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Daicel Corporation manufactures and sells cellulosic derivatives, organic chemicals, plastics, pyrotechnic devices, and other products. The Company provides cellulose acetate, acetate tow, carboxymethyl cellulose, hydroxyethyl cellulose, and microfibrillated fibers for use in foods, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and electronic materials; and cellulose plastics for glass frames, toys, and writing instruments. It also offers acetic acid and anhydride, solvents, and fine chemicals; performance chemicals, and cosmetic ingredients and functional materials for the healthcare industry. In addition, the Company supplies chiral separation materials and services, and develops resins. Further, it offers automobile airbag inflators and various pyrotechnic devices; water treatment systems, and kitchen and cleaning supplies.

TypePublic
Founded1919
HQOsaka, JP
Websitedaicel.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2018)12,309
Revenue (FY, 2017)¥463 B
Share Price (Jun 2020)¥937

Key People/Management at Daicel

Kotaro Sugimoto

Kotaro Sugimoto

Director
Yoshimi Ogawa

Yoshimi Ogawa

Director
Hisanori Imanaka

Hisanori Imanaka

Director
Akihisa Takabe

Akihisa Takabe

Director
Masafumi Nogimori

Masafumi Nogimori

External Director
Kunie Okamoto

Kunie Okamoto

External Director
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Daicel Office Locations

Daicel has offices in Osaka, Amagasaki, Chiyoda City, Chuo City and in 25 other locations
Osaka, JP (HQ)
4-1 Ofukacho, Kita Ward
Amagasaki, JP
12-1, Kanzaki-cho
Chiyoda City, JP
2 Chome Kanda Sudacho
Chuo City, JP
2-chōme-1-1 Nihonbashibakurochō
Chuo City, JP
3 Chome-6-2 Nihonbashi
Himeji, JP
1239, Shinzaike, Aboshi-ku
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Daicel Financials and Metrics

Daicel Revenue

Daicel's revenue was reported to be ¥462.96 b in FY, 2017
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2017)

463.0b

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

137.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

29.6%

Net income (FY, 2017)

44.5b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

58.9b

Market capitalization (3-Jun-2020)

283.6b

Closing stock price (3-Jun-2020)

937.0

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

128.3b

EV

255.0b
Daicel's current market capitalization is ¥283.6 b.
JPYFY, 2017

Revenue

463.0b

Cost of goods sold

325.8b

Gross profit

137.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

30%
JPYFY, 2017

Cash

128.3b

Accounts Receivable

92.3b

Inventories

109.3b

Current Assets

354.6b
JPYFY, 2017

Depreciation and Amortization

32.2b

Inventories

(8.6b)

Accounts Payable

10.0b

Cash From Operating Activities

66.9b
JPYY, 2018

EV/EBIT

4.3 x

EV/CFO

3.8 x

EV/FCF

7.6 x

Revenue/Employee

37.6m

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
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Daicel Revenue Breakdown

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Daicel revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.7% from Organic Chemicals, 19.2% from Cellulosic Derivatives, 36.3% from Plastics, 25.3% from Pyrotechnic Devices and 1.4% from Other

Daicel Online and Social Media Presence

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Daicel News and Updates

Carboxymethyl Cellulose (CMC) Market Overview & Potential Growth Opportunities by 2023 | Key Players: Akzo Nobel N.V., CP Kelco ApS, Daicel, Nippon Paper Group, Dow, & DKS Co. Ltd.: Radiant Insights, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The global carboxymethyl cellulose market has traversed a lucrative growth over the past few decades and is anticipated to expand further during the forecast period. Carboxymethyl cellulose popularly known as cellulose gum which is extracted...

Global Acrylic Sheets Market Report 2018-2022 Featuring Arkema, Evonik Industries, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Schweiter Technologies, Daicel Corporation & Trotec Laser

DUBLIN, Nov. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Acrylic Sheets Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global acrylic sheets market to grow at a CAGR of 6.27% during the period 2018-2022. Global Acrylic Sheets Market 2018-2022, has been prepared ...

Daicel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Daicel founded?

    Daicel was founded in 1919.

  • Who are Daicel key executives?

    Daicel's key executives are Kotaro Sugimoto, Yoshimi Ogawa and Hisanori Imanaka.

  • How many employees does Daicel have?

    Daicel has 12,309 employees.

  • What is Daicel revenue?

    Latest Daicel annual revenue is ¥463 b.

  • What is Daicel revenue per employee?

    Latest Daicel revenue per employee is ¥37.6 m.

  • Who are Daicel competitors?

    Competitors of Daicel include Dow, Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings and Eastman.

  • Where is Daicel headquarters?

    Daicel headquarters is located at 4-1 Ofukacho, Kita Ward, Osaka.

  • Where are Daicel offices?

    Daicel has offices in Osaka, Amagasaki, Chiyoda City, Chuo City and in 25 other locations.

  • How many offices does Daicel have?

    Daicel has 39 offices.