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Sumitomo Forestry Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Sumitomo Forestry Co., Ltd. engages in the forestry business. It operates through the following segments: Timber and Building Materials Business, Housing and Construction Business, Overseas Housing and Real Estate Business, and Others. The Timber and Building Materials Business segment purchases, manufactures, processes, and sells timber and building materials. The Housing and Construction Business segment offers custom-built detached housing, interior products, real estate leasing and brokerage, urban greening, landscaping, and maintenance services. The Overseas Housing and Real Estate Business segment develops condominiums, housing complexes, and commercial complex facilities overseas. The Others segment includes biomass power generation, overseas afforestation, insurance agency, agricultural and horticultural material manufacturing and sales, and civil engineering contracts. The company was founded in 1691 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2020 JPYUSD
Gross Profit255,098.02M2,389.26M
Operating income63,282.50M592.70M
Income before tax66,947.83M627.03M
Net income40,530.56M379.61M
Diluted EPS217.782.03
Dividends Per Share750.70
Total Assets1,091.15B10,568.56M
Total liabilities691,698M6,699.57M
Total equity367,581M3,560.27M
Operating cash flow46,840M438.70M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 1,040.52B 1,113.36B 1,221.99B 1,308.89B 1,119.83B
Gross Profit 183,134M 204,139M 219,315M 232,146M 255,098.02M
Operating income 30,093M 53,990M 53,021M 49,247M 63,282.50M
Income before tax 26,243M 58,523M 58,538M 56,618M 66,947.83M
Net income 9,727M 34,531M 30,135M 29,160M 40,530.56M
EBITDA 44,036M 69,151M 72,196M 69,361M 80,026.46M
Diluted EPS 51.78 183.76 158.81 155.31 217.78
Dividends Per Share 24 35 40 40 75
Total Assets 710,318M 793,617M 899,120M 970,976M 1,091.15B
Total liabilities 445,061M 498,274M 553,480M 617,486M 691,698M
Total equity 243,496M 274,992M 311,766M 318,455M 367,581M
Operating cash flow 45,705M 40,337M 13,732M 40,689M 46,840M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 8,664.94M 10,281.55M 11,025.63M 11,803.02M 10,488.47M
Gross Profit 1,525.04M 1,885.15M 1,978.79M 2,093.39M 2,389.26M
Operating income 250.59M 498.58M 478.38M 444.08M 592.70M
Income before tax 218.53M 540.44M 528.16M 510.55M 627.03M
Net income 81.00M 318.88M 271.89M 262.95M 379.61M
EBITDA 366.70M 638.58M 651.39M 625.46M 749.53M
Diluted EPS 0.43 1.69 1.43 1.40 2.03
Dividends Per Share 0.19 0.32 0.36 0.36 0.70
Total Assets 6,319.83M 7,122.11M 8,454.34M 8,772.42M 10,568.56M
Total liabilities 3,959.79M 4,471.63M 5,204.32M 5,578.76M 6,699.57M
Total equity 2,166.43M 2,467.84M 2,931.50M 2,877.12M 3,560.27M
Operating cash flow 380.60M 372.49M 123.89M 366.91M 438.70M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2020
Operating margin5.65%
Profit margin3.61%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Toshiro Mitsuyoshi
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Real Estate: Shigeru Sasabe
  • Representative Director, EVP & Head-Personnel: Tatsuru Satoh
  • Executive Officer: Kunihiko Takagiri
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Sales Promotion: Yoichi Hosoya


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Keidanren Kaikan, 1-3-2 Otemachi, Tokyo, 100-8270, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3214.2220

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Last Updated on 8 Dec, 2021

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