Askul Corporation operates within the Stationery and office supplies sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Askul with three other
office supply stores in Asia:
Japan Pulp & Paper Co Ltd
sales of 535.50 billion Japanese Yen [US$4.91 billion]
of which 54%
was Domestic Wholesale Business),
Shimojima Co., Ltd.
(47.70 billion Japanese Yen [US$437.37 million]
of which 54%
was Chemicals & Packaging Materials), and
Kokusai Pulp & Paper Co Ltd
(384.97 billion Japanese Yen [US$3.53 billion]
of which 81%
was Domestic bases paper pulp etc. Wholesale).
During the year ended May of 2019, sales at
Askul were ¥387.47 billion (US$3.55 billion).
increase of 7.5%
versus 2018, when the company's sales were ¥360.45 billion.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Askul
(and since 2014, sales have increased a total of 53%).
Sales of Others saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
16.0% in 2019, from
¥706.00 million to ¥819.00 million.
Not all segments of Askul experienced an increase in sales in 2019:
sales of Logisco fell 13.5% to ¥5.56 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).