ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronCrossEye IconFacebook IconIcon FacebookGoogle Plus IconLayer 1InstagramCreated with Sketch.Linkedin IconIcon LinkedinShapeCreated with Sketch.Icon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailMenu BurgerIcon Opinion QuotePositive ArrowIcon PrintRSS IconIcon SearchSite TitleTitle ChevronTwitter IconIcon TwitterYoutube Icon

Nippon Yusen KK

  • 2,032.00 JPY
  • -27.00
  • -1.31%
  • Japan
    Aug 17, 2018
  • Ticker
  • Prev. close
  • Market cap (JPY)
  • Market cap (USD)
  • Shares

Business Summary

Nippon Yusen KK operates as a global logistics enterprise offering ocean, land, and air transport services. It operates in six business sectors: Liner Trade, Bulk Shipping, Logistics, Air Cargo Transport, Real Estate, and Others. The company was founded on September 29, 1885 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit230,800M2,082.42M
Operating income27,826M251.06M
Income before tax42,046M379.36M
Net income20,167M181.95M
Diluted EPS119.571.07
Dividends Per Share300.27
Total Assets2,071.97B19,482.57M
Total liabilities1,483.71B13,951.22M
Total equity551,887M5,189.34M
Operating cash flow89,090M803.82M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 2,237.23B 2,401.82B 2,272.31B 1,923.88B 2,183.20B
Gross Profit 246,196M 274,613M 262,768M 187,158M 230,800M
Operating income 44,995M 66,192M 48,964M -18,078M 27,826M
Income before tax 53,106M 86,156M 63,748M -241,470M 42,046M
Net income 33,049M 47,591M 18,238M -265,744M 20,167M
EBITDA 152,339M 169,114M 154,263M 76,152M 117,808M
Diluted EPS 194.80 280.50 107.50 -1,572.30 119.57
Dividends Per Share 50 70 60 0 30
Total Assets 2,551.23B 2,569.82B 2,244.77B 2,044.18B 2,071.97B
Total liabilities 1,777.33B 1,688.90B 1,400.50B 1,452.24B 1,483.71B
Total equity 720,271M 810,312M 773,678M 522,472M 551,887M
Operating cash flow 136,522M 136,448M 142,857M 27,924M 89,090M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 22,334.08M 21,863.25M 18,922.66M 17,766.41M 19,698.21M
Gross Profit 2,457.74M 2,499.74M 2,188.19M 1,728.34M 2,082.42M
Operating income 449.17M 602.53M 407.74M -166.94M 251.06M
Income before tax 530.15M 784.25M 530.86M -2,229.89M 379.36M
Net income 329.92M 433.21M 151.87M -2,454.05M 181.95M
EBITDA 1,520.78M 1,539.40M 1,284.62M 703.23M 1,062.93M
Diluted EPS 1.94 2.55 0.89 -14.51 1.07
Dividends Per Share 0.49 0.63 0.49 0 0.27
Total Assets 24,772.88M 21,428.62M 19,972.16M 18,344.99M 19,482.57M
Total liabilities 17,258.21M 14,083.00M 12,460.54M 13,032.78M 13,951.22M
Total equity 6,993.94M 6,756.82M 6,883.56M 4,688.79M 5,189.34M
Operating cash flow 1,362.88M 1,242.05M 1,189.63M 257.86M 803.82M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin1.27%
Profit margin0.92%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Tadaaki Naito
  • Chief Financial Officer & Director: Eiichi Takahashi
  • Director & Chief Information Officer: Hidetoshi Maruyama
  • Director & Chief Compliance Officer: Yoshiyuki Yoshida
  • Auditor: Hiroshi Hiramatsu


  • Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.9%)
  • Office Support KK (4.4%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.5%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.8%)
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (2.0%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.9%)
  • Reno KK (1.7%)
  • Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc. (1.7%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Yusen Building, 2-3-2, Marunouchi, Tokyo, 100-0005, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3284.5151

Related Companies

  • LCL Caribbean Corp.
  • Nippon Bauer YK
  • NYK Terminals (Oakland), Inc.
  • NYK Logistics, Inc.
  • Rosewood Shipping Pte Ltd.
  • Nippon Yusen Board Incentive Plan
  • Saga Shipholding (IOM) Ltd.
  • NYK Car Carrier (China) Co. Ltd.
  • NYK Shipmanagement Japan Co. Ltd.
  • NYK Line Holdings (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd.
  • NYK Terminals (Taiwan), Inc.
  • NYK Group Oceania Pty Ltd.
  • NYK Line (Macau) Ltd.
  • Mighty Raiser Shipping SA
  • Merit Raiser Shipping SA
  • Pacific Queen Maritime SA
  • Multimar Paraguay SA
  • NYK Bulkship (China) Ltd.
  • NYK Line (New Zealand) Ltd.
  • Global Prince Shipping SA
  • Tulip Transporte SA
  • Twinkle Navigation SA
  • Crux Maritime SA
  • Totoir Shipping SA
  • NYK Line Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd.
  • NYK RORO (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • Discover Ship Navigation SA
  • NYK Line (Australia) Pty Ltd.
  • NYK Line (Bangladesh) Ltd.
  • NYKANJI Car Transportation Co. Ltd.


  • Mitsui O.S.K.Lines,Ltd.
  • Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.
  • A.P. Moller - Maersk A/S Class B
  • Teekay Corporation
  • Evergreen Marine Corp. (Taiwan) Ltd.
  • Orient Overseas (International) Limited
  • Hapag-Lloyd AG
  • Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics ASA
  • Hyundai Merchant Marine Co., Ltd
  • MISC Bhd
  • Golar LNG Limited
  • Qatar Gas Transport Co.
  • China Merchants Port Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • COSCO SHIPPING Development Co., Ltd. Class H
  • Wan Hai Lines Ltd.
  • CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd
  • COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited
  • DP World
  • GasLog Ltd.
  • Cathay Pacific Airways Limited
  • Siem Industries Inc
  • FedEx Corporation
  • Singapore Airlines Ltd.
  • Korean Air Lines Co., Ltd
  • Deutsche Lufthansa AG
  • Hyundai Motor Company
  • KIA Motors Corporation
  • Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
  • United Arab Shipping
Last Updated on 17 Aug, 2018

You have {{numberReadArticles}} FREE ARTICLE{{numberReadArticles-plural}} left this month

Subscribe to get unlimited access to all articles.

Get unlimited access
NAR site on phone, device, tablet

You have {{numberReadArticles}} FREE ARTICLE{{numberReadArticles-plural}} left this month

Subscribe to get unlimited access to all articles.

3 months for $9

Get unlimited access
NAR site on phone, device, tablet

Your trial period has expired

You need a subscription to...

  • Read all stories with unlimited access
  • Use our mobile and tablet apps
See all offers and subscribe

Your full access to the Nikkei Asian Review has expired

You need a subscription to:

  • Read all stories with unlimited access
  • Use our mobile and tablet apps
See all offers
NAR on print phone, device, and tablet media