Tokai Carbon Co., Ltd.


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Sep 22, 2017
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Sep 22, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 224.94M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(5301)
Producer Manufacturing
Electrical Products
Full time employees: 1,980

Business summary

Tokai Carbon Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of carbon-related products. It operates through the following segments: Carbon Black, Graphite Electrode, Fine Carbon, Industrial Furnaces and Related Products, and Others. The Carbon Black segment sells SEAST, TOKABLACK, Thermax, and Hydrophilic Carbon Black. The Graphite Electrode segment researches and develops products related to carbon and graphite materials. The Fine Carbon segment produces products including isotropic graphite, carbon brush, solid SiC, glassy carbon, and C/C composite TOKAREC. The Industrial Furnaces and Related Products segment manufactures EREMA (silicon carbide) heating elements, heating equipment, and super refractories. The Others segment includes friction materials and property leasing. The company was founded on April 8, 1918 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 88,580M
Gross profit 16,117M
Operating income 1,131M
Income before tax -7,938M
Net income -7,929M
Diluted EPS -37.19
Dividends per share 6
Total assets 158,824M
Total liabilities 45,831M
Total equity 110,991M
Operating cash flow 17,505M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 815.21M
Gross profit 148.32M
Operating income 10.40M
Income before tax -73.05M
Net income -72.97M
Diluted EPS -0.34
Dividends per share 0.05
Total assets 1,361.71M
Total liabilities 392.94M
Total equity 951.60M
Operating cash flow 161.10M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER --
ROA -4.61%
ROE -6.77%
Operating margin 1.27%
Profit margin -8.95%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Hajime Nagasaka
  • Director, Head-Information System & Accounting: Masanao Hosoya
  • Head-Technology & Developing Strategy: Yuji Ushijima
  • Director & Executive Officer: Masafumi Tsuji
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Nobuyuki Murofushi

Share holders

  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(7.1%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(6.3%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(5.9%)
  • Tokai Carbon Co., Ltd.(5.2%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP(3.5%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.3%)
  • Mitsubishi Corp.(2.9%)
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Pension Fund(2.6%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.5%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(2.4%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Aoyama Building, 1-2-3 Kita-Aoyama, Tokyo, 107-8636, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3746.5100

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