Sony Corporation operates within the Household audio and video equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sony with three other
audio-visual equipment producers in Asia:
sales of 3.95 trillion Japanese Yen [US$35.21 billion]
of which 31%
was Infrastructure system solution),
(2.43 trillion Japanese Yen [US$21.65 billion]
of which 43%
was advance display system), and
LG Electronics Incorporated
based in South Korea
(61.34 trillion Korean Won [US$54.16 billion]
of which 31%
was Home Appliance).
During the year ended March of 2018, sales at
Sony were ¥8.54 trillion (US$76.21 billion).
increase of 12.4%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were ¥7.60 trillion.
Sales of Other saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
73.7% in 2018, from
¥202.34 billion to ¥351.53 billion.
Sony also saw significant increases in sales in
Game&network Service (up 16.9% to ¥1.85 trillion)
Home Entertainment and Sound (up 18.1% to ¥1.22 trillion)
Music Business (up 24.4% to ¥784.79 billion)
Not all segments of Sony experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Mobile ,products , Communication fell 5.2% to ¥713.92 billion.