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Process Industries

Denka Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Denka Co., Ltd. engages in the chemical manufacturing business that includes organic, inorganic, and electronic materials, processed resin products, and pharmaceuticals. It operates through the following segments: Elastomers and Performance Plastics, Infrastructure and Social Solutions, Electronics and Innovative Products, Living and Environment Products, Life Innovation and Others. The Elastomers and Performance Plastics segment offers styrene-based resins, chemical products and acetylene-based organic chemicals. The Infrastructure and Social Solutions segment offers fertilizers, inorganic chemicals, cement, and special cement additives. The Electronics and Innovative Products segment handles thermal emission components, fused silica filler, ceramic moldings, and electronic component transfer materials. The Living and Environment Products segment deals with food packaging materials, electrical insulation tape, plastic rain gutters, and join function improvement agent. The Life Innovation division provides influenza vaccines, diagnostic reagents, and macromolecular sodium hyaluronate preparations. The Others segment handles plant engineering and trading businesses. The company was founded by Tsuneichi Fujiyama on May 1, 1915 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit109,459M974.07M
Operating income40,124M357.06M
Income before tax34,633M308.19M
Net income26,012M231.47M
Diluted EPS301.662.68
Dividends Per Share1451.29
Total Assets557,646M4,594.40M
Total liabilities265,549M2,187.83M
Total equity288,473M2,376.70M
Operating cash flow42,630M379.36M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 395,629M 413,128M 380,803M 354,391M 384,849M
Gross Profit 102,437M 104,865M 101,750M 102,430M 109,459M
Operating income 33,652M 34,229M 31,588M 34,731M 40,124M
Income before tax 29,571M 32,392M 29,011M 29,052M 34,633M
Net income 23,036M 25,045M 22,702M 22,784M 26,012M
EBITDA 58,250M 57,174M 54,070M 57,642M 64,006M
Diluted EPS 261.79 286.17 262.61 264.23 301.66
Dividends Per Share 105 120 125 125 145
Total Assets 473,799M 483,827M 501,448M 526,035M 557,646M
Total liabilities 231,015M 233,343M 247,431M 255,995M 265,549M
Total equity 239,063M 246,861M 250,720M 267,448M 288,473M
Operating cash flow 48,776M 32,660M 41,954M 40,610M 42,630M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 3,569.61M 3,725.40M 3,502.41M 3,341.50M 3,424.75M
Gross Profit 924.25M 945.62M 935.84M 965.79M 974.07M
Operating income 303.62M 308.66M 290.52M 327.47M 357.06M
Income before tax 266.80M 292.09M 266.82M 273.92M 308.19M
Net income 207.84M 225.84M 208.80M 214.82M 231.47M
EBITDA 525.56M 515.57M 497.30M 543.49M 569.58M
Diluted EPS 2.36 2.58 2.41 2.49 2.68
Dividends Per Share 0.94 1.08 1.14 1.17 1.29
Total Assets 4,455.09M 4,371.20M 4,644.97M 4,760.49M 4,594.40M
Total liabilities 2,172.21M 2,108.17M 2,291.98M 2,316.69M 2,187.83M
Total equity 2,247.88M 2,230.30M 2,322.44M 2,420.34M 2,376.70M
Operating cash flow 440.08M 294.51M 385.86M 382.90M 379.36M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin10.42%
Profit margin6.75%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Manabu Yamamoto
  • Director & Chief Scientific Officer: Norihiro Shimizu
  • Director & Head-Engineering: Masaharu Suzuki
  • Director, Head-Investor & Public Relations: Toshio Imai
  • Managing Executive Officer: Tetsuya Shinmura


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower, 2-1-1 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Tokyo, 103-8338, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5290.5055

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