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Nippon Express Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Nippon Express Co., Ltd. engages in the provision of logistic services. It operates through the following business segments: Japan, Americas, Europe, East Asia, South Asia & Oceania, Security Transportation, Heavy Haulage & Construction, and Logistics Support. The Japan segment covers businesses related to railway forwarding, motor cargo transportation, information asset management, and travel related business. The Americas segment handles the air freight forwarding, marine and harbor transportation, and warehousing businesses in various cities in the Americas. The Europe segment covers air freight forwarding, marine and harbor transportation, and warehousing businesses in various cities in Europe. The East Asia segment manages air freight forwarding, marine and harbor transportation, and warehousing businesses in various cities in East Asia. The South Asia & Oceania segment includes air freight forwarding, marine and harbor transportation, warehousing, and heavy haulage and construction businesses in various cities in South Asia and Oceania. The Security Transportation segment operates security guard and related businesses. The Heavy Haulage & Construction segment handles the transportation, erection and installation of heavy cargo and pursue related businesses. The Logistics Support segment covers the businesses related to the sale of distribution equipment, wrapping and packing materials, vehicles, petroleum, LP gas and other products; leasing; vehicle maintenance services and insurance sales. The company was founded on October 1, 1937 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue2,080.35B19,133.93M
Gross Profit160,516M1,476.33M
Operating income59,225M544.71M
Income before tax38,392M353.10M
Net income17,409M160.11M
EBITDA120,091M1,104.53M
Diluted EPS185.051.70
Dividends Per Share1551.42
Total Assets1,518.03B14,061.75M
Total liabilities961,526M8,906.72M
Total equity539,465M4,997.12M
Operating cash flow98,206M903.24M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 1,909.10B 1,864.30B 1,995.31B 2,138.50B 2,080.35B
Gross Profit 146,536M 154,277M 170,107M 180,794M 160,516M
Operating income 54,778M 57,432M 70,270M 79,598M 59,225M
Income before tax 59,196M 60,834M 37,155M 77,850M 38,392M
Net income 35,659M 36,454M 6,534M 49,330M 17,409M
EBITDA 108,875M 115,207M 122,433M 133,031M 120,091M
Diluted EPS 356.10 371.30 68.05 515.12 185.05
Dividends Per Share 110 110 120 155 155
Total Assets 1,484.95B 1,521.80B 1,517.06B 1,536.67B 1,518.03B
Total liabilities 946,935M 968,812M 969,562M 976,230M 961,526M
Total equity 522,260M 536,379M 529,876M 543,617M 539,465M
Operating cash flow 78,844M 102,360M 91,865M 72,698M 98,206M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 15,898.04M 17,216.21M 18,003.00M 19,284.07M 19,133.93M
Gross Profit 1,220.27M 1,424.69M 1,534.81M 1,630.32M 1,476.33M
Operating income 456.16M 530.36M 634.02M 717.78M 544.71M
Income before tax 492.95M 561.78M 335.23M 702.01M 353.10M
Net income 296.94M 336.64M 58.95M 444.83M 160.11M
EBITDA 906.65M 1,063.89M 1,104.66M 1,199.61M 1,104.53M
Diluted EPS 2.96 3.42 0.61 4.64 1.70
Dividends Per Share 0.91 1.01 1.08 1.39 1.42
Total Assets 13,211.91M 13,657.00M 14,264.78M 13,883.33M 14,061.75M
Total liabilities 8,425.06M 8,694.35M 9,116.70M 8,819.89M 8,906.72M
Total equity 4,646.64M 4,813.59M 4,982.37M 4,911.38M 4,997.12M
Operating cash flow 656.57M 945.26M 828.86M 655.55M 903.24M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER28.58
ROA1.13%
ROE3.21%
Operating margin2.84%
Profit margin0.83%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Mitsuru Saito
  • Manager-Finance: Hidefumi Otsuki
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Takaaki Ishii
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Susumu Akita
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Tomo Horikiri

Shareholders

  • Asahi Mutual Life Insurance Co. (5.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.9%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund (4.3%)
  • Nittsu Stock Savings Association (3.7%)
  • Sompo Holdings, Inc. (3.7%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.5%)
  • Nippon Express Co., Ltd. (3.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (1.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.nittsu.co.jp
  • Address: 1-9-3 Higashi-Shinbashi, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 105-8322, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6251.1111

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Competitors

  • DSV Panalpina A/S
  • Dimerco Express Corporation
  • ID Logistics Group
Last Updated on 21 Oct, 2020

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