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Last ¥675.00 JPY
Change Today +7.00 / 1.05%
Volume 10.4M
4005 On Other Exchanges
As of 2:00 AM 10/6/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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sumitomo chemical co ltd (4005) Details

Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited operates in basic chemicals, petrochemicals and plastics, IT-related chemicals, health and crop sciences, and pharmaceuticals sectors worldwide. The company’s Basic Chemicals segment provides inorganic chemicals, raw materials for synthetic fibers, organic chemicals, methyl methacrylate products, alumina products, aluminum, functional materials, additives, dyestuffs, etc. Its Petrochemicals & Plastics segment offers petrochemical products, synthetic resins, synthetic rubber, synthetic resin processed products, etc. The company’s IT-related Chemicals segment provides optical products, color filters, semiconductor processing materials, electronic materials, compound semiconductor materials, battery materials, etc. Its Health & Crop Sciences segment offers crop protection chemicals, fertilizers, agricultural materials, household and public hygiene insecticides, materials for protection against tropical diseases, feed additives, pharmaceutical chemicals, etc. The company’s Pharmaceuticals segment provides pharmaceutical products for medical treatment, radiopharmaceuticals, etc. It also supplies electrical power and steam; provides services for the design, engineering, and construction management of chemical plants; and offers transport and warehousing services, as well as engages in conducting materials and environmental analysis. Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

31,039 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/23/15
Founded in 1913

sumitomo chemical co ltd (4005) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Office...
Total Annual Compensation: ¥147.0M
President, Chief Operating Officer, Represent...
Total Annual Compensation: ¥123.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

sumitomo chemical co ltd (4005) Key Developments

Sumitomo to Establish Latin America Research Center in Brazil

Sumitomo Chemical has announced that it will establish its Latin America Research Center in Brazil that will conduct efficacy trials, R&D, and analyses of crop protection products and other related products. The Latin America Research Center, which will be operated by Sumitomo Chemical Brazil, will be Sumitomo Chemical Group's first research and development base in Latin America. The Research Center is expected to accelerate development of products most befitting to the local conditions and requirements through conducting detailed and highly reliable trials and researches geared specifically to the Latin American market, Sumitomo Chemical's strategically important region for the crop protection products business. In particular, setting up the new R&D arm in the Southern Hemisphere makes it possible to carry out field trials more efficiently by selecting a region with the most suitable climatic conditions, given that the company's existing R&D facilities are all located in the Northern Hemisphere where seasons are opposite to those of the Southern Hemisphere.

Sumitomo Chemical Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2015

Sumitomo Chemical Group reported consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, equity in earnings of affiliates included in ordinary income was JPY 14.8 billion, mainly with the good performance of SCC sister company in Singapore, the Petrochemical Corporation of Singapore, or PCS. The results went up by JPY 6.7 billion years-on-year. ROE was 4.2%. Previous year was 2.2%, so this is up by 2 percentage points from the prior year. Interest-bearing debt has increased by JPY 58.5 billion. Net sales were JPY 556,587 million against JPY 556,881 million a year ago. Operating income was JPY 33,190 million against JPY 19,070 million a year ago. Ordinary income was JPY 49,751 million against JPY 26,135 million a year ago. Income before income taxes and minority interests was JPY 54,936 million against JPY 27,400 million a year ago. Net income was JPY 41,905 million against JPY 18,959 million a year ago. Net income attributable to owners of the parent was JPY 33,958 million against JPY 14,054 million a year ago. Net income per 1000 shares was JPY 20,778 against JPY 8,598 a year ago. Cash flows used in operating activities was JPY 3,723 million against JPY 17,493 million a year ago.

Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd., Q1 2016 Earnings Call, Jul 31, 2015

Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd., Q1 2016 Earnings Call, Jul 31, 2015


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