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Toray Industries, Inc.

  • 925.00 JPY
  • +14.00
  • +1.54%
  • Japan
    May 24, 2018
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Business Summary

Toray Industries, Inc. is an integrated chemical industry group that engages in the manufacture, processing, and sale of various materials for automobiles and aircraft to apparel and information technology-related products. It operates through the following segments: Fibers and Textiles, Plastics and Chemicals, IT-Related Products, Carbon Fiber Composite Materials, Environment & Engineering, Life Science, and Others. The Fibers and Textiles segment involves the production and sale of nylon, polyester, acrylic fiber and textile products, and synthetic suede. The Plastics and Chemicals segment handles the production and sale of nylon and ABS resins, polyester and polypropylene films, and raw materials for synthetic fibers and fine chemicals. The IT-Related Products segment manages the production and sale of films and plastic products for information and telecommunication-related products; electronic circuits and semiconductor-related materials; color filters for liquid crystal displays and related materials; materials for plasma display panels and graphic materials; and IT-related equipment. The Carbon Fiber Composite Materials segment provides the production and sale of carbon fibers and advanced composite materials. The Environment & Engineering segment involves construction and plant engineering services, including the manufacturing of industrial equipment, machinery, and environmental equipment. The Life Science segment deals with the production and sale of pharmaceutical and medical products. The Others segment includes analysis, survey, and research services. The company was founded on January 12, 1926 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit456,841M4,121.90M
Operating income156,464M1,411.71M
Income before tax136,612M1,232.59M
Net income95,915M865.40M
Diluted EPS59.900.54
Dividends Per Share150.13
Total Assets2,592.91B24,380.94M
Total liabilities1,423.72B13,387.17M
Total equity1,092.02B10,268.25M
Operating cash flow129,180M1,165.54M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 1,837.77B 2,010.73B 2,104.43B 2,026.47B 2,204.85B
Gross Profit 347,611M 394,585M 436,403M 424,727M 456,841M
Operating income 105,253M 123,481M 154,480M 146,893M 156,464M
Income before tax 97,760M 114,469M 137,808M 139,012M 136,612M
Net income 59,608M 71,021M 90,132M 99,418M 95,915M
EBITDA 187,532M 212,547M 254,685M 244,446M 261,144M
Diluted EPS 35.70 44.28 56.31 62.10 59.90
Dividends Per Share 10 11 13 14 15
Total Assets 2,119.68B 2,357.92B 2,278.38B 2,396.78B 2,592.91B
Total liabilities 1,175.05B 1,277.16B 1,253.47B 1,296.60B 1,423.72B
Total equity 859,992M 986,875M 946,749M 1,022.47B 1,092.02B
Operating cash flow 161,455M 141,282M 196,142M 173,958M 129,180M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 18,346.31M 18,303.27M 17,524.60M 18,713.79M 19,893.61M
Gross Profit 3,470.15M 3,591.82M 3,634.13M 3,922.21M 4,121.90M
Operating income 1,050.72M 1,124.02M 1,286.42M 1,356.50M 1,411.71M
Income before tax 975.92M 1,041.98M 1,147.59M 1,283.73M 1,232.59M
Net income 595.05M 646.48M 750.57M 918.09M 865.40M
EBITDA 1,872.10M 1,934.76M 2,120.88M 2,257.37M 2,356.20M
Diluted EPS 0.35 0.40 0.46 0.57 0.54
Dividends Per Share 0.09 0.10 0.10 0.12 0.13
Total Assets 20,582.44M 19,661.66M 20,271.23M 21,509.33M 24,380.94M
Total liabilities 11,409.99M 10,649.72M 11,152.42M 11,636.08M 13,387.17M
Total equity 8,350.65M 8,229.10M 8,423.40M 9,175.95M 10,268.25M
Operating cash flow 1,611.78M 1,286.05M 1,633.36M 1,606.44M 1,165.54M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin7.09%
Profit margin4.35%

Key executives

  • President, CEO, COO & Representative Director: Akihiro Nikkaku
  • Managing Director, Head-Finance & Accounting: Toru Fukasawa
  • Director & General Manager-Research: Tetsuya Tsunekawa
  • Senior Managing Director & Senior Vice President: Mitsuo Oya
  • Representative Director, VP & Head-Legal Affairs: Koichi Abe


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower, 1-1, Nihonbashi-Muromachi 2-chome, Tokyo, 103-8666, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3245.5115

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Last Updated on 24 May, 2018

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