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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 Others. The Domestic Logistics Business segment deals with domestic third-party logistics (3PL) business. It also handles the transportation, delivery, and installation work for general cargo, heavy goods, and artwork. The Global Logistics Business segment covers international 3PL business, overseas local logistics operations, and air transport business. The Others segment includes logistics consulting services, information system development, computer sales, and real estate rental businesses. The company was founded in February 1950 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit94,612M841.94M
Operating income38,696M344.35M
Income before tax24,140M214.82M
Net income13,513M120.25M
Diluted EPS161.461.43
Dividends Per Share560.49
Total Assets791,878M6,524.22M
Total liabilities613,665M5,055.94M
Total equity170,170M1,402.01M
Operating cash flow65,135M579.63M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 700,391M 708,831M 672,286M 652,380M 743,612M
Gross Profit 80,380M 82,373M 84,208M 85,798M 94,612M
Operating income 28,733M 31,192M 33,483M 36,711M 38,696M
Income before tax 32,262M 35,246M 33,829M 39,134M 24,140M
Net income 20,916M 22,786M 21,614M 22,873M 13,513M
EBITDA 47,763M 50,251M 86,298M 88,870M 89,524M
Diluted EPS 187.50 204.26 193.76 240.01 161.46
Dividends Per Share 36 40 43 50 56
Total Assets 564,903M 612,535M 879,144M 787,936M 791,878M
Total liabilities 356,612M 383,586M 639,887M 625,829M 613,665M
Total equity 204,328M 222,346M 232,861M 155,158M 170,170M
Operating cash flow 27,924M 37,812M 78,204M 55,309M 65,135M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 6,319.36M 6,391.93M 6,183.31M 6,151.19M 6,617.37M
Gross Profit 725.23M 742.80M 774.49M 808.97M 841.94M
Operating income 259.24M 281.27M 307.95M 346.14M 344.35M
Income before tax 291.08M 317.83M 311.14M 368.98M 214.82M
Net income 188.71M 205.47M 198.79M 215.66M 120.25M
EBITDA 430.94M 453.14M 793.72M 837.94M 796.67M
Diluted EPS 1.69 1.84 1.78 2.26 1.43
Dividends Per Share 0.32 0.36 0.39 0.47 0.49
Total Assets 5,311.73M 5,534.03M 8,143.61M 7,130.64M 6,524.22M
Total liabilities 3,353.19M 3,465.56M 5,927.34M 5,663.61M 5,055.94M
Total equity 1,921.27M 2,008.81M 2,157.01M 1,404.14M 1,402.01M
Operating cash flow 251.94M 340.97M 719.27M 521.50M 579.63M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin5.20%
Profit margin1.81%

Key executives

  • Co-Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Yasuo Nakatani
  • President, Chief Operating Officer & Director: Hiroaki Takagi
  • CFO, Executive VP & GM-Corporate Strategy: Nobukazu Hayashi
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-IT Strategy: Shunsuke Yonekura
  • Executive Vice President: Takashi Jinguji


  • Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP (50.9%)
  • Hitachi Ltd. (39.7%)
  • Oasis Capital Partners (Texas), Inc. (1.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.6%)
  • Hitachi Transport System Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.4%)
  • Fukuyama Transporting Co., Ltd. (1.2%)
  • FIL Investments (Japan) Ltd. (0.7%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (0.6%)
  • Hitachi Transport System, Ltd. (0.2%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.2%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Hitachi Transport System Building, 2-9-2 Kyohashi, Tokyo, 104-8350, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6263.2800

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