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ITOCHU Corp.

Business Summary

ITOCHU Corp. engages in business of product trading and business investment activities. It operates through the following segments: Textile; Machinery; Metals and Minerals; Energy and Chemicals; Food; ICT and Realty; and Others. The Textile segment covers fiber, raw materials, textile fabrics, clothing apparel, and brand marketing business. The Machinery segment includes plant projects, marine, aerospace, automobile, construction machinery, industrial systems, and life and healthcare business. The Metals and Minerals segment offers metals and mineral resources, steel and non-ferrous products, and coal, nuclear, and solar business. The Energy and Chemicals segment pertains to oil and gas trading, energy resources development, and chemicals business. The Food segment focuses on food resources, product processing, midstream distribution, and retail business. The ICT and Realty segment deals with forest products, general merchandise, ICT, insurance, logistics, construction, realty, and financial business. The Others segment includes the overseas legal corporations in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, China and Hong Kong. The company was founded by Chubei Itoh in 1858 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue10,334.15B97,439.24M
Gross Profit1,441.74B13,593.97M
Operating income381,400M3,596.16M
Income before tax512,475M4,832.05M
Net income401,433M3,785.05M
EBITDA799,238M7,535.89M
Diluted EPS269.822.54
Dividends Per Share880.82
Total Assets11,178.43B101,162.28M
Total liabilities7,308.19B66,137.48M
Total equity3,316.28B30,011.59M
Operating cash flow895,900M8,447.31M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 4,838.46B 5,510.05B 11,595.36B 10,975.06B 10,334.15B
Gross Profit 1,055.51B 1,166.23B 1,470.61B 1,483.42B 1,441.74B
Operating income 288,399M 315,819M 356,476M 396,588M 381,400M
Income before tax 499,855M 537,858M 695,383M 701,430M 512,475M
Net income 352,221M 400,333M 500,523M 501,322M 401,433M
EBITDA 395,445M 431,035M 511,647M 814,159M 799,238M
Diluted EPS 223.67 257.94 324.06 335.58 269.82
Dividends Per Share 55 70 83 85 88
Total Assets 8,122.03B 8,663.93B 10,098.70B 10,919.59B 11,178.43B
Total liabilities 5,459.22B 5,679.58B 6,408.58B 7,078.98B 7,308.19B
Total equity 2,401.89B 2,669.48B 2,936.90B 2,995.95B 3,316.28B
Operating cash flow 389,693M 388,212M 476,551M 878,133M 895,900M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 44,681.64M 49,715.22M 104,561.93M 100,942.62M 97,439.24M
Gross Profit 9,747.31M 10,522.46M 13,261.35M 13,643.73M 13,593.97M
Operating income 2,663.27M 2,849.51M 3,214.54M 3,647.59M 3,596.16M
Income before tax 4,615.99M 4,852.89M 6,270.66M 6,451.36M 4,832.05M
Net income 3,252.64M 3,612.05M 4,513.49M 4,610.88M 3,785.05M
EBITDA 3,651.80M 3,889.06M 4,613.81M 7,488.18M 7,535.89M
Diluted EPS 2.06 2.32 2.92 3.08 2.54
Dividends Per Share 0.50 0.63 0.74 0.78 0.82
Total Assets 72,889.09M 81,466.24M 91,238.23M 101,149.53M 101,162.28M
Total liabilities 48,992.38M 53,404.65M 57,899.33M 65,573.51M 66,137.48M
Total equity 21,555.17M 25,100.91M 26,533.93M 27,751.84M 30,011.59M
Operating cash flow 3,598.68M 3,502.69M 4,297.33M 8,076.58M 8,447.31M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER13.29
ROA3.63%
ROE12.71%
Operating margin3.69%
Profit margin3.88%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Masahiro Okafuji
  • President, COO & Representative Director: Keita Ishii
  • CFO, Representative Director & Executive VP: Tsuyoshi Hachimura
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Yuji Fukuda
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Tomofumi Yoshida

Shareholders

  • ITOCHU Corp. (6.1%)
  • Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investment Management) (5.0%)
  • CHEARAVANONT FAMILY (4.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.7%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.9%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLC (2.4%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (2.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.0%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.itochu.co.jp
  • Address: 2-5-1 Kita-Aoyama, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 107-8077, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3497.2121

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Last Updated on 27 Oct, 2021

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