Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.


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Aug 16, 2017
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Aug 16, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 939.38M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(9107)
Marine Shipping
Full time employees: 8,018

Business summary

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. engages in the provision of marine transportation services. It operates through the following segments: Containership, Bulk Shipping, Offshore Energy Exploration and Production (E&P) Support and Heavy Lifter, and Others. The Containership segment offers container and cargo shipping, port, and logistics services. The Bulk Shipping segment includes dry bulk, car carrier, liquefied natural gas tanker, ferry, and coastal businesses. The Offshore Energy E&P Support and Heavy Lifter segment deals with large-scale cargo, energy resource development, and offshore support services. The Others segment consists of ship management, travel agency, and real estate businesses. The company was founded on April 5, 1919 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 1,030.19B
Gross profit 27,649M
Operating income -46,037M
Income before tax -131,226M
Net income -139,478M
Diluted EPS -148.82
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 1,045.20B
Total liabilities 799,722M
Total equity 219,485M
Operating cash flow -43,919M

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Revenue 9,513.48M
Gross profit 255.32M
Operating income -425.13M
Income before tax -1,211.82M
Net income -1,288.03M
Diluted EPS -1.37
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 9,379.96M
Total liabilities 7,176.90M
Total equity 1,969.71M
Operating cash flow -405.57M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER --
ROA -12.91%
ROE -48.52%
Operating margin -4.46%
Profit margin -13.53%

Key executive

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Eizo Murakami
  • Representative Director & Chief Compliance Officer: Tsuyoshi Yamauchi
  • Chief Information Officer: Shuzo Kawano
  • Executive Officer & Deputy Head-Car Carrier: Yasunari Sonobe
  • Executive Officer & Head-Bulk Carrier Business: Kenji Sakamoto

Share holders

  • Effissimo Capital Management Pte Ltd.(38.4%)
  • Kawasaki Heavy Industries Pension Fund(3.6%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.1%)
  • Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.(3.0%)
  • JFE Holdings, Inc.(2.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.5%)
  • Sompo Holdings, Inc.(2.0%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(1.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP(1.8%)


  • Website: http://www.kline.co.jp
  • Address: Iino Building, 2-1-1 Uchisaiwai-cho, Tokyo, 100-8540, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3595.5000

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