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Consumer Non-Durables

Kyokuyo Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Kyokuyo Co., Ltd. engages in the production, processing, and sale of marine food products. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Marine Products Purchasing, Frozen Foods, Non-Frozen Foods, Logistics, Tuna, and Others. The Marine Products Purchasing segment purchases and sells seafood products. The Frozen Foods segment sells raw and cooked-frozen seafood products. The Non-Frozen Foods segment produces and supplies canned seafood products such as salmon and mackerel. The Logistics segment handles the marine transportation services through refrigerated warehousing and refrigerated carriers. The Tuna segment engages in the fishing, farming, production, processing, and sale of tuna. The Others segment includes the software development and insurance agency businesses. The company was founded on September 3, 1937 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit25,577M241.16M
Operating income4,671M44.04M
Income before tax5,621M52.99M
Net income3,837M36.17M
Diluted EPS356.923.36
Dividends Per Share800.75
Total Assets118,644M1,073.70M
Total liabilities78,665M711.90M
Total equity40,382M365.44M
Operating cash flow5,997M56.54M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 236,561M 254,783M 256,151M 262,519M 249,197M
Gross Profit 23,269M 23,603M 23,705M 24,245M 25,577M
Operating income 3,501M 4,121M 3,832M 2,919M 4,671M
Income before tax 3,902M 4,552M 3,989M 3,012M 5,621M
Net income 2,422M 3,211M 2,914M 2,036M 3,837M
EBITDA 5,400M 5,957M 5,725M 4,823M 6,614M
Diluted EPS 212.97 283.40 261.04 188.50 356.92
Dividends Per Share 60 60 70 70 80
Total Assets 97,391M 106,297M 114,673M 111,619M 118,644M
Total liabilities 71,998M 77,050M 82,674M 79,023M 78,665M
Total equity 24,976M 28,890M 31,822M 32,718M 40,382M
Operating cash flow 106M 3,201M -4,118M 9,410M 5,997M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 2,184.56M 2,298.81M 2,309.85M 2,414.50M 2,349.64M
Gross Profit 214.88M 212.96M 213.76M 222.99M 241.16M
Operating income 32.33M 37.18M 34.55M 26.84M 44.04M
Income before tax 36.03M 41.07M 35.97M 27.70M 52.99M
Net income 22.36M 28.97M 26.27M 18.72M 36.17M
EBITDA 49.86M 53.74M 51.62M 44.35M 62.36M
Diluted EPS 1.96 2.55 2.35 1.73 3.36
Dividends Per Share 0.55 0.54 0.63 0.64 0.75
Total Assets 874.01M 999.50M 1,036.03M 1,033.94M 1,073.70M
Total liabilities 646.12M 724.49M 746.93M 731.99M 711.90M
Total equity 224.14M 271.65M 287.50M 303.07M 365.44M
Operating cash flow 0.97M 28.88M -37.13M 86.54M 56.54M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin1.87%
Profit margin1.53%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Makoto Inoue
  • Director & Manager-Osaka Branch: Yasuyuki Sobajima
  • Director & Manager-Room Temperature Food: Keizo Yamaguchi
  • MD & Manager-Second Fisheries Processing: Shigeru Kondo
  • Director & Manager-General Affairs: Tadayuki Nishimura


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  • Kyokuyo Business Association (1.5%)
  • Rheos Capital Works, Inc. (Investment Management) (1.5%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.3%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Sumitomo Seimei Sanno Building, 3-3-5 Akasaka, Tokyo, 107-0052, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5545.0701

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