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Process Industries

Fuso Chemical Co., Ltd.

  • 2,010.00 JPY
  • +30.00
  • +1.52%
  • Japan
    Apr 24, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(4368)
  • Prev. close
    1,980
  • Market cap (JPY)
    70,311.78M
  • Market cap (USD)
    628.51M
  • Shares
    35.51M

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 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue40,221.61M362.90M
Gross Profit16,979.51M153.19M
Operating income10,537.14M95.07M
Income before tax9,407.36M84.87M
Net income6,592.28M59.47M
EBITDA12,150.39M109.62M
Diluted EPS185.671.67
Dividends Per Share450.40
Total Assets64,606.15M607.48M
Total liabilities14,459.94M135.96M
Total equity50,139.15M471.45M
Operating cash flow4,845.59M43.72M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 29,327.47M 32,223.52M 35,298.62M 36,224.35M 40,221.61M
Gross Profit 10,042.02M 11,235.91M 13,433.67M 15,962.66M 16,979.51M
Operating income 3,539.07M 5,426.29M 7,279.30M 9,867.83M 10,537.14M
Income before tax 3,472.22M 5,457.36M 7,178.13M 9,989.04M 9,407.36M
Net income 2,258.55M 3,452.05M 4,716.12M 6,895.59M 6,592.28M
EBITDA 5,428.64M 7,573.38M 9,077.34M 11,209.12M 12,150.39M
Diluted EPS 71.68 109.57 143.76 194.22 185.67
Dividends Per Share 7 18 35 43 45
Total Assets 33,854.07M 38,959.76M 48,158.93M 56,585.10M 64,606.15M
Total liabilities 7,701.48M 8,379.50M 8,188.52M 11,425.05M 14,459.94M
Total equity 26,148.32M 30,575.21M 39,964.75M 45,153.47M 50,139.15M
Operating cash flow 3,573.38M 6,369.45M 8,086.53M 9,413.51M 4,845.59M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 292.77M 293.32M 293.94M 334.52M 362.90M
Gross Profit 100.24M 102.27M 111.86M 147.41M 153.19M
Operating income 35.33M 49.39M 60.61M 91.12M 95.07M
Income before tax 34.66M 49.67M 59.77M 92.24M 84.87M
Net income 22.54M 31.42M 39.27M 63.67M 59.47M
EBITDA 54.19M 68.93M 75.59M 103.51M 109.62M
Diluted EPS 0.71 0.99 1.19 1.79 1.67
Dividends Per Share 0.06 0.16 0.29 0.39 0.40
Total Assets 328.72M 324.86M 428.47M 507.80M 607.48M
Total liabilities 74.78M 69.87M 72.85M 102.53M 135.96M
Total equity 253.90M 254.95M 355.57M 405.21M 471.45M
Operating cash flow 35.67M 57.97M 67.34M 86.93M 43.72M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
PER14.79
ROA10.87%
ROE13.83%
Operating margin26.19%
Profit margin16.38%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Yoshinobu Nakano
  • Director & General Manager-Administration: Takahiko Mukawa
  • Managing Director & Head-Life Science Business: Takashi Tanimura
  • MD & Manager-Electronic Materials Business: Haruo Masauji

Shareholders

  • AKAZAWA FAMILY /FUSO CHEMICAL/ (15.7%)
  • Teikoku Seiyaku Co. Ltd. (13.2%)
  • AKAZAWA SHOZO (8.6%)
  • Matthews International Capital Management LLC (5.0%)
  • Osaka Small & Medium Business Invt & Consultation Co., Ltd. (4.2%)
  • Nippon Shokubai Co., Ltd. (3.3%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. (2.2%)
  • Resona Holdings, Inc. (2.2%)
  • JPMorgan Asset Management (Japan) Ltd. (1.9%)
  • The Hyakujushi Bank, Ltd. (1.6%)

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

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  • 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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