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Transportation

Hitachi Transport System, Ltd.

Business Summary

Hitachi Transport System, Ltd. engages in the provision of transportation and distribution services. It operates through the following segments: Domestic Logistics Business, Global Logistics Business, and Other Businesses. The Domestic Logistics Business segment deals with the establishment of logistics system, control of information, inventories, and orders, operation of distribution centers, and provision of value-added services, factory logistics, transportation, and delivery. The Global Logistics Business segment offers customs clearance and international intermodal transportation by land, sea and air. The Other Businesses segment includes information systems development, automotive sales and maintenance, and travel agency businesses. The company was founded in February 1950 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue708,831M6,391.93M
Gross Profit82,373M742.80M
Operating income31,192M281.27M
Income before tax35,246M317.83M
Net income22,786M205.47M
EBITDA50,251M453.14M
Diluted EPS204.261.84
Dividends Per Share400.36
Total Assets612,535M5,534.03M
Total liabilities383,586M3,465.56M
Total equity222,346M2,008.81M
Operating cash flow37,812M340.97M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 678,573M 680,354M 665,377M 700,391M 708,831M
Gross Profit 63,632M 71,946M 75,251M 80,380M 82,373M
Operating income 22,381M 27,556M 29,466M 28,733M 31,192M
Income before tax 21,677M 26,611M 30,385M 32,262M 35,246M
Net income 13,250M 14,011M 18,703M 20,916M 22,786M
EBITDA 41,096M 46,681M 48,207M 47,763M 50,251M
Diluted EPS 118.78 125.60 167.66 187.50 204.26
Dividends Per Share 28 30 34 36 40
Total Assets 459,386M 464,399M 549,924M 564,903M 612,535M
Total liabilities 262,631M 262,107M 336,005M 356,612M 383,586M
Total equity 184,830M 189,507M 201,436M 204,328M 222,346M
Operating cash flow 32,266M 38,820M 26,372M 27,924M 37,812M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 6,176.90M 5,665.63M 6,144.54M 6,319.36M 6,391.93M
Gross Profit 579.22M 599.12M 694.91M 725.23M 742.80M
Operating income 203.72M 229.47M 272.10M 259.24M 281.27M
Income before tax 197.32M 221.60M 280.59M 291.08M 317.83M
Net income 120.61M 116.67M 172.71M 188.71M 205.47M
EBITDA 374.08M 388.73M 445.17M 430.94M 453.14M
Diluted EPS 1.08 1.04 1.54 1.69 1.84
Dividends Per Share 0.25 0.24 0.31 0.32 0.36
Total Assets 3,830.61M 4,131.84M 4,935.15M 5,311.73M 5,534.03M
Total liabilities 2,189.96M 2,332.01M 3,015.39M 3,353.19M 3,465.56M
Total equity 1,541.21M 1,686.08M 1,807.73M 1,921.27M 2,008.81M
Operating cash flow 293.71M 323.27M 243.53M 251.94M 340.97M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER16.08
ROA3.87%
ROE10.68%
Operating margin4.40%
Profit margin3.21%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Director: Yasuo Nakatani
  • Executive Officer & GM-IT Strategy: Shunsuke Yonekura
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Takashi Jinguji
  • Executive Officer & Representative China: Hiroaki Takagi
  • Executive Officer & GM-Chubu Sales: Kiyoshi Nagao

Shareholders

  • Hitachi Ltd. (29.9%)
  • SG Holdings Co., Ltd. (28.9%)
  • National Mutual Insurance Fed. of Agricultural Cooperatives (2.4%)
  • Schroder Investment Management Ltd. (1.5%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.4%)
  • Hitachi Transport System Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.0%)
  • Fukuyama Transporting Co., Ltd. (0.9%)
  • FIL Investments (Japan) Ltd. (0.8%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (0.6%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.hitachi-hb.co.jp
  • Address: Hitachi Transport System Building, 2-9-2 Kyohashi, Tokyo, 104-8350, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6263.2800

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Competitors

  • Panalpina Welttransport (Holding) AG
  • Deutsche Post AG
  • Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha
Last Updated on 6 Dec, 2019

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