Daicel Corporation operates in the Plastics materials and resins sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Daicel with three other
companies in this sector in JAPAN :
sales of 182.22 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.72 billion]
of which 80%
was Operating Segment-Japan),
Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd
(206.62 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.95 billion]
of which 41%
was High Performance Plastics), and
Nippon Shokubai Company Limited
(303.40 billion Japanese Yen [US$2.87 billion]
of which 56%
was Functional Chemicals Business).
Daicel reported sales of ¥412.83 billion (US$3.90 billion)
March of 2020.
decrease of 11.2%
versus 2019, when the company's sales were ¥464.86 billion.
The sales level in 2020 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2015, Daicel had sales
of ¥443.78 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 24.7% decline
in Pyrotechnic Products, from ¥107.88 billion to ¥81.28 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Synthetic Resin (down 5.7% to ¥165.78 billion)
Organic Chemicals (down 10.5% to ¥80.14 billion)
Cellulosic (down 9.0% to ¥75.74 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Others (up 18.2% to ¥9.88 billion)