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Marubeni Corp.

Business Summary

Marubeni Corp. engages in the business of importing and exporting services. It operates through the following segments: Food & Consumer Products; Chemical & Forest Products; Energy & Metals; Transportation & Industrial Machinery; Power Projects & Plant; and Others. The Food & Consumer Products segment engages in the manufacture and trade of all food products including feed grains, soybeans, wheat, sugar, processed foods, beverages, and their raw materials, foodstuffs for professional use, and agricultural, seafood and livestock products. The Chemical & Forest Products segment merchandises petrochemicals, electronic materials, and functional chemicals, and also handles agricultural materials including pesticides and fertilizers. The Energy & Metals segment covers the trade of petroleum and gas, raw materials development and gas station retail, non-iron light metals; as well as steel products such as steel sheets, tubes other steel products. The Transportation & Industrial Machinery engages in the export, import, wholesale and retail of transport equipment; as well as the navigation of cargo boats, tankers, and LNG ships. The Power Projects & Plant segment engages in the development, investment, operation, and maintenance of electricity and energy infrastructure-related business, seawater conversion, water and sewerage business, traffic infrastructure systems, and various industrial plants. The Others segment provides the group's financial services. It also handles clothes, footwear, tires, sporting goods, living essentials, and other consumer products. The company was founded by Chubei Itoh in May 1858 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit895,331M7,967.51M
Operating income284,490M2,531.66M
Income before tax292,235M2,600.58M
Net income421,349M3,749.56M
Diluted EPS242.442.15
Dividends Per Share620.55
Total Assets8,255.58B68,017.16M
Total liabilities6,062.91B49,951.90M
Total equity2,096.52B17,273.10M
Operating cash flow311,919M2,775.75M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 7,540.33B 7,401.25B 6,827.64B 6,332.41B 8,508.59B
Gross Profit 677,237M 729,675M 696,808M 675,418M 895,331M
Operating income 118,054M 173,009M 133,875M 141,553M 284,490M
Income before tax 255,004M 288,819M -165,935M 140,478M 292,235M
Net income 207,259M 226,876M -201,370M 219,327M 421,349M
EBITDA 238,385M 286,550M 300,797M 285,970M 427,529M
Diluted EPS 119.37 130.62 -116.03 126.16 242.44
Dividends Per Share 31 34 35 33 62
Total Assets 6,877.11B 6,809.07B 6,320.03B 6,935.74B 8,255.58B
Total liabilities 5,285.06B 4,980.94B 4,959.02B 5,271.83B 6,062.91B
Total equity 1,527.88B 1,734.15B 1,271.88B 1,571.20B 2,096.52B
Operating cash flow 253,423M 284,895M 326,981M 397,069M 311,919M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 68,033.67M 66,741.31M 62,796.89M 59,707.41M 75,717.61M
Gross Profit 6,110.45M 6,579.89M 6,408.85M 6,368.41M 7,967.51M
Operating income 1,065.15M 1,560.12M 1,231.30M 1,334.68M 2,531.66M
Income before tax 2,300.80M 2,604.44M -1,526.17M 1,324.54M 2,600.58M
Net income 1,870.02M 2,045.86M -1,852.09M 2,068.00M 3,749.56M
EBITDA 2,150.85M 2,583.98M 2,766.56M 2,696.36M 3,804.56M
Diluted EPS 1.07 1.17 -1.06 1.18 2.15
Dividends Per Share 0.27 0.30 0.32 0.31 0.55
Total Assets 64,664.93M 61,517.61M 58,543.25M 62,766.96M 68,017.16M
Total liabilities 49,695.04M 45,001.04M 45,936.04M 47,708.87M 49,951.90M
Total equity 14,366.57M 15,667.45M 11,781.63M 14,219.04M 17,273.10M
Operating cash flow 2,286.54M 2,569.05M 3,007.39M 3,743.90M 2,775.75M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin3.34%
Profit margin4.95%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Masumi Kakinoki
  • CFO, Representative Director & Head-IR: Takayuki Furuya
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Akira Terakawa
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Accounting: Hideyoshi Iwane
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Legal Affairs: Koichi Ariizumi


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Contact Details

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Last Updated on 24 Mar, 2023

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