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Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd.

Business Summary

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. engages in the manufacture of transportation equipment and industrial goods. It operates through the following segments: Aerospace system, Energy and Environmental Plant, Precision Machines and Robots, Ship Ocean, Vehicle, Motorcycle and engine, and Other. The Aerospace segment manufactures and sells aircrafts and Jet engine. The Energy and Environmental Plant segment engages in the manufacture and sale of industrial gas turbines, prime movers, industrial machinery, boilers, environmental equipment, steel structures, crushers. The Precision Machines and Robots segment engages in the manufacture and sale of hydraulic equipment and industrial robots. The Ship Ocean segment engages in the manufacture and sale of ships. The Vehicle segment engages in the sale and manufacture of railroad vehicle. The Motorcycle and engine segment engages in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles, four-wheeled buggy vehicles (ATV), versatile four-wheeled vehicles, personal watercraft (jet skis), general-purpose gasoline engines. The Other segment engages in the Brokerage and mediation of commerce, sales and orders. The company was founded by Shozo Kawasaki in April 1878 and is headquartered in Kobe, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit256,579M2,283.28M
Operating income45,807M407.63M
Income before tax30,853M274.55M
Net income21,802M194.01M
Diluted EPS130.261.15
Dividends Per Share400.35
Total Assets2,022.74B16,665.27M
Total liabilities1,524.22B12,557.96M
Total equity479,180M3,947.93M
Operating cash flow144,430M1,285.27M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 1,574.24B 1,594.74B 1,641.33B 1,488.48B 1,500.87B
Gross Profit 254,527M 268,075M 270,526M 191,162M 256,579M
Operating income 55,925M 64,023M 62,063M -2,000M 45,807M
Income before tax 32,999M 37,861M 39,323M -14,688M 30,853M
Net income 28,916M 27,453M 18,662M -19,332M 21,802M
EBITDA 112,062M 123,045M 123,346M 59,258M 106,660M
Diluted EPS 173.09 164.34 111.71 -115.73 130.26
Dividends Per Share 60 70 35 0 40
Total Assets 1,785.02B 1,838.85B 1,957.84B 1,963.27B 2,022.74B
Total liabilities 1,303.64B 1,346.59B 1,486.28B 1,480.49B 1,524.22B
Total equity 466,062M 476,387M 455,628M 465,333M 479,180M
Operating cash flow 56,050M 109,762M -15,461M 34,601M 144,430M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 14,203.80M 14,380.70M 15,096.09M 14,034.71M 13,356.26M
Gross Profit 2,296.50M 2,417.38M 2,488.14M 1,802.43M 2,283.28M
Operating income 504.59M 577.33M 570.82M -18.85M 407.63M
Income before tax 297.73M 341.41M 361.67M -138.49M 274.55M
Net income 260.89M 247.55M 171.64M -182.27M 194.01M
EBITDA 1,011.09M 1,109.56M 1,134.46M 558.73M 949.16M
Diluted EPS 1.56 1.48 1.02 -1.09 1.15
Dividends Per Share 0.54 0.63 0.32 0 0.35
Total Assets 16,784.46M 16,613.40M 18,135.75M 17,767.20M 16,665.27M
Total liabilities 12,258.01M 12,165.96M 13,767.58M 13,398.16M 12,557.96M
Total equity 4,382.34M 4,303.98M 4,220.53M 4,211.15M 3,947.93M
Operating cash flow 505.71M 989.78M -142.20M 326.24M 1,285.27M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin3.05%
Profit margin1.45%

Key executives

  • Director, GM-Technology & Development: Hiroshi Nakatani
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Yasuhiko Hashimoto
  • Representative Director & Head-Investor Relations: Katsuya Yamamoto
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer: Tatsuya Watanabe
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer: Hiroyoshi Shimokawa


  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.5%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.7%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (3.4%)
  • Kawasaki Heavy Industries Employee Stock Ownership Plan (3.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (2.5%)
  • Kawasaki Heavy Kyoeikai Business Association (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (1.8%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.5%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Kobe Crystal Tower, 1-1-3 Higashikawasaki-cho, Kobe, 650-8680, Japan
  • Phone: +81.78.371.9530

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Last Updated on 27 Mar, 2023

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