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Producer Manufacturing

Unipres Corp.

Business Summary

Unipres Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of automotive parts. Its operations are carried out through the following geographical segments: Japan, America, Europe, and Asia. It operates through the following divisions: Car Body Products, Transmission Products, Plastic Products, and Others. The Car Body Products division handles the manufacture and sale of upper and lower car body parts, bumper guards, steering system, and fuel tank. The Transmission Products division produces torque converters, clutch packs, and carrier packs. The Plastic Products division supplies car body parts, interior parts, and exterior parts. The Others division includes factory construction, insurance agency, and transportation businesses. The company was founded on March 1, 1945 and is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue327,794M2,955.90M
Gross Profit46,380M418.23M
Operating income20,126M181.48M
Income before tax20,764M187.24M
Net income12,873M116.08M
EBITDA38,305M345.41M
Diluted EPS268.482.42
Dividends Per Share550.49
Total Assets257,047M2,322.32M
Total liabilities95,531M863.08M
Total equity150,505M1,359.75M
Operating cash flow36,496M329.10M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 308,739M 325,423M 321,168M 330,890M 327,794M
Gross Profit 39,211M 48,577M 49,265M 52,679M 46,380M
Operating income 17,796M 22,033M 23,026M 26,048M 20,126M
Income before tax 18,023M 18,779M 22,560M 24,971M 20,764M
Net income 7,207M 9,750M 14,379M 15,949M 12,873M
EBITDA 36,544M 39,875M 41,452M 44,555M 38,305M
Diluted EPS 169.67 216.67 314.96 332.79 268.48
Dividends Per Share 25 35 45 55 55
Total Assets 238,356M 233,274M 243,780M 253,031M 257,047M
Total liabilities 116,981M 104,021M 108,456M 98,349M 95,531M
Total equity 113,465M 120,542M 126,587M 144,322M 150,505M
Operating cash flow 25,702M 29,107M 33,429M 33,174M 36,496M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 2,810.38M 2,709.95M 2,965.88M 2,985.49M 2,955.90M
Gross Profit 356.92M 404.52M 454.94M 475.30M 418.23M
Operating income 161.99M 183.47M 212.63M 235.02M 181.48M
Income before tax 164.05M 156.38M 208.33M 225.30M 187.24M
Net income 65.60M 81.19M 132.78M 143.90M 116.08M
EBITDA 332.65M 332.05M 382.79M 402.00M 345.41M
Diluted EPS 1.54 1.80 2.90 3.00 2.42
Dividends Per Share 0.22 0.29 0.41 0.49 0.49
Total Assets 1,987.54M 2,075.48M 2,187.74M 2,379.22M 2,322.32M
Total liabilities 975.45M 925.49M 973.31M 924.76M 863.08M
Total equity 946.13M 1,072.48M 1,136.02M 1,357.04M 1,359.75M
Operating cash flow 233.95M 242.38M 308.70M 299.31M 329.10M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER6.43
ROA5.04%
ROE8.73%
Operating margin6.13%
Profit margin3.92%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masanobu Yoshizawa
  • Head-Personnel & Information Systems: Yoshio Ito
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Shigeru Asahi
  • Director, EVP & Head-US area: Atsushi Shizuta
  • Senior Vice President: Yutaka Eguchi

Shareholders

  • NIPPON STEEL CORP. (16.3%)
  • Marubeni-Itochu Steel, Inc. (6.7%)
  • Orbis Investment Management Ltd. (6.6%)
  • Unipres Corp. (6.2%)
  • Schroder Investment Management Ltd. (4.3%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.8%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.6%)
  • Wellington Management Co. LLP (1.4%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.unipres.co.jp
  • Address: Sun Hamada Building, 5/F, 1-19-20 Shin-Yokohama, Yokohama, 222-0033, Japan
  • Phone: +81.45.470.8250

Related Companies

  • Unipres Russia LLC
  • Unipres (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • UM Corp. SAS
  • Unipres Zhengzhou Corp.
  • Unipres Alabama, Inc.
  • Unipres U.S.A, Inc
  • Unipres (China) Corp.
  • PT Unipres Indonesia
  • Unipres India Pvt Ltd.
  • Unipres Precision Guangzhou Corp.
  • Unipres Guangzhou Corp.
  • Unipres R & D Co. Ltd.
  • Cosmo Techno Corp.
  • Unipres Europe SAS
  • Unipres North America, Inc.
  • Unipres Kyushu Corp.
  • Unipres Mexicana SA de CV
  • Unipres Service Corp
  • Unipress Logistics Co. Ltd.
  • Unipres (UK) Ltd.
  • Cosmo Techno
  • Unipress Mold KK
  • Unipres Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Competitors

  • MARTINREA International Inc.
Last Updated on 9 Dec, 2019

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