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Producer Manufacturing

Komatsu Ltd.

Business Summary

Komatsu Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of construction and mining equipment, utility devices, forest and industrial machineries. It operates through the following business segments: Construction Machinery and Vehicles, Retail Finance, Industrial Machinery, and Others. The Construction Machinery and Vehicle segment covers machineries for mining, loading, transportation, underground construction, and recycling. It also includes leveling roadbed for machinery, industrial vehicle, engine, other machineries and equipment, casting and logistics. The Retail Finance segment offers sales financing related to construction and mining machineries. The Industrial Machinery and Others segment covers forming and sheet metal machinery, machine tools, defense related, temperature controlled equipment, prefabricated house for business, and semiconductor exposure equipment for excimer laser. The company was founded by Meitaro Takeuchi on March 13, 1921 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit782,236M6,961.08M
Operating income318,196M2,831.61M
Income before tax324,568M2,888.31M
Net income224,683M1,999.44M
Diluted EPS237.922.11
Dividends Per Share960.85
Total Assets4,347.52B35,818.92M
Total liabilities1,991.24B16,405.72M
Total equity2,232.51B18,393.50M
Operating cash flow300,970M2,678.32M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 2,501.10B 2,725.24B 2,443.14B 2,187.62B 2,804.96B
Gross Profit 735,319M 840,131M 694,342M 579,643M 782,236M
Operating income 300,015M 399,444M 253,850M 170,927M 318,196M
Income before tax 291,807M 377,471M 223,114M 162,775M 324,568M
Net income 196,410M 256,447M 153,769M 106,152M 224,683M
EBITDA 433,925M 530,908M 385,446M 304,053M 454,542M
Diluted EPS 207.96 271.50 162.80 112.38 237.92
Dividends Per Share 84 110 94 55 96
Total Assets 3,372.53B 3,638.21B 3,653.68B 3,784.84B 4,347.52B
Total liabilities 1,628.94B 1,735.35B 1,797.46B 1,772.81B 1,991.24B
Total equity 1,664.54B 1,815.58B 1,771.60B 1,912.29B 2,232.51B
Operating cash flow 148,394M 202,548M 295,181M 354,129M 300,970M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 22,566.56M 24,575.05M 22,470.70M 20,626.80M 24,961.22M
Gross Profit 6,634.51M 7,575.93M 6,386.17M 5,465.36M 6,961.08M
Operating income 2,706.92M 3,602.01M 2,334.77M 1,611.64M 2,831.61M
Income before tax 2,632.86M 3,403.86M 2,052.08M 1,534.78M 2,888.31M
Net income 1,772.13M 2,312.52M 1,414.28M 1,000.89M 1,999.44M
EBITDA 3,915.14M 4,787.49M 3,545.12M 2,866.87M 4,044.95M
Diluted EPS 1.87 2.44 1.49 1.05 2.11
Dividends Per Share 0.75 0.99 0.86 0.51 0.85
Total Assets 31,711.68M 32,870.02M 33,844.52M 34,251.95M 35,818.92M
Total liabilities 15,316.85M 15,678.28M 16,650.09M 16,043.58M 16,405.72M
Total equity 15,651.52M 16,403.14M 16,410.59M 17,305.85M 18,393.50M
Operating cash flow 1,338.90M 1,826.49M 2,714.91M 3,339.03M 2,678.32M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin11.34%
Profit margin8.01%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Hiroyuki Ogawa
  • CFO, Director & Managing Executive Officer: Takeshi Horikoshi
  • Chief Technology Officer, Head-R&D: Yuichi Iwamoto
  • Head-Legal Affairs & Compliance: Hiroshi Makabe
  • Manager-Business Administration: Masatoshi Morishita


  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.1%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.9%)
  • Komatsu Ltd. (2.8%)
  • T&D Holdings, Inc. (2.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.5%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (2.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (2.0%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.0%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.8%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.6%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Komatsu Building, 2-3-6 Akasaka, Tokyo, 107-8414, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5561.4711

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Last Updated on 3 Feb, 2023

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