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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 Others. The Petrochemical segment offers olefins and polymers. The Chlor-alkali segment 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 Others 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 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue786,083M7,229.96M
Gross Profit198,605M1,826.65M
Operating income81,659M751.05M
Income before tax83,649M769.35M
Net income55,550M510.91M
EBITDA116,581M1,072.24M
Diluted EPS170.871.57
Dividends Per Share560.51
Total Assets886,591M8,212.59M
Total liabilities276,929M2,565.22M
Total equity567,817M5,259.75M
Operating cash flow99,923M919.03M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 753,736M 743,028M 822,857M 861,456M 786,083M
Gross Profit 169,074M 213,322M 238,928M 219,565M 198,605M
Operating income 69,444M 111,217M 130,582M 105,740M 81,659M
Income before tax 61,928M 110,533M 130,349M 113,306M 83,649M
Net income 39,675M 75,664M 88,795M 78,134M 55,550M
EBITDA 104,213M 141,633M 163,307M 140,309M 116,581M
Diluted EPS 125.02 232.82 273.19 240.37 170.87
Dividends Per Share 28 48 56 56 56
Total Assets 734,770M 782,623M 845,748M 878,194M 886,591M
Total liabilities 361,046M 334,284M 317,678M 298,689M 276,929M
Total equity 340,463M 413,480M 491,106M 541,134M 567,817M
Operating cash flow 99,884M 115,715M 115,429M 77,511M 99,923M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 6,276.72M 6,861.62M 7,424.33M 7,768.23M 7,229.96M
Gross Profit 1,407.96M 1,969.95M 2,155.75M 1,979.94M 1,826.65M
Operating income 578.29M 1,027.05M 1,178.19M 953.51M 751.05M
Income before tax 515.70M 1,020.73M 1,176.09M 1,021.74M 769.35M
Net income 330.39M 698.73M 801.16M 704.57M 510.91M
EBITDA 867.83M 1,307.93M 1,473.45M 1,265.24M 1,072.24M
Diluted EPS 1.04 2.15 2.46 2.16 1.57
Dividends Per Share 0.23 0.44 0.50 0.50 0.51
Total Assets 6,537.39M 7,023.44M 7,952.49M 7,934.17M 8,212.59M
Total liabilities 3,212.29M 2,999.94M 2,987.09M 2,698.55M 2,565.22M
Total equity 3,029.16M 3,710.67M 4,617.82M 4,888.95M 5,259.75M
Operating cash flow 831.78M 1,068.59M 1,041.47M 698.96M 919.03M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER7.19
ROA6.29%
ROE10.01%
Operating margin10.38%
Profit margin7.06%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Toshinori Yamamoto
  • Director, Head-Finance & Public Relations: Toru Adachi
  • Director & Manager-Research Planning: Masayuki Yamada
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Technology Center: Kenichi Kai
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Legal Affairs: Hiroyuki Yoshimura

Shareholders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.2%)
  • AllianceBernstein LP (3.8%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. (3.3%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Tosoh Corp. (2.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.0%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (2.0%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (2.0%)

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

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  • Tosoh Asia Pte Ltd.
  • Tosoh Bioscience LLC
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  • 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.

Competitors

  • Huntsman Corporation
  • PQ Group Holdings, Inc.
  • Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A
  • Luoyang JALON Micro-nano New Materials Co., Ltd. Class A
  • Trinity Biotech Plc Sponsored ADR Class A
Last Updated on 29 Sep, 2020

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