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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, Functional Chemicals, Specialized Functional Materials, and Others. The Natural Gas Chemicals segment produces and sells methanol, ammonia, amines, methacrylate, polyol, enzyme, functional food materials, and crude oil. The Aromatic Chemicals segment engages in the manufacture and sale of xylene isomers and xylene derivatives. The Functional Chemicals segment deals with the production and sale of industrial inorganic chemicals, electronic chemicals, and engineering plastics. The Specialized Functional 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 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue613,344M5,641.20M
Gross Profit126,729M1,165.58M
Operating income34,261M315.11M
Income before tax34,343M315.86M
Net income21,158M194.59M
EBITDA64,232M590.77M
Diluted EPS100.490.92
Dividends Per Share700.64
Total Assets771,733M7,148.65M
Total liabilities223,586M2,071.10M
Total equity492,522M4,562.28M
Operating cash flow74,234M682.76M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 593,502M 556,480M 635,909M 648,986M 613,344M
Gross Profit 120,175M 127,946M 150,738M 132,020M 126,729M
Operating income 34,018M 43,309M 62,742M 41,387M 34,261M
Income before tax 45,833M 61,099M 73,421M 69,066M 34,343M
Net income 34,134M 48,013M 60,531M 55,000M 21,158M
EBITDA 61,003M 69,215M 90,037M 69,098M 64,232M
Diluted EPS 153.84 221.83 281.38 257.45 100.49
Dividends Per Share 32 38 59 70 70
Total Assets 739,582M 738,188M 785,687M 804,038M 771,733M
Total liabilities 316,447M 264,811M 266,535M 250,749M 223,586M
Total equity 376,945M 424,712M 467,364M 502,961M 492,522M
Operating cash flow 84,671M 82,711M 90,720M 64,042M 74,234M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 4,942.37M 5,138.91M 5,737.57M 5,852.27M 5,641.20M
Gross Profit 1,000.75M 1,181.53M 1,360.05M 1,190.49M 1,165.58M
Operating income 283.28M 399.94M 566.09M 373.21M 315.11M
Income before tax 381.67M 564.22M 662.45M 622.80M 315.86M
Net income 284.25M 443.38M 546.14M 495.96M 194.59M
EBITDA 508.00M 639.17M 812.37M 623.09M 590.77M
Diluted EPS 1.28 2.04 2.53 2.32 0.92
Dividends Per Share 0.26 0.35 0.53 0.63 0.64
Total Assets 6,580.20M 6,624.67M 7,387.74M 7,264.20M 7,148.65M
Total liabilities 2,815.48M 2,376.47M 2,506.20M 2,265.42M 2,071.10M
Total equity 3,353.75M 3,811.46M 4,394.58M 4,544.07M 4,562.28M
Operating cash flow 705.09M 763.80M 818.53M 577.50M 682.76M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER11.70
ROA2.68%
ROE4.25%
Operating margin5.58%
Profit margin3.44%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masashi Fujii
  • Executive Officer, Manager-Finance & Accounting: Tomoyuki Kiura
  • Director & Head-Research: Kenji Kato
  • Managing Executive Officer & Head-Compliance: Naruyuki Nagaoka
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Personnel: Ryozo Yamaguchi

Shareholders

  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co., Inc. (7.8%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (4.1%)
  • 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. (2.8%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • AGC, Inc. (Japan) (2.1%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.0%)

Contact Details

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

Related Companies

  • Kyoudou Kasankasuiso Corp.
  • Taixing Lingsu Specialty Materials Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Shanghai Commerce Ltd.
  • MGC Montney Holdings Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Trading Co., Ltd.
  • MGC Terminal KK
  • Kaiyou Unyu Co., Ltd.
  • A & C KK
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Restricted Stock Compensation Plan
  • MGC Pharma Co., Ltd.
  • Shanghai Ling Yu Trade Co. Ltd.
  • MGC Trading (Thailand) Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Engineering-Plastics (Shanghai) Co.,
  • MGC Pure Chemicals Taiwan, Inc.
  • MGC Pure Chemicals Singapore Pte Ltd.
  • Glorious & KSK (Panama) SA
  • MGC Electrotechno (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
  • MGC Pure Chemicals America, Inc.
  • Tai Hong Circuit Industrial Co., Ltd.
  • Suzhou MGC Suhua Peroxide Co., Ltd.
  • Granopt Co., Ltd.
  • Brunei Methanol Co. Sdn. Bhd.
  • Metanol de Oriente, METOR SA
  • Thai Polyacetal Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Singapore Pte Ltd.
  • MGC Logistics Service Mizushima Co. Ltd.
  • Tokyo Shokai Ltd.
  • Mizushima Kasozai Co. Ltd.
  • Japan Circuit Industrial Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Europe GmbH

Competitors

  • Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd.
  • Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corporation
  • Celanese Corporation
  • Methanex Corporation
  • Ventec International Group Co., Ltd.
Last Updated on 18 Jan, 2021

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