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Nishimoto Co., Ltd. /Chuo-Ku/

Business Summary

Nishimoto Co., Ltd. engages in the sale of Asian food, fruits, vegetables, and related processed products. It operates through the following segments: Asian Food Global Business, Agriculture and Seafood Products Trading Business, and Other. The Asian Food Global Business segment deals with the wholesale of Asian food and ingredients centered on Japanese food. The Agriculture and Seafood Products Trading Business segment supplies fresh and frozen fruits and vegetables, seafood, and food ingredients to food manufacturers and restaurants. The Other segment offers overseas branded food. The company was founded in May 1912 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit39,258M357.30M
Operating income7,300M66.44M
Income before tax7,343M66.83M
Net income5,028M45.76M
Diluted EPS349.873.18
Dividends Per Share1050.95
Total Assets141,769M1,231.11M
Total liabilities81,903M711.24M
Total equity59,440M516.17M
Operating cash flow2,172M19.76M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021
Revenue 172,078M 182,220M 182,603M 168,449M 213,248M
Gross Profit 28,826M 30,829M 30,901M 27,931M 39,258M
Operating income 6,325M 6,646M 4,352M 1,990M 7,300M
Income before tax 5,402M 6,424M 3,753M 2,231M 7,343M
Net income 3,067M 4,624M 2,493M 1,016M 5,028M
EBITDA 7,441M 7,750M 5,633M 3,739M 9,485M
Diluted EPS 236.35 322.16 173.69 70.78 349.87
Dividends Per Share 70 95 95 20 105
Total Assets 84,336M 83,719M 96,587M 113,606M 141,769M
Total liabilities 34,579M 32,193M 44,247M 62,759M 81,903M
Total equity 49,753M 51,521M 52,337M 50,455M 59,440M
Operating cash flow 1,399M 5,587M 843M 10,490M 2,172M
 Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021
Revenue 1,534.57M 1,649.90M 1,675.09M 1,577.70M 1,940.85M
Gross Profit 257.06M 279.13M 283.46M 261.60M 357.30M
Operating income 56.40M 60.17M 39.92M 18.63M 66.44M
Income before tax 48.17M 58.16M 34.42M 20.89M 66.83M
Net income 27.35M 41.86M 22.86M 9.51M 45.76M
EBITDA 66.35M 70.17M 51.67M 35.01M 86.32M
Diluted EPS 2.10 2.91 1.59 0.66 3.18
Dividends Per Share 0.62 0.86 0.87 0.18 0.95
Total Assets 748.65M 763.05M 888.76M 1,100.35M 1,231.11M
Total liabilities 306.95M 293.42M 407.14M 607.86M 711.24M
Total equity 441.66M 469.58M 481.59M 488.69M 516.17M
Operating cash flow 12.47M 50.58M 7.73M 98.24M 19.76M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2021
Operating margin3.42%
Profit margin2.35%

Key executives

  • Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer: Yoshiro Susaki
  • Chief Financial Officer & Director: Yuji Sasa
  • Executive Officer & Head-Personnel: Ryusuke Baba
  • Director & Global Chief Digital Officer: Celso Guiotoko


  • Susaki Welfare Foundation (9.0%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLC (3.9%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (2.8%)
  • SPARX Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.5%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.0%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research (Japan) Ltd. (0.9%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.5%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.4%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.4%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Nihonbashi Muromachi Mitsui Tower, 3-2-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Tokyo, 103-0022, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6870.2015

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