Gross Profit 64,991M 54,421M 61,792M 74,105M 104,588M
Operating income 30,948M 18,672M 25,956M 37,455M 63,825M
Income before tax 34,974M 23,499M 28,762M 38,860M 77,090M
Net income 24,694M 14,987M 17,396M 21,825M 51,013M
EBITDA 48,688M 37,809M 45,729M 57,980M 86,910M
Diluted EPS 417.21 253.20 293.91 368.44 857.31
Dividends Per Share 90 90 90 95 130
Total Assets 456,530M 494,683M 512,495M 598,471M 657,283M
Total liabilities 208,765M 248,521M 254,253M 321,753M 328,704M
Total equity 238,816M 237,214M 248,047M 265,705M 313,455M
Operating cash flow 11,125M 37,555M 55,113M -3,088M 59,911M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 4,103.07M 4,084.30M 4,461.95M 5,544.19M 7,402.10M
Gross Profit 586.38M 490.74M 568.32M 698.72M 930.72M
Operating income 279.23M 168.37M 238.72M 353.15M 567.97M
Income before tax 315.55M 211.90M 264.53M 366.40M 686.02M
Net income 222.80M 135.14M 159.99M 205.78M 453.96M
EBITDA 439.29M 340.94M 420.59M 546.68M 773.40M
Diluted EPS 3.76 2.28 2.70 3.47 7.62
Dividends Per Share 0.81 0.81 0.82 0.89 1.15
Total Assets 4,292.71M 4,469.28M 4,747.30M 5,416.02M 5,415.30M
Total liabilities 1,962.99M 2,245.29M 2,355.17M 2,911.79M 2,708.16M
Total equity 2,245.56M 2,143.14M 2,297.68M 2,404.57M 2,582.53M
Operating cash flow 100.37M 338.65M 506.89M -29.11M 533.14M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin7.67%
Profit margin6.13%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Akira Sekiguchi
  • Manager-Accounting & Finance: Hiroshi Kanaya
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Information Systems: Eiichi Wakabayashi
  • Auditor: Katsuya Yukitake


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Akihabara UDX Building, 22/F, 4-14-1 Sotokanda, Tokyo, 101-0021, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6847.1106

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Last Updated on 18 Aug, 2022

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