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Process Industries

Fuso Chemical Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Fuso Chemical Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture of fruit acids and functional chemicals. Its operations are carried out through the Life Science Business, and Electronic Materials and Functional Chemicals Business segments. The Life Science Business segment deals with the production and sale of malic, citric, and other fruit acids, food additives, and gluconic acid. The Electronic Materials and Functional Chemicals Business segment manages the production and sale of ultra-high purity colloidal silica, resin additives, pharmaceutical raw materials, and photographic chemical raw materials. The company was founded by Shozo Akazawa in 1952 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue42,209.38M397.98M
Gross Profit16,345.19M154.11M
Operating income9,629.61M90.79M
Income before tax9,729.56M91.73M
Net income6,808.07M64.19M
EBITDA14,656.65M138.19M
Diluted EPS191.751.80
Dividends Per Share480.45
Total Assets76,032.42M688.07M
Total liabilities9,862.83M89.25M
Total equity66,169.58M598.81M
Operating cash flow12,820.55M120.88M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 36,224.35M 40,221.61M 42,074.72M 41,310.68M 42,209.38M
Gross Profit 15,962.66M 16,979.51M 15,870.60M 15,154.90M 16,345.19M
Operating income 9,867.83M 10,537.14M 9,279.46M 8,830.54M 9,629.61M
Income before tax 9,989.04M 9,407.36M 9,795.57M 8,875.77M 9,729.56M
Net income 6,895.59M 6,592.28M 6,881.26M 7,014.32M 6,808.07M
EBITDA 11,209.12M 12,150.39M 12,323.94M 13,362.72M 14,656.65M
Diluted EPS 194.22 185.67 193.81 197.56 191.75
Dividends Per Share 43 45 46 46 48
Total Assets 56,585.10M 64,231.08M 64,457.19M 69,222.73M 76,032.42M
Total liabilities 11,425.05M 14,084.87M 9,114.82M 8,933.45M 9,862.83M
Total equity 45,153.47M 50,139.15M 55,342.37M 60,289.27M 66,169.58M
Operating cash flow 9,413.51M 4,845.59M 8,148.49M 11,936.90M 12,820.55M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 334.52M 362.90M 379.41M 379.95M 397.98M
Gross Profit 147.41M 153.19M 143.11M 139.38M 154.11M
Operating income 91.12M 95.07M 83.67M 81.21M 90.79M
Income before tax 92.24M 84.87M 88.33M 81.63M 91.73M
Net income 63.67M 59.47M 62.05M 64.51M 64.19M
EBITDA 103.51M 109.62M 111.13M 122.90M 138.19M
Diluted EPS 1.79 1.67 1.74 1.81 1.80
Dividends Per Share 0.39 0.40 0.41 0.42 0.45
Total Assets 507.80M 603.95M 582.34M 641.21M 688.07M
Total liabilities 102.53M 132.43M 82.34M 82.75M 89.25M
Total equity 405.21M 471.45M 499.99M 558.46M 598.81M
Operating cash flow 86.93M 43.72M 73.47M 109.78M 120.88M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER21.19
ROA9.37%
ROE10.76%
Operating margin22.81%
Profit margin16.12%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Shinichi Sugita
  • Senior Managing Director & Manager-International: Takashi Tanimura
  • Senior MD & Manager-Electronic Materials: Haruo Masauji
  • Director & Manager-Sales Planning: Motoki Sugimoto
  • Director & Manager-Planning Development: Atsushi Fujioka

Shareholders

  • AKAZAWA FAMILY /FUSO CHEMICAL/ (15.7%)
  • Teikoku Seiyaku Co. Ltd. (13.2%)
  • AKAZAWA SHOZO (8.6%)
  • Osaka Small & Medium Business Invt & Consultation Co., Ltd. (4.2%)
  • Nippon Shokubai Co., Ltd. (3.3%)
  • Resona Holdings, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC (2.1%)
  • JPMorgan Asset Management (Japan) Ltd. (1.7%)
  • The Hyakujushi Bank, Ltd. (1.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.4%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.fusokk.co.jp
  • Address: Nissei Fushimimachi Building, 5/F, 4-3-10 Koraibashi, Osaka, 541-0043, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6203.4771

Related Companies

  • Fuso (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • FUSO Chemical (Qingdao) Co. Ltd.
  • Qingdao Fuso Trading Co. Ltd.
  • Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. /Organic Acid Business/
  • Fuso Corp. Co. Ltd.
  • PMP Fermentation Products, Inc.
  • Fujisawa Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. /Chemicals Business/

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