Toyobo Co., Ltd.


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Aug 21, 2017
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Aug 21, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 890.48M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(3101)
Process Industries
Chemicals: Specialty
Full time employees: 9,215

Business summary

Toyobo Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture, processing, and sale of specialty and functional products. It operates through the following segments: Films and Functional Polymers, Industrial Materials, Healthcare, Textiles, Real Estate, and Other. The Films and Functional Polymers segment produces and sells packaging and industrial films, adhesives, engineering plastics, and optical functional materials. The Industrial Materials segment covers automobile fiber materials, super fibers, functional filters, and non-woven fabrics. The Healthcare segment includes bio products, pharmaceuticals, medical membranes and equipment, and water treatment membranes. The Textiles segment deals with functional apparels, textiles, and fibers. The Real Estate segment leases and manages properties. The Other segment includes building design and construction, and information processing and logistic services. The company was founded by Eiichi Shibusawa on May 3, 1882 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 329,487M
Gross profit 79,681M
Operating income 23,332M
Income before tax 13,940M
Net income 9,444M
EBITDA 38,480M
Diluted EPS 10.64
Dividends per share 3.5
Total assets 450,790M
Total liabilities 279,881M
Total equity 167,773M
Operating cash flow 26,401M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 3,042.70M
Gross profit 735.82M
Operating income 215.46M
Income before tax 128.73M
Net income 87.21M
EBITDA 355.35M
Diluted EPS 0.09
Dividends per share 0.03
Total assets 4,045.49M
Total liabilities 2,511.72M
Total equity 1,505.63M
Operating cash flow 243.80M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 18.13
ROA 2.10%
ROE 5.81%
Operating margin 7.08%
Profit margin 2.86%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Seiji Narahara
  • Director, Head-Finance & Accounting: Masaru Watanabe
  • Director, Executive Officer & Head-Personnel: Yuji Oita
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Industrial Films: Toshitake Suzuki
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Kazumasa Koyama

Share holders

  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(5.5%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.6%)
  • National Mutual Insurance Fed. of Agricultural Cooperatives(2.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.1%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(1.9%)
  • Toyobo Toyukai Association(1.9%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.8%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(1.6%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(1.6%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Toyobo Building, 2-2-8 Dojima Hama, Osaka, 530-8230, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6348.3111

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