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Hitachi provides information and telecommunication systems, social infrastructure and industrial systems, electronic systems and equipment, construction machinery, high functional materials and components, automotive systems, smart life and ecofriendly systems, other products, and financial services worldwide. The Company offers systems integration, consulting, and cloud services; and servers, storage products, software, telecommunications and network equipment, and ATMs. It also provides industrial machinery and plants; and power generation, transmission and distribution systems. Further, the Company offers semiconductor processing equipment, test and measurement equipment, industrial products, medical electronics equipment, and power tools. In addition, it provides hydraulic excavators, wheel loaders, and mining machinery. The Company also supplies air-conditioning equipment, room air conditioners, refrigerators, and washing machines.

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TypePublic
Founded1910
HQTokyo, JP
Websitehitachi.com
Employee Ratings3.2

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)307,275
Job Openings288
Revenue (FY, 2018)¥9.4 T(+3%)

Key People/Management at Hitachi

Hiroaki Nakanishi

Hiroaki Nakanishi

Representative Executive Officer, Chairman & CEO
Masahiro Yamamura

Masahiro Yamamura

Corporate Officer, General Manager
Shinjiro Iwata

Shinjiro Iwata

Representative Executive Officer, Executive Vice President and Executive Officer, CIO, CTrO
Ryuichi Kitayama

Ryuichi Kitayama

Representative Executive Officer, Executive Vice President and Executive Officer
Lynn Collier

Lynn Collier

COO of UK
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Hitachi Office Locations

Hitachi has offices in Tokyo, Bellevue, Windsor, Wiesbaden and in 67 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, JP
Ueno East Tower, 2-16-1, Higashi-Ueno, Taito-ku
Tokyo, JP
Tower B, Omori Bellport Building, 6-26-2, Minami-Oi, Shinagawa-ku
Tokyo, JP
Hitachi Omori 2nd Building, 6-27-18, Minamioi, Shinagawa-ku
Tokyo, JP
Akihabara Daibiru Building, 1-18-13, Soto-Kanda, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, JP
Marunouchi Center Building, 1-6-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
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Hitachi Financials and Metrics

Hitachi Revenue

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Hitachi's revenue was reported to be ¥9.37 t in FY, 2018 which is a 2.3% increase from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (Q2, 2019)

2.3t

Gross profit (Q2, 2019)

632.8b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2019), %

27.2%

Net income (Q2, 2019)

118.7b

EBIT (Q2, 2019)

171.9b

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

825.6b

EV

414.2b
Annual
JPYFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

9.8t10.0t9.2t9.4t

Revenue growth, %

3%(9%)2%

Cost of goods sold

7.2t7.5t6.8t6.9t

Gross profit

2.6t2.6t2.4t2.5t
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Revenue

2.3t2.2t2.4t2.1t2.5t2.2t2.1t2.3t2.3t2.2t2.3t

Cost of goods sold

1.7t1.6t1.8t1.6t1.8t1.6t1.5t1.7t1.7t1.6t1.7t

Gross profit

602.8b587.9b619.5b546.2b647.7b568.0b558.8b612.1b606.2b579.5b632.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

26%26%26%26%26%26%27%27%26%27%27%
Annual
JPYFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

701.7b699.3b765.2b698.0b

Accounts Receivable

2.9t3.0t2.4t2.5t

Inventories

1.5t1.3t1.2t1.4t

Current Assets

5.9t5.9t5.0t5.2t
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Cash

690.0b695.1b736.1b682.9b851.5b763.4b813.0b768.2b811.3b814.4b825.6b

Accounts Receivable

2.6t2.6t2.8t2.6t2.6t2.2t2.2t2.3t2.2t2.1t2.2t

Inventories

1.6t1.5t1.6t1.4t1.3t1.4t1.4t1.4t1.6t1.4t1.5t

Current Assets

5.7t5.7t6.0t5.5t5.6t4.9t5.0t5.1t5.2t5.0t5.1t
Annual
JPYFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

343.4b294.8b338.0b490.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

481.0b507.8b415.2b364.4b

Inventories

(116.3b)44.3b(22.7b)(181.2b)

Accounts Payable

(18.0b)(1.6b)111.6b97.9b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Net Income

95.0b165.9b269.5b76.8b160.6b269.2b106.3b218.9b351.8b137.4b256.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

121.5b248.2b372.3b116.4b231.4b320.9b87.2b179.8b271.9b90.2b179.4b

Inventories

(125.4b)(98.5b)(163.6b)(120.6b)(113.6b)(184.3b)(137.1b)(167.2b)(321.7b)(179.5b)(222.5b)

Accounts Payable

(120.2b)(105.0b)(66.5b)(971.0m)22.9b41.3b(72.3b)(39.9b)1.1b(77.7b)(120.7b)
JPYY, 2018

EV/EBIT

2.4 x

EV/CFO

2 x

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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Hitachi Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Clarion
Conditioning Holding
Hitachi America
Hitachi Appliances
Hitachi Asia
Hitachi Automotive Systems
Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas
Hitachi Building Systems
Hitachi Chemical Company
Hitachi China
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Hitachi Revenue Breakdown

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Hitachi revenue breakdown by business segment: 5.4% from Smart Life and Ecofriendly Systems, 22.8% from Social Infrastructure and Industrial Systems, 10.6% from Automotive Systems, 17.1% from High Functional Materials and Components, 10.2% from Construction Machinery, 10.4% from Electronic Systems and Equipment, 20.2% from Information and Telecommunication Systems and 3.2% from Other

Hitachi revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 22.2% from Asia, 49.6% from Japan, 10.3% from Europe, 12.6% from North America and 5.4% from Other Areas

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Hitachi Online and Social Media Presence

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Hitachi News and Updates

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Hitachi Company Life and Culture

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Hitachi Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hitachi founded?

    Hitachi was founded in 1910.

  • Who are Hitachi key executives?

    Hitachi's key executives are Hiroaki Nakanishi, Masahiro Yamamura and Shinjiro Iwata.

  • How many employees does Hitachi have?

    Hitachi has 307,275 employees.

  • What is Hitachi revenue?

    Latest Hitachi annual revenue is ¥9.4 t.

  • What is Hitachi revenue per employee?

    Latest Hitachi revenue per employee is ¥30.5 m.

  • Who are Hitachi competitors?

    Competitors of Hitachi include Komatsu, Toshiba and Tokyo Electric Power.

  • Where is Hitachi headquarters?

    Hitachi headquarters is located at 6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.

  • Where are Hitachi offices?

    Hitachi has offices in Tokyo, Bellevue, Windsor, Wiesbaden and in 67 other locations.

  • How many offices does Hitachi have?

    Hitachi has 78 offices.