Kurita Water Industries Ltd.


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Mar 19, 2018
Prev close: 3,450
Mar 19, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 116.20M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6370)
Producer Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Full time employees: 5,654

Business summary

Kurita Water Industries Ltd. engages in the provision of water treatment solution products, technology, and maintenance services. It operates through the following business segments: Water Treatment Chemicals and Water Treatment Facilities. The Water Treatment Chemicals segment provides chemicals for the following: boiler water treatment, cooling water treatment, wastewater treatment, and process treatment. It also provides packaged contracts, chemical injection, and dosing equipment. The Water Treatment Facilities segment provides ultrapure water production system, water treatment systems for general industrial use, wastewater treatment, and reclamation systems. The company was founded on July 13, 1949 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 214,187M
Gross profit 68,732M
Operating income 19,452M
Income before tax 20,465M
Net income 14,506M
EBITDA 35,309M
Diluted EPS 125.23
Dividends per share 50
Total assets 299,249M
Total liabilities 70,487M
Total equity 227,623M
Operating cash flow 33,941M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 1,977.94M
Gross profit 634.71M
Operating income 179.63M
Income before tax 188.98M
Net income 133.95M
EBITDA 326.06M
Diluted EPS 1.15
Dividends per share 0.46
Total assets 2,685.53M
Total liabilities 632.56M
Total equity 2,042.74M
Operating cash flow 313.43M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 21.50
ROA 4.85%
ROE 6.36%
Operating margin 9.08%
Profit margin 6.77%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Michiya Kadota
  • Manager-Finance & Accounting, IR Contact: Shinichi Masuda
  • Director, GM-Research & Development Division: Takahito Namura
  • Executive Officer & Senior Manager-Technology: Toshihito Uchida
  • Executive Officer & Head-Maintenance: Toshimi Kobayashi

Share holders

  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(5.1%)
  • Kurita Water Industries Ltd.(3.0%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.7%)
  • Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Ltd.(2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.2%)
  • Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc.(1.8%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(1.7%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.7%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.5%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.3%)


  • Website: http://www.kurita.co.jp
  • Address: Nakano Central Park East, 4-10-1 Nakano, Tokyo, 164-0001, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6743.5000

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