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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.

Business Summary

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. engages in the provision of marine transport services. It operates through the following segments: Dry Bulk, Energy Transport, Product Transport, Associated Businesses and Others. The Dry Bulk segment includes dry bulkers, oil tankers, LNG carriers, and car carriers. The Energy Transport segment covers the tankers, steaming coal carriers, LNG carriers and offshore business. The Product Transport segment comprises of containerships, ferries and coastal RoRo ships. The Associated Businesses segment includes real estate, cruise ship, tug boats and trading. The Others segment handles the ship maneuvering, management, shipping, finance and shipbuilding. The company was founded on December 28, 1942 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit151,905M1,351.79M
Operating income55,006M489.49M
Income before tax732,993M6,522.87M
Net income708,819M6,307.75M
Diluted EPS1,960.9717.45
Dividends Per Share399.993.55
Total Assets2,686.70B22,135.53M
Total liabilities1,351.83B11,137.64M
Total equity1,275.35B10,507.53M
Operating cash flow307,637M2,737.64M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 1,652.39B 1,234.07B 1,155.40B 991,426M 1,269.31B
Gross Profit 138,657M 139,162M 119,633M 80,371M 151,905M
Operating income 22,585M 37,606M 23,755M -13,490M 55,006M
Income before tax -28,709M 46,778M 47,130M 100,313M 732,993M
Net income -47,379M 26,875M 32,624M 90,052M 708,819M
EBITDA 109,396M 127,886M 111,692M 72,308M 141,630M
Diluted EPS -132.05 72.36 87.84 250.21 1,960.97
Dividends Per Share 6.66 15 21.66 50 399.99
Total Assets 2,225.09B 2,134.47B 2,098.71B 2,095.55B 2,686.70B
Total liabilities 1,597.04B 1,482.86B 1,457.47B 1,396.40B 1,351.83B
Total equity 513,268M 526,868M 514,982M 579,130M 1,275.35B
Operating cash flow 98,380M 55,248M 100,723M 98,898M 307,637M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 14,908.93M 11,128.37M 10,626.77M 9,348.01M 11,295.53M
Gross Profit 1,251.05M 1,254.90M 1,100.31M 757.80M 1,351.79M
Operating income 203.77M 339.11M 218.48M -127.19M 489.49M
Income before tax -259.03M 421.82M 433.47M 945.83M 6,522.87M
Net income -427.48M 242.34M 300.05M 849.08M 6,307.75M
EBITDA 987.03M 1,153.22M 1,027.28M 681.78M 1,260.35M
Diluted EPS -1.19 0.65 0.80 2.35 17.45
Dividends Per Share 0.06 0.13 0.19 0.47 3.55
Total Assets 20,922.38M 19,284.24M 19,440.66M 18,964.33M 22,135.53M
Total liabilities 15,016.89M 13,397.17M 13,500.79M 12,637.14M 11,137.64M
Total equity 4,826.21M 4,760.06M 4,770.33M 5,240.99M 10,507.53M
Operating cash flow 887.64M 498.20M 926.39M 932.49M 2,737.64M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin4.33%
Profit margin55.84%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Takeshi Hashimoto
  • Chief Technical Officer: Yoshikazu Kawagoe
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Toshiaki Tanaka
  • Executive Officer & Head-Human Resources: Junko Moro
  • Director: Akihiko Ono


  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (4.3%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.1%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.4%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.7%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.9%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.5%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Shosen Mitsui Building, 2-1-1 Toranomon, Tokyo, 105-8688, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3587.7026

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Last Updated on 23 Mar, 2023

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