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Nishimoto Co., Ltd. /Chuo-Ku/

Business Summary

Nishimoto Co., Ltd. imports, exports and distributes food products and ingredients. It operates through the following segments: Asian Food Global Business, Agriculture & Seafood Products Trading Business, and Other Businesses. The Asian Food Global Business segment deals with the wholesale of Asian foodstuff particularly Japanese food products. The Agriculture & Seafood Products Trading Business segment supplies frozen fruits and vegetables, fresh food items, raw materials to food manufacturers, merchandisers, and restaurants. The Other Businesses segment includes original character goods and supplement sales as well as mail-order catalog sales. The company was founded in May 1912 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue182,220M1,649.90M
Gross Profit30,829M279.13M
Operating income6,662M60.32M
Income before tax6,440M58.31M
Net income4,634M41.95M
EBITDA7,766M70.31M
Diluted EPS322.852.92
Dividends Per Share950.86
Total Assets83,587M761.85M
Total liabilities31,813M289.96M
Total equity51,770M471.85M
Operating cash flow5,587M50.58M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2019Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue -- 158,254M 158,338M 172,078M 182,220M
Gross Profit -- 27,315M 27,089M 28,826M 30,829M
Operating income -- 8,000M 7,330M 6,325M 6,662M
Income before tax -- 7,245M 5,440M 5,402M 6,440M
Net income -- 4,509M 2,847M 3,067M 4,634M
EBITDA -- 8,627M 8,179M 7,441M 7,766M
Diluted EPS -- 360.91 227.88 236.35 322.85
Dividends Per Share -- -- -- 70 95
Total Assets -- 60,627M 72,721M 84,336M 83,587M
Total liabilities -- 23,494M 33,738M 34,579M 31,813M
Total equity -- 37,131M 38,979M 49,753M 51,770M
Operating cash flow -- 3,667M 3,811M 1,399M 5,587M
 Dec 2019Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue -- 1,307.18M 1,457.20M 1,534.57M 1,649.90M
Gross Profit -- 225.62M 249.30M 257.06M 279.13M
Operating income -- 66.08M 67.45M 56.40M 60.32M
Income before tax -- 59.84M 50.06M 48.17M 58.31M
Net income -- 37.24M 26.20M 27.35M 41.95M
EBITDA -- 71.25M 75.27M 66.35M 70.31M
Diluted EPS -- 2.98 2.09 2.10 2.92
Dividends Per Share -- -- -- 0.62 0.86
Total Assets -- 503.98M 623.49M 748.65M 761.85M
Total liabilities -- 195.30M 289.26M 306.95M 289.96M
Total equity -- 308.66M 334.19M 441.66M 471.85M
Operating cash flow -- 30.28M 35.07M 12.47M 50.58M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
PER13.82
ROA5.51%
ROE9.12%
Operating margin3.65%
Profit margin2.54%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Yoshiro Susaki
  • President, COO & Representative Director: Takayuki Kanai
  • Chief Financial Officer & Director: Atsuhiko Kimura
  • Global Chief Digital Officer: Celso Guiotoko
  • Head-Personnel & Public Relations Group: Masayuki Yamagiwa

Shareholders

  • SUSAKI YOSHIRO (63.7%)
  • Susaki Welfare Foundation (9.0%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (2.8%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. (2.8%)
  • SPARX Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.1%)
  • KANAI TAKAYUKI (0.9%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research (Japan) Ltd. (0.9%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.7%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.7%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.6%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.wismettac.com
  • Address: Onward Park Building, 6/F, 3-10-5 Nihonbashi, Tokyo, 103-0027, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6870.2180

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  • Wismettac Nippon Foods Co. Ltd.
  • Wismettac Foods, Inc.
  • NTC Wismettac Australia Pty Ltd.
  • NTC Wismettac Singapore Pte Ltd.
  • Nishimoto Trading Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc.

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