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Process Industries

The Japan Wool Textile Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

The Japan Wool Textile Co., Ltd., engages in the development, manufacture and wholesale of textile and clothing materials. It operates through the following segments: Textile and Clothing Materials, Industrial Machinery and Materials, Human and Future Development, and Consumer Goods and Services. The Textile and Clothing Materials segment sells high-functional materials for men's and women's clothing. The Industrial Machinery and Materials segment offers wools, synthetic fibers, threads, strings, felts, and non-woven textiles. The Human and Future Development segment develops, rents out, and operates commercial facilities. It also develops real estate properties. The Consumer Goods and Services segment provides blankets, beddings, and hand-knitted yarns. It also manufactures and sells stamps and stamp inks. The company was founded on December 3, 1896 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Nov 2020 JPYUSD
Gross Profit29,320M273.47M
Operating income8,966M83.62M
Income before tax10,057M93.80M
Net income7,121M66.41M
Diluted EPS98.570.91
Dividends Per Share270.25
Total Assets147,172M1,411.38M
Total liabilities51,515M494.03M
Total equity93,921M900.70M
Operating cash flow11,315M105.53M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Nov 2016Nov 2017Nov 2018Nov 2019Nov 2020
Revenue 100,982M 103,498M 110,538M 126,401M 104,915M
Gross Profit 24,292M 26,057M 27,236M 30,790M 29,320M
Operating income 7,473M 8,242M 8,266M 10,388M 8,966M
Income before tax 7,590M 8,050M 8,432M 10,154M 10,057M
Net income 5,003M 5,271M 5,273M 6,521M 7,121M
EBITDA 11,098M 12,117M 12,379M 14,473M 13,146M
Diluted EPS 67.87 71.50 72.24 89.69 98.57
Dividends Per Share 22 22 22 26 27
Total Assets 133,563M 141,243M 141,644M 148,707M 147,172M
Total liabilities 51,405M 52,172M 52,446M 55,360M 51,515M
Total equity 81,206M 88,019M 88,156M 91,910M 93,921M
Operating cash flow 9,514M 9,206M 5,812M 13,694M 11,315M
 Nov 2016Nov 2017Nov 2018Nov 2019Nov 2020
Revenue 925.07M 920.88M 1,000.30M 1,156.99M 978.57M
Gross Profit 222.53M 231.84M 246.46M 281.83M 273.47M
Operating income 68.45M 73.33M 74.80M 95.08M 83.62M
Income before tax 69.53M 71.62M 76.30M 92.94M 93.80M
Net income 45.83M 46.89M 47.71M 59.68M 66.41M
EBITDA 101.66M 107.81M 112.02M 132.47M 122.61M
Diluted EPS 0.62 0.63 0.65 0.82 0.91
Dividends Per Share 0.20 0.19 0.19 0.23 0.25
Total Assets 1,172.17M 1,262.16M 1,247.41M 1,357.93M 1,411.38M
Total liabilities 451.13M 466.21M 461.87M 505.52M 494.03M
Total equity 712.67M 786.55M 776.36M 839.28M 900.70M
Operating cash flow 87.15M 81.91M 52.59M 125.34M 105.53M

Valuation Measures

Nov 2020
Operating margin8.54%
Profit margin6.78%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Kazuya Tomita
  • Executive Officer, Head-Finance & Accounting: Koji Fujiwara
  • Managing Executive Officer: Takehiro Okamoto
  • Executive Officer: Kazuhiro Ohashi
  • Executive Officer & Head-Human Resources Strategy: Yasushi Kurusu


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 3-3-10 Kawaramachi, Chuo-Ku, Osaka, 541-0048, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6205.6601

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