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Shimadzu is a company manufactures and sells analytical and measuring instruments, and industrial machinery. Its analytical and measuring instruments include gas and liquid chromatography, gas and liquid chromatograph-mass spectrometry, GC system, data management and software, mass and molecular spectroscopy, column and consumable, life science lab instrument, elemental analysis, surface analysis, total organic carbon analysis, continuous monitoring analysis, thermal analysis, particle size analysis, materials testing and inspection, non-destructive testing, and balance products. It also provides medical systems, such as angiography, fluoroscopy, mobile C-arm, radiography, and mobile X-ray systems.

TypePublic
Founded1875
HQKyoto, JP
Websiteshimadzu.com
Employee Ratings3.2

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)12,684(+7%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)¥391.2 B(+4%)
Share Price (May 2020)¥2.9 K(+6%)

Key People/Management at Shimadzu

Teruhisa Ueda

Teruhisa Ueda

Representative Director, President and CEO
Hiroshi Fujino

Hiroshi Fujino

Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer
Yasuo Miura

Yasuo Miura

Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer
Koji Furusawa

Koji Furusawa

Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer
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Shimadzu Office Locations

Shimadzu has offices in Kyoto, Columbia, Rydalmere, Korneuburg and in 23 other locations
Kyoto, JP (HQ)
1 Nishinokyo Kuwabara-cho, Nakagyo-ku
Rydalmere, AU
Unit F/10-16 South St
Korneuburg, AT
Laaer Str. 7
Brussel, BE
Burgemeester Etienne Demunterlaan 5/Bus 4Brussel
Sarajevo, BA
Tešanjska 7
Sao Paulo, BR
Av. Tambore, 576 - Tamboré
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Shimadzu Financials and Metrics

Shimadzu Revenue

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Shimadzu's revenue was reported to be ¥391.21 b in FY, 2018 which is a 3.9% increase from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (Q1, 2019)

80.8b

Gross profit (Q1, 2019)

32.3b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2019), %

40%

Net income (Q1, 2019)

3.4b

EBIT (Q1, 2019)

4.5b

Market capitalization (27-Apr-2020)

885.2b

Closing stock price (27-Apr-2020)

2.7k

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

57.3b

EV

835.7b
Shimadzu's current market capitalization is ¥885.2 b.
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

342.5b376.5b391.2b

Revenue growth, %

10%4%

Cost of goods sold

206.1b226.7b234.0b

Gross profit

136.4b149.8b157.2b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Revenue

69.7b154.8b236.3b75.8b172.1b263.3b85.7k182.9b278.2b80.8b

Cost of goods sold

41.0b91.6b141.6b47.2b105.0b159.3b52.8k110.7b166.9b48.4b

Gross profit

28.8b63.2b94.7b28.6b67.1b104.1b32.9k72.2b111.3b32.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

41%41%40%38%39%40%38%39%40%40%
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

56.7b76.9b73.6b

Accounts Receivable

112.9b119.1b126.4b

Inventories

76.7b80.6b83.5b

Current Assets

263.1b293.9b290.9b
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

9.5b10.6b11.5b

Inventories

(3.8b)(5.5b)(2.6b)

Accounts Payable

5.2b10.0b(600.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

29.6b(41.2b)29.5b
JPYY, 2019

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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Shimadzu Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017

Manufacturing Locations

11 10

Patent Applications (Foreign)

256 404

Patents (Foreign)

1.84 k2.21 k

Patents (Japan)

4.23 k4.34 k
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Shimadzu Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Alsachim SASJune 21, 2017
Global Website
Kratos Analytical
Kratos Analytical Ltd.
SHIMADZU ACCESS CORPORATION
SHIMADZU ADVERTISING & COMMUNICATIONS
SHIMADZU AEROTECH MANUFACTURING, INC.
SHIMADZU AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT SERVICE CO., LTD.
Shimadzu Aircraft Equipment USA
Shimadzu Analytical (India) Pvt. Ltd.
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Shimadzu Revenue Breakdown

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Shimadzu revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.6% from Industrial Machinery, 17.7% from Medical Systems and Equipment, 7.0% from Aircraft Equipment, 61.7% from Analytical and Measuring Instruments and 2.0% from Other

Shimadzu revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 12.5% from North and South America, 8.0% from Europe, 18.4% from China, 9.0% from Other Asia, 49.6% from Japan and 2.5% from Other

Shimadzu Online and Social Media Presence

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Shimadzu News and Updates

Shimadzu Group CO2 Reduction Target Approved by the SBTi

Shimadzu Corporation has obtained the approval from the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi), an international environmental group. The medium and long-term CO2 emissions reduction target for the Shimadzu Group has been approved as science based in line with the 2 °C goal of the Paris Agreement.r…

Shimadzu and Providence Cancer Institute Partner to Advance Cancer Immunotherapy Research

Shimadzu Corporation (Shimadzu) and the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, a division of Providence Cancer Institute (Providence) in Portland, Oregon, have entered into a joint research agreement to apply mass spectrometry technology to develop tools for personalized cancer immunotherapeutics.read …

Shimadzu Corporation selects Mentor's Xpedition PCB design-through-manufacturing flow as its global standard

WILSONVILLE, Ore., May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor, a Siemens business, today announced that Shimadzu Corporation, a leading manufacturer of analytical instruments and medical equipment based in Kyoto, Japan, selected Mentor's Xpedition® design flow software as the company standard....

Chromatography Market Projections to 2023 with Agilent Technologies, Bio-Rad Labs, Danaher, Shimadzu Corp, and Thermo Fisher Scientific Leading the Competition

DUBLIN, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Chromatography Market 2019-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The chromatography market will register a CAGR of almost 7% by 2023. The increasing number of conferences and symposiums is one of the key factors...

Shimadzu Corporation Releases Nexera Ultra High-Performance Liquid Chromatograph Series, Incorporating Artificial intelligence as Analytical Intelligence, to Detect and Resolve Issues Automatically

TOKYO, March 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Shimadzu's new Nexera UHPLC series with AI and IoT enhancements sets industry standard for intelligence, efficiency and design. The Nexera series makes lab management simple by integrating IoT and device networking, enabling users to easily review...

Shimadzu Medical Systems USA, MSU Texas partner to create state-of-the-art learning environment

TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Shimadzu Medical Systems USA (SMS), a subsidiary of Shimadzu Corporation, announces that The Shimadzu School of Radiologic Sciences has been approved by the Midwestern State University (MSU) Texas Board of Regents. The MSU Texas Board of...
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Shimadzu Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Shimadzu founded?

    Shimadzu was founded in 1875.

  • Who are Shimadzu key executives?

    Shimadzu's key executives are Teruhisa Ueda, Hiroshi Fujino and Yasuo Miura.

  • How many employees does Shimadzu have?

    Shimadzu has 12,684 employees.

  • What is Shimadzu revenue?

    Latest Shimadzu annual revenue is ¥391.2 b.

  • What is Shimadzu revenue per employee?

    Latest Shimadzu revenue per employee is ¥30.8 m.

  • Who are Shimadzu competitors?

    Competitors of Shimadzu include Bruker, Agilent and Bio-Rad.

  • Where is Shimadzu headquarters?

    Shimadzu headquarters is located at 1 Nishinokyo Kuwabara-cho, Nakagyo-ku , Kyoto.

  • Where are Shimadzu offices?

    Shimadzu has offices in Kyoto, Columbia, Rydalmere, Korneuburg and in 23 other locations.

  • How many offices does Shimadzu have?

    Shimadzu has 28 offices.