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Commercial Services

Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. engages in the provision of publishing and commercial printing services. It operates through the following segments: Information Communication, Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies, Electronics, and Beverages. The Information Communication segment involves in the manufacture and sale of publications, commercial printing materials, business forms, and educational and publications distribution. The Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies segment offers packaging materials, interior and exterior construction materials, photographic materials, and industrial supplies. The Electronics segment handles precision electronic components and other products. The Beverages segment produces and sells carbonated and non-carbonated beverages. The company was founded on October 9, 1876 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit281,758M2,507.35M
Operating income66,789M594.35M
Income before tax126,890M1,129.18M
Net income97,182M864.81M
Diluted EPS355.783.16
Dividends Per Share640.56
Total Assets1,876.64B15,461.56M
Total liabilities728,231M5,999.84M
Total equity1,091.86B8,995.76M
Operating cash flow88,274M785.54M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 1,412.25B 1,401.50B 1,401.89B 1,335.43B 1,344.14B
Gross Profit 265,138M 267,740M 279,754M 265,568M 281,758M
Operating income 46,372M 49,899M 56,275M 49,530M 66,789M
Income before tax 45,396M -18,685M 102,719M 46,400M 126,890M
Net income 27,501M -35,668M 69,497M 25,088M 97,182M
EBITDA 109,748M 110,730M 112,408M 101,417M 118,464M
Diluted EPS 90.71 -118.21 235.07 89.28 355.78
Dividends Per Share 64 64 64 64 64
Total Assets 1,794.76B 1,775.02B 1,721.72B 1,825.01B 1,876.64B
Total liabilities 692,209M 728,398M 753,145M 726,402M 728,231M
Total equity 1,053.60B 996,163M 915,780M 1,043.97B 1,091.86B
Operating cash flow 54,500M 77,421M 101,563M 68,494M 88,274M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 12,742.21M 12,638.16M 12,893.85M 12,591.66M 11,961.51M
Gross Profit 2,392.24M 2,414.36M 2,573.02M 2,504.00M 2,507.35M
Operating income 418.39M 449.96M 517.58M 467.01M 594.35M
Income before tax 409.59M -168.49M 944.75M 437.49M 1,129.18M
Net income 248.13M -321.63M 639.19M 236.55M 864.81M
EBITDA 990.21M 998.51M 1,033.86M 956.24M 1,054.20M
Diluted EPS 0.81 -1.06 2.16 0.84 3.16
Dividends Per Share 0.57 0.57 0.58 0.60 0.56
Total Assets 16,876.00M 16,036.69M 15,948.53M 16,516.00M 15,461.56M
Total liabilities 6,508.78M 6,580.81M 6,976.47M 6,573.77M 5,999.84M
Total equity 9,906.90M 8,999.98M 8,482.97M 9,447.75M 8,995.76M
Operating cash flow 491.73M 698.14M 934.12M 645.81M 785.54M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin4.96%
Profit margin7.23%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Yoshinari Kitajima
  • MD, Head-Technology, Research & Development: Satoru Inoue
  • Executive Officer & Head-Information Systems: Kazuhiko Takada
  • Head-Purchasing & General Affairs: Takashi Saito
  • Managing Executive Officer: Kiyotaka Nakagawa


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  • Dai Nippon Printing Employee Stock Ownership Plan (2.5%)
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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 1-1-1 Ichigaya Kagacho, Shinjuku-Ku, Tokyo, 162-8001, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3266.2111

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