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Process Industries

Tosoh Corp.

Business Summary

Tosoh Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of basic chemicals, petrochemicals, fine chemicals, and specialty products. It operates through the following segments: Petrochemicals, Chlor-alkali, Specialty, Engineering, and Other. The Petrochemical segment offers olefins and polymers. The Chlor-alkali provides caustic soda, vinyl chloride monomer, polyvinyl chloride, high-performance polyurethane, organic chemicals, urethane raw materials, and cement. The Specialty segment handles inorganic or organic fine product, measurement and diagnostic products, electronic materials that include quartz glass and sputtering target. The Engineering segment deals with water treatment equipment and construction. The Other segment manages transportation and warehousing, inspection and analysis, and information processing businesses. The company was founded on February 11, 1935 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue861,456M7,768.23M
Gross Profit219,565M1,979.94M
Operating income105,740M953.51M
Income before tax113,306M1,021.74M
Net income78,134M704.57M
EBITDA140,309M1,265.24M
Diluted EPS240.372.16
Dividends Per Share560.50
Total Assets878,194M7,934.17M
Total liabilities298,689M2,698.55M
Total equity541,134M4,888.95M
Operating cash flow77,511M698.96M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 809,683M 753,736M 743,028M 822,857M 861,456M
Gross Profit 149,027M 169,074M 213,322M 238,928M 219,565M
Operating income 51,397M 69,444M 111,217M 130,582M 105,740M
Income before tax 58,998M 61,928M 110,533M 130,349M 113,306M
Net income 62,297M 39,675M 75,664M 88,795M 78,134M
EBITDA 87,109M 104,213M 141,633M 163,307M 140,309M
Diluted EPS 207.54 125.02 232.82 273.19 240.37
Dividends Per Share 20 28 48 56 56
Total Assets 764,205M 734,770M 782,623M 845,748M 878,194M
Total liabilities 443,422M 361,046M 334,284M 317,678M 298,689M
Total equity 289,270M 340,463M 413,480M 491,106M 541,134M
Operating cash flow 54,106M 99,884M 115,715M 115,429M 77,511M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 7,370.37M 6,276.72M 6,861.62M 7,424.33M 7,768.23M
Gross Profit 1,356.56M 1,407.96M 1,969.95M 2,155.75M 1,979.94M
Operating income 467.85M 578.29M 1,027.05M 1,178.19M 953.51M
Income before tax 537.04M 515.70M 1,020.73M 1,176.09M 1,021.74M
Net income 567.07M 330.39M 698.73M 801.16M 704.57M
EBITDA 792.93M 867.83M 1,307.93M 1,473.45M 1,265.24M
Diluted EPS 1.88 1.04 2.15 2.46 2.16
Dividends Per Share 0.18 0.23 0.44 0.50 0.50
Total Assets 6,372.35M 6,537.39M 7,023.44M 7,952.49M 7,934.17M
Total liabilities 3,697.49M 3,212.29M 2,999.94M 2,987.09M 2,698.55M
Total equity 2,412.09M 3,029.16M 3,710.67M 4,617.82M 4,888.95M
Operating cash flow 492.51M 831.78M 1,068.59M 1,041.47M 698.96M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER7.15
ROA9.06%
ROE15.13%
Operating margin12.27%
Profit margin9.06%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Toshinori Yamamoto
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Finance: Satoru Yonezawa
  • Director & Manager-Engineering Sector: Keiichiro Nishizawa
  • Vice President: Ryo Kobayashi
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Personnel: Yoshiyuki Uchiyama

Shareholders

  • AllianceBernstein LP (5.0%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.4%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.8%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. (3.3%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.0%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (2.0%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (1.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.tosoh.co.jp
  • Address: Shiba-Koen First Building, 3-8-2 Shiba, Tokyo, 105-8623, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5427.5103

Related Companies

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  • Tosoh Bioscience AG
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  • Tosoh Specialty Chemicals USA, Inc.
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  • Tosoh Asia Pte Ltd.
  • Lilac Medicare (P) Ltd.
  • Yorin Corp.
  • Tosoh Silica Corp.
  • Tosoh Bioscience NV
  • Tosoh SMD Taiwan Ltd.
  • Tosoh Belgium NV
  • Tosoh Polyvin Corp.
  • Tosoh USA, Inc.
  • Tosoh Business Association
  • Tosoh Europe BV
  • Tohoku Denki Tekko Co. Ltd.
  • Tosoh SMD Korea Ltd.
  • Tosoh Sogo Service Co. Ltd.
  • Asia Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Minamikyusyu Chemical Industries Co. Ltd.
  • Tosoh Zeorum KK
  • Kasumi Engineering KK
  • Tosoh Logistics Corp.
  • Yamaguchi Koun Corp.
  • Tosoh Hyuga Corp.

Competitors

  • Huntsman Corporation
  • PQ Group Holdings, Inc.
  • Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
  • Imerys SA
  • Covestro AG
  • AK Holdings, Inc.
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A
  • Trinity Biotech Plc Sponsored ADR Class A
Last Updated on 12 Nov, 2019

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