Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)2,581.00
  • Today's Change9.00 / 0.35%
  • Shares traded639.10k
  • 1 Year change3.32%
  • Beta1.4637
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About the company

Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. is a chemical manufacturer mainly engaged in the manufacture and sale of mobility, healthcare, food & packaging and basic materials. The Company operates in four business segments. The Mobility segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of elastomers, functional compounds, functional polymers and polypropylene compounds. The Healthcare segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of vision care materials, nonwoven fabrics, dental materials and personal care materials. The Food & Packaging segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of coatings and functional materials, functional films, sheets and pesticides. The Basic Material segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of petrochemical raw materials such as ethylene and propylene, polyethylene, catalyst, phenol, high purity terephthalic acid, pet resin, polyurethane material and industrial chemicals.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)1.25tn
  • Net income in JPY23.11bn
  • Incorporated1947
  • Employees17.98k
  • Location
    Mitsui Chemicals Inc18F, Shiodome City Center1-5-2, Higashi-ShimbashiMINATO-KU 105-7122JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 362532225
  • Fax+81 362534247
  • Websitehttps://www.mitsuichem.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
4183:TYO since
ARRK CorpDeal completed14 May 202014 May 2020Deal completed23.73%103.29m
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
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(YOY change %)
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(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Denka Co Ltd366.15bn21.88bn286.92bn6.32k12.781.116.490.7836253.51253.514,243.542,906.800.74313.374.5657,972,140.004.374.626.506.9626.3425.125.885.610.6992--0.35939.21-7.82-0.1659-9.353.603.9118.95
Showa Denko K.K.757.58bn-47.30bn298.82bn10.81k--0.6905--0.3944-324.23-324.235,193.302,890.710.47593.093.5370,062,060.00-2.734.74-4.117.3416.4422.97-5.745.761.15--0.578322.24-8.640.6725-34.4583.64-1.6734.08
Air Water Inc806.03bn27.92bn340.73bn18.21k11.311.015.040.4227131.16130.323,755.931,462.800.96399.584.7444,260,500.003.744.055.616.2822.4021.893.883.790.9347--0.46228.819.004.143.408.1615.089.46
NOF CORPORATION175.14bn19.79bn352.52bn3.72k17.581.8713.992.01236.31236.312,092.092,217.930.72483.034.6847,106,
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co Inc595.64bn24.40bn448.54bn8.95k17.030.83537.720.753116.67116.672,845.502,378.760.76564.014.2966,522,220.003.536.304.929.3021.7522.194.617.961.53--0.118626.29-5.492.98-61.53-13.3612.1620.11
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.1.25tn23.11bn526.25bn17.98k21.680.93676.000.4208118.66118.666,461.462,745.810.83273.494.8569,563,100.001.964.513.016.9921.5922.222.354.701.09159.080.499428.87-9.71-2.89-50.1517.0615.2931.95
Tosoh Corporation749.81bn44.45bn570.84bn13.34k12.841.026.740.7613136.73136.732,309.741,724.220.83983.693.8656,224,280.005.358.657.9413.4624.3426.486.378.871.31--0.213323.45-8.75-0.5899-28.90-2.2712.8228.47
Sumitomo Chemical Co Ltd2.17tn9.63bn597.62bn33.59k61.820.64943.570.2755.845.841,328.91555.880.62092.954.0064,692,820.
KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.380.56bn16.47bn714.27bn16.46k44.102.5917.451.8859.4159.411,376.311,012.850.68523.963.8123,121,390.003.754.915.287.1032.0832.445.476.881.95--0.275431.31-4.813.106.16-1.97-0.447814.87
TAIYO NIPPON SANSO CORPORATION824.41bn48.55bn725.86bn19.72k14.941.735.390.8805112.20112.201,905.04971.310.46287.284.6341,808,050.002.803.594.025.2138.5136.726.055.980.96397.030.689324.8514.848.7329.1820.7716.2916.59
Nissan Chemical Corp207.40bn30.55bn788.80bn2.64k25.974.3019.133.80209.47209.471,420.971,264.380.91712.733.2678,560,220.0013.5411.3016.5915.2040.9140.9914.7613.972.08--0.069237.560.94733.854.7911.081.4120.11
Data as of Sep 25 2020. Currency figures normalised to Mitsui Chemicals Inc's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

26.54%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Jul 202016.29m7.96%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 31 Aug 202011.19m5.47%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 15 Jun 20205.38m2.63%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Aug 20204.96m2.42%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 31 Aug 20203.80m1.86%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Jul 20203.56m1.74%
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.as of 15 Jun 20202.60m1.27%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20192.47m1.21%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 03 Sep 20202.34m1.14%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 03 Sep 20201.72m0.84%
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