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Process Industries

Nippon Sanso Holdings Corp.

Business Summary

Nippon Sanso Holdings Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of industrial gases and equipment. It operates through the following segments: Gas Business in Japan, Gas Business in the United States, Gas Business in Europe, Gas Business in Asia & Oceania, and Thermos. The Gas Business in Japan segment manufactures and sells industrial gases, electronic equipment, and medical devices in Japan. The Gas Business in the United States segment supplies packaged and bulk gases in the United States. The Gas Business in Europe segment provides industrial gases and deals with helium-related business in 12 European markets namely Germany, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands, Belgium, United Kingdom, Ireland, and France. The Gas Business in Asia & Oceania segment supplies industrial gases to manufacturers in Southeast Asia, China, and India. The Thermos segment offers household goods. It also handles electronic-related businesses in China, Taiwan, and South Korea. The company was founded on October 30, 1910 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit358,572M3,190.91M
Operating income99,368M884.27M
Income before tax88,099M783.98M
Net income64,103M570.45M
Diluted EPS148.121.31
Dividends Per Share340.30
Total Assets1,977.02B16,288.57M
Total liabilities1,315.88B10,841.48M
Total equity628,714M5,179.93M
Operating cash flow148,760M1,323.80M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 646,218M 740,341M 850,239M 818,238M 957,169M
Gross Profit 234,771M 267,009M 327,559M 317,439M 358,572M
Operating income 56,081M 65,064M 85,430M 84,163M 99,368M
Income before tax 55,897M 62,083M 79,133M 72,104M 88,099M
Net income 48,920M 41,292M 53,341M 55,215M 64,103M
EBITDA 99,347M 121,175M 169,228M 170,543M 191,803M
Diluted EPS 113.04 95.41 123.25 127.58 148.12
Dividends Per Share 23 25 28 30 34
Total Assets 931,047M 1,771.01B 1,751.73B 1,836.29B 1,977.02B
Total liabilities 518,971M 1,335.15B 1,311.03B 1,292.39B 1,315.88B
Total equity 386,457M 406,602M 409,344M 513,164M 628,714M
Operating cash flow 83,199M 98,685M 150,084M 149,231M 148,760M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 5,830.58M 6,676.07M 7,820.03M 7,715.04M 8,517.80M
Gross Profit 2,118.25M 2,407.77M 3,012.70M 2,993.08M 3,190.91M
Operating income 505.99M 586.71M 785.73M 793.56M 884.27M
Income before tax 504.33M 559.83M 727.82M 679.85M 783.98M
Net income 441.38M 372.35M 490.60M 520.61M 570.45M
EBITDA 896.37M 1,092.70M 1,556.46M 1,608.02M 1,706.84M
Diluted EPS 1.01 0.86 1.13 1.20 1.31
Dividends Per Share 0.20 0.22 0.25 0.28 0.30
Total Assets 8,754.55M 16,000.49M 16,226.50M 16,618.04M 16,288.57M
Total liabilities 4,879.83M 12,062.66M 12,144.27M 11,695.83M 10,841.48M
Total equity 3,633.82M 3,673.50M 3,791.80M 4,644.01M 5,179.93M
Operating cash flow 750.67M 889.89M 1,380.39M 1,407.07M 1,323.80M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin10.38%
Profit margin6.69%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Toshihiko Hamada
  • Senior Head-Technology & Environment: Takeshi Miki
  • Chief Compliance Officer: Kazuyuki Futamata
  • Auditor: Junzo Tai
  • Manager-Group Accounting: Takashi Yoshida


  • Mitsubishi Chemical Group Corp. (50.5%)
  • Taiyo Nippon Sanso Business Association (3.9%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (2.3%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (1.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.5%)
  • JPMorgan Asset Management (Japan) Ltd. (1.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (0.9%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (0.8%)
  • Invesco Asset Management (Japan) Ltd. (0.7%)
  • Nippon Sanso Holdings Employee Stock Ownership Plan (0.7%)

Contact Details

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