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Process Industries

Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture of high performance plastics for medical, automotive, and information technology industries; and residential housing construction. It operates through the following segments: Housing, Urban Infrastructure & Environmental Products, High Performance Plastics, and Others. The Housing segment manufactures, builds, sells, and refurbishes unit housing. The Urban Infrastructure & Environmental Products segment handles the manufacture, sale and construction work related to polyvinyl chloride and polyethylene pipes and joints, pipe and drain renewal materials and construction methods, reinforced plastic pipes, and construction materials. The High Performance Plastics segment produces and merchandises interlayer films for laminated glass, polyolefin foams, tapes, liquid crystal display fine particles, photosensitive materials, and diagnostic drugs. The Others segment includes agricultural, industrial and construction materials; and provision of other services. The company was founded on March 3, 1947 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Gross Profit348,582M3,206.06M
Operating income87,770M807.26M
Income before tax83,581M768.73M
Net income58,932M542.02M
Diluted EPS128.221.17
Dividends Per Share460.42
Total Assets1,102.35B10,211.21M
Total liabilities468,073M4,335.81M
Total equity609,374M5,644.70M
Operating cash flow92,647M852.11M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 1,096.31B 1,065.77B 1,107.42B 1,142.71B 1,129.25B
Gross Profit 336,146M 343,326M 351,131M 355,585M 348,582M
Operating income 89,823M 96,478M 99,233M 95,688M 87,770M
Income before tax 77,950M 82,851M 94,342M 93,908M 83,581M
Net income 56,653M 60,851M 63,460M 66,094M 58,932M
EBITDA 126,714M 133,439M 137,665M 137,325M 133,232M
Diluted EPS 114.87 125.95 133.57 141.64 128.22
Dividends Per Share 30 35 40 44 46
Total Assets 936,043M 943,640M 994,137M 1,023.70B 1,102.35B
Total liabilities 391,887M 373,087M 381,657M 390,956M 468,073M
Total equity 523,570M 549,762M 588,037M 607,281M 609,374M
Operating cash flow 71,389M 108,229M 82,272M 85,213M 92,647M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 9,129.56M 9,842.09M 9,991.92M 10,304.49M 10,386.25M
Gross Profit 2,799.25M 3,170.50M 3,168.12M 3,206.51M 3,206.06M
Operating income 747.99M 890.94M 895.34M 862.87M 807.26M
Income before tax 649.12M 765.10M 851.21M 846.82M 768.73M
Net income 471.77M 561.93M 572.57M 596.00M 542.02M
EBITDA 1,055.20M 1,232.26M 1,242.10M 1,238.33M 1,225.39M
Diluted EPS 0.95 1.16 1.20 1.27 1.17
Dividends Per Share 0.24 0.32 0.36 0.39 0.42
Total Assets 8,328.15M 8,468.45M 9,347.78M 9,248.82M 10,211.21M
Total liabilities 3,486.69M 3,348.17M 3,588.68M 3,532.15M 4,335.81M
Total equity 4,658.30M 4,933.69M 5,529.26M 5,486.57M 5,644.70M
Operating cash flow 594.49M 999.45M 742.30M 768.41M 852.11M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
Operating margin7.77%
Profit margin5.21%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Keita Kato
  • Manager-Business Administration: Tatsuya Nishida
  • Managing Executive Officer & Technology Manager: Toshitaka Fukunaga
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-Administration: Futoshi Kamiwaki
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Toshiyuki Kamiyoshi


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  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.8%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • Sekisui Chemical Group Employee Stock Owmership Plan (2.0%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.8%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.8%)
  • Sekisui House, Ltd. (1.6%)
  • Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (1.6%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Dojima Kanden Building, 2-4-4 Nishitenma, Osaka, 530-8565, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6365.4122

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