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Nippon Steel (previously known as Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation) is a steelmaking and steel fabrication company. It delivers steel sheets used to make automobiles, electrical appliances, housing, beverage cans, transformers, and other goods. The company also produces H-beams, steel sheet piles, steel pipe piles, rails, and other steel materials for a range of industries including the automotive, construction, and industrial machinery sectors.

TypePublic
Founded1950
HQChiyoda City, JP
Websitenipponsteel.com

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)106,599
Revenue (FY, 2020)¥5.9 T(-4%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)¥1.8 K(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Nippon Steel

Kosei Shindo

Kosei Shindo

Representative Director and Chairman
Shinji Tanimoto

Shinji Tanimoto

Representative Director and Executive Vice President
Masato Kitera

Masato Kitera

Director, Member of the Board
Shinichi Nakamura

Shinichi Nakamura

Representative Director and Executive Vice President
Hiroshi Obayashi

Hiroshi Obayashi

Director, Member of the Board(Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)
Jiro Makino

Jiro Makino

Director, Member of the Board(Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)
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Nippon Steel Office Locations

Nippon Steel has offices in Chiyoda City, Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Nagoya and in 7 other locations
Chiyoda City, JP (HQ)
2 Chome Marunouchi
Fukuoka, JP
5 - 18, tenya - machi, hakata - ku
Hiroshima, JP
10-12 Teppōchō, Naka Ward
Nagoya, JP
2-chōme-3-30 Meiekiminami, Nakamura Ward
Niigata, JP
3-10, Higashi-odori 1-chome, Chuo-ku
Osaka, JP
4-chōme-5-33 Kitahama, Chūō-ku
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Nippon Steel Financials and Metrics

Nippon Steel Revenue

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Nippon Steel's revenue was reported to be ¥5.92 t in FY, 2020 which is a 4.2% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

5.9t

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(4.2%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

609.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

10.3%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(426.1b)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(406.1b)

Market capitalization (15-Jul-2021)

1.7t

Closing stock price (15-Jul-2021)

1.8k

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

289.5b

EV

3.9t
Nippon Steel's current market capitalization is ¥1.7 t.
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

5.7t6.2t5.9t

Revenue growth, %

22%9%(4%)

Cost of goods sold

5.0t5.4t5.3t

Gross profit

699.5b530.0b609.2b
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

108.8b163.2b289.5b

Accounts Receivable

678.6b842.6b687.9b

Inventories

1.4t1.6t1.5t

Current Assets

2.5t2.9t2.8t
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

340.7b408.6b417.3b

Inventories

(162.8b)(129.5b)13.9b

Accounts Payable

49.3b81.1b(152.9b)

Cash From Operating Activities

458.8b452.3b494.3b
JPYFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

60.6m

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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Nippon Steel Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Annual Raw Steel Production Capacity, tons

90 m90 m

Crude Steel Produced, tons

47.02 m47.84 m47.05 m

Iron Ore Proven and Probable Reserves, tons

58.61 m

Steel Products Shipments, tons

37.79 m37.97 m36.31 m
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Nippon Steel Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Ovako ABMarch 16, 2018
NIPPON STEEL AUSTRALIA PTY. LIMITED
NIPPON STEEL BLAST FURNACE SLAG CEMENT CO., LTD
NIPPON STEEL BOLTEN CORPORATION
NIPPON STEEL CEMENT CO., LTD.
NIPPON STEEL Chemical & Material Co., Ltd.
NIPPON STEEL COATED SHEET CORPORATION
NIPPON STEEL DRUM CO., LTD.
NIPPON STEEL Eco-Tech Corporation
NIPPON STEEL ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
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Nippon Steel Revenue Breakdown

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Nippon Steel revenue breakdown by business segment: 5.6% from Engineering and Construction, 86.4% from Steelmaking and Steel Fabrication and 8.0% from Other

Nippon Steel revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 65.1% from Japan, 20.2% from Asia and 14.7% from Other

Nippon Steel Cybersecurity Score

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D

65/100

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Nippon Steel Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Nippon Steel Online and Social Media Presence

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Nippon Steel News and Updates

ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India initiates feasibility study for 12-MTPA steel project in Odisha

ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India along with the Odisha government has initiated a feasibility study for its proposed 12 million tonne per annum (MTPA) integrated steel plant in Kendrapara district of the state.

Global Steel Market Size, Trends & Forecasts Report 2021-2025 with Focus on Stainless Steel & Profiles of ArcelorMittal, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC), Outokumpu and POSCO

Dublin, April 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Steel Market with Focus on Stainless Steel: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2021-2025 Edition)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Global Steel Market with Focus on Stainless Steel: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2021-20…

Nippon Steel eyes large EAF to cut carbon footprint

Nippon Steel, Japan’s largest integrated mill, plans to develop technologies for a large-scale electric-arc furnace mill (EAF) and will start installation around 2030 as a part of the company’s ‘Carbon Neutral Vision 2050’ project, it announced on March 30. The EAF will replace one of its existing b…

17 Japanese firms face South Korean wartime damages suit

South Korea’s Supreme Court ordered Nippon Steel Corp. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. to pay plaintiffs compensation in separate damages suits in late 2018. There are other wartime damages cases on trial as well.

Nippon Steel secures US$775 million funding for US operations

Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) has signed a US$465 million loan agreement with AM/NS Calvert, a US-based joint venture between Nippon Steel Corporation and Luxembourg-based ArcelorMittal. The loan is co-financed with Mizuho Bank, MUFG Bank, and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, b…

Nippon Steel’s New Titanium Alloy Super-TIX 20AFG is Used in the New G-SHOCK Watch Model for Casio

Nippon Steel Corporation's newly developed Titanium Alloy Super-TIX 20AFG by TranTixxii" will be adopted in the new G-SHOCK watch to be sold by Casio Computer Co., Ltd. ("Casio” hereafter) in April 2021.
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Nippon Steel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nippon Steel founded?

    Nippon Steel was founded in 1950.

  • Who are Nippon Steel key executives?

    Nippon Steel's key executives are Kosei Shindo, Shinji Tanimoto and Masato Kitera.

  • How many employees does Nippon Steel have?

    Nippon Steel has 106,599 employees.

  • What is Nippon Steel revenue?

    Latest Nippon Steel annual revenue is ¥5.9 t.

  • What is Nippon Steel revenue per employee?

    Latest Nippon Steel revenue per employee is ¥55.5 m.

  • Who are Nippon Steel competitors?

    Competitors of Nippon Steel include Salzgitter Group, JFE Holdings and AHMSA.

  • Where is Nippon Steel headquarters?

    Nippon Steel headquarters is located at 2 Chome Marunouchi, Chiyoda City.

  • Where are Nippon Steel offices?

    Nippon Steel has offices in Chiyoda City, Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Nagoya and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Nippon Steel have?

    Nippon Steel has 12 offices.