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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 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit31,263M286.83M
Operating income9,833M90.21M
Income before tax10,997M100.89M
Net income8,308M76.22M
Diluted EPS115.061.05
Dividends Per Share280.25
Total Assets163,632M1,441.12M
Total liabilities59,008M519.68M
Total equity102,938M906.58M
Operating cash flow12,404M113.80M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Nov 2017Nov 2018Nov 2019Nov 2020Nov 2021
Revenue 103,498M 110,538M 126,401M 104,915M 106,619M
Gross Profit 26,057M 27,236M 30,790M 29,320M 31,263M
Operating income 8,242M 8,266M 10,388M 8,966M 9,833M
Income before tax 8,050M 8,432M 10,154M 10,057M 10,997M
Net income 5,271M 5,273M 6,521M 7,121M 8,308M
EBITDA 12,117M 12,379M 14,473M 13,146M 13,923M
Diluted EPS 71.50 72.24 89.69 98.57 115.06
Dividends Per Share 22 22 26 27 28
Total Assets 141,243M 141,644M 148,707M 147,172M 163,632M
Total liabilities 52,172M 52,446M 55,360M 51,515M 59,008M
Total equity 88,019M 88,156M 91,910M 93,921M 102,938M
Operating cash flow 9,206M 5,812M 13,694M 11,315M 12,404M
 Nov 2017Nov 2018Nov 2019Nov 2020Nov 2021
Revenue 920.88M 1,000.30M 1,156.99M 978.57M 978.22M
Gross Profit 231.84M 246.46M 281.83M 273.47M 286.83M
Operating income 73.33M 74.80M 95.08M 83.62M 90.21M
Income before tax 71.62M 76.30M 92.94M 93.80M 100.89M
Net income 46.89M 47.71M 59.68M 66.41M 76.22M
EBITDA 107.81M 112.02M 132.47M 122.61M 127.74M
Diluted EPS 0.63 0.65 0.82 0.91 1.05
Dividends Per Share 0.19 0.19 0.23 0.25 0.25
Total Assets 1,262.16M 1,247.41M 1,357.93M 1,411.38M 1,441.12M
Total liabilities 466.21M 461.87M 505.52M 494.03M 519.68M
Total equity 786.55M 776.36M 839.28M 900.70M 906.58M
Operating cash flow 81.91M 52.59M 125.34M 105.53M 113.80M

Valuation Measures

Nov 2021
Operating margin9.22%
Profit margin7.79%

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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