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Process Industries

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co., Inc.

Business Summary

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co., Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of organic and inorganic chemicals, petroleum-derived chemicals, and its related products. It operates through the following segments: Natural Gas Chemicals; Aromatic Chemicals; Specialty Chemicals; Information and Advanced Materials; and Others. The Natural Gas Chemicals segment produces and sells methanol, ammonia, amines, methacrylate, polyol, enzyme and crude oil. The Aromatic Chemicals segment engages in the manufacture and sale of xylene isomers and xylene derivatives. The Specialty Chemicals segment deals with the production and sale of hydrogen peroxide and other industrial inorganic chemicals, electronic chemicals, and engineering plastics. The Information and Advanced Materials segment manufactures and sells printed circuit boards and oxygen absorbers. The Others segment covers the real estate business. The company was founded on January 15, 1918 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue648,986M5,852.27M
Gross Profit132,020M1,190.49M
Operating income41,387M373.21M
Income before tax69,066M622.80M
Net income55,000M495.96M
EBITDA69,098M623.09M
Diluted EPS257.452.32
Dividends Per Share700.63
Total Assets804,038M7,264.20M
Total liabilities250,749M2,265.42M
Total equity502,961M4,544.07M
Operating cash flow64,042M577.50M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 529,570M 593,502M 556,480M 635,909M 648,986M
Gross Profit 75,133M 120,175M 127,946M 150,738M 132,020M
Operating income 14,996M 34,018M 43,309M 62,742M 41,387M
Income before tax 47,051M 45,833M 61,099M 73,421M 69,066M
Net income 44,381M 34,134M 48,013M 60,531M 55,000M
EBITDA 39,242M 61,003M 69,215M 90,037M 69,098M
Diluted EPS 196.52 153.84 221.83 281.38 257.45
Dividends Per Share 28 32 38 59 70
Total Assets 790,381M 739,582M 738,188M 785,687M 804,038M
Total liabilities 367,933M 316,447M 264,811M 266,535M 250,749M
Total equity 377,241M 376,945M 424,712M 467,364M 502,961M
Operating cash flow 76,982M 84,671M 82,711M 90,720M 64,042M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 4,820.56M 4,942.37M 5,138.91M 5,737.57M 5,852.27M
Gross Profit 683.91M 1,000.75M 1,181.53M 1,360.05M 1,190.49M
Operating income 136.50M 283.28M 399.94M 566.09M 373.21M
Income before tax 428.29M 381.67M 564.22M 662.45M 622.80M
Net income 403.99M 284.25M 443.38M 546.14M 495.96M
EBITDA 357.21M 508.00M 639.17M 812.37M 623.09M
Diluted EPS 1.78 1.28 2.04 2.53 2.32
Dividends Per Share 0.25 0.26 0.35 0.53 0.63
Total Assets 6,590.62M 6,580.20M 6,624.67M 7,387.74M 7,264.20M
Total liabilities 3,068.02M 2,815.48M 2,376.47M 2,506.20M 2,265.42M
Total equity 3,145.64M 3,353.75M 3,811.46M 4,394.58M 4,544.07M
Operating cash flow 700.75M 705.09M 763.80M 818.53M 577.50M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER6.13
ROA6.91%
ROE11.33%
Operating margin6.37%
Profit margin8.47%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masashi Fujii
  • Director, Head-Finance & Accounting Center: Nobuhisa Ariyoshi
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Masahiro Johno
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Hiroyuki Otsuka
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Masato Inari

Shareholders

  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co., Inc. (7.8%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (3.8%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (3.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.2%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.5%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (2.2%)
  • AGC, Inc. (Japan) (2.1%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (1.7%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.mgc.co.jp
  • Address: Mitsubishi Building, 2-5-2 Marunouchi, Tokyo, 100-8324, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3283.5000

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Competitors

  • Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corporation
  • Celanese Corporation
  • Methanex Corporation
  • OCI NV
Last Updated on 9 Apr, 2020

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