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:
Foster Electric Company, Limited
sales of 107.30 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.03 billion]
of which 60%
was Speaker Business),
Maxell Holdings Ltd
(145.04 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.40 billion]
of which 38%
was Industrial material), and
LG Electronics Incorporated
based in KOREA (SOUTH)
(63.26 trillion Korean Won [US$57.44 billion]
During the year ended March of 2020, sales at
Sony were ¥8.26 trillion (US$79.63 billion).
decrease of 4.7%
versus 2019, when the company's sales were ¥8.67 trillion.
The sales level in 2020 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2015, Sony had sales
of ¥8.22 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 28.3% decline
in Other, from ¥299.81 billion to ¥215.00 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Game&network Service (down 13.7% to ¥1.92 trillion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Financial Services Business (up 2.0% to ¥1.30 trillion)
the Movie Business (up 2.6% to ¥1.01 trillion)
Imaging Products and Solution (up 49.0% to ¥985.26 billion)
Music Business (up 5.5% to ¥838.59 billion)
Eliminations and Corporate (up 67.1% to ¥20.83 billion)