Hitachi Limited operates in the Computer peripheral equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Hitachi Limited with three other
manufacturers of computers and peripheral equipment in Asia:
sales of 1.09 trillion Japanese Yen [US$9.53 billion]
of which 67%
was Printing solutions),
Fujitsu Frontech Limited
(120.15 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.05 billion]
of which 53%
was Financial Business), and
Konica Minolta Inc
(1.03 trillion Japanese Yen [US$9.00 billion]
of which 81%
was Information Equipment Business).
Hitachi Limited reported sales of ¥10.03 trillion (US$87.50 billion)
March of 2016.
increase of 2.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥9.77 trillion.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at Hitachi Limited.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Hitachi Limited had sales
of ¥9.32 trillion.
Sales of Social and Industrial System saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
47.9% in 2016, from
¥1.39 trillion to ¥2.05 trillion.
Hitachi Limited also saw significant increases in sales in
Automotive Systems (up 6.6% to ¥996.07 billion)
Not all segments of Hitachi Limited experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Life Ecosystem fell 9.9% to ¥646.85 billion.
Hitachi Limited also experienced decreases in sales in
Electronic Equipment and Systems (down 0.2% to ¥1.02 trillion)
Other (down 2.0% to ¥878.66 billion)
Construction Machinery Business (down 8.6% to ¥742.31 billion)