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Last ¥795.00 JPY
Change Today +3.00 / 0.38%
Volume 99.0K
4008 On Other Exchanges
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Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited provides absorbent polymers, functional and fine chemicals, gases, and engineering products in Japan and internationally. It offers absorbent polymers, including water absorbent materials for hygiene products; water repellent tapes for power and optical cables, and water-swelling rubber; and water absorbent pads, freshness agents, water retention agents, anti-dewing agents, and pet and water absorbent sheets. The company also provides functional chemicals, such as water-soluble and water-absorbent polymers, emulsions, latex, powdered plastics, functional materials, etc. for use in shampoos, detergents, cosmetics, polymer coating, special adhesives, and rubber products. In addition, it offers fine chemicals, including pharmaceutical intermediates, additives, functional materials, industrial chemicals, and electrolyte solvents. Further, the company provides electronic gases for epitaxy, CVD, doping, etching, and cleaning; mixed gases for burner tests, gas lasers, and testing deoxidation of iron ore; high-purity gases for analysis and tests, checking the zero point on analysis instruments, and as carrier gases; standard gases for measuring air pollution levels, plant controls, monitoring odors, and calibration of medical and other equipment; gases for precision industries for plastic lens monomers, metals refining, bleaching, various tests, and sterilizing; medical gases for general anesthesia, and sterilizing medical instrument and fumigation; and gases used in daily life for aerosol propellants, food preservation, and food additives, as well as precision pressure regulators for various gases. Additionally, it offers engineering products, such as pressure swing adsorption (PSA) systems and PSA gas generators; equipment for the electronic industry; and liquefied carbon dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, and sulfur dioxide plants. Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

1,132 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/30/15
Founded in 1944

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Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for Full Year Ending March 31, 2016

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited announced consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, on consolidated basis, the company reported net sales of ¥21,084 million against ¥22,344 million a year ago. Operating income was ¥1,514 against ¥1,491 million a year ago. Ordinary income was ¥1,581 million against ¥1,293 million a year ago. Net income was ¥1,054 million or ¥15.3 per share against ¥868 or ¥12.59 per share a year ago. Shareholder return on equity for the term was 2.0% against 1.9% a year ago. The company provides earnings guidance for the full year ending March 31, 2016. For the year, the company expects net sales of ¥100,000 million, operating income of ¥9,000 million, ordinary income of ¥8,800 million and net income of ¥5,700 million or ¥82.65 per share. Shareholder return on equity for the term is expected to be at 10%.

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited to Report Q1, 2016 Results on Aug 03, 2015

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited announced that they will report Q1, 2016 results on Aug 03, 2015

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited, Annual General Meeting, Jun 25, 2015

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited, Annual General Meeting, Jun 25, 2015.


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