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Shimadzu Corporation is a manufacturer of analytical, testing, and measuring instruments, medical imaging systems, as well as aircraft equipment, and industrial machinery. The company offers chromatographs, spectrometers, precision universal testing machines, X-ray systems, particle size analyzers, turbomolecular pumps, hydraulic gear pumps, flight control systems, landing gear systems, mobile C-arm, mobile X-ray, precision universal testing machine, precision refractometers, aspherical mirrors, diffraction gratings and more. Its products are used in pharmaceuticals, environmental measurement, life sciences, and other applications.

TypePublic
Founded1875
HQ京都市, JP
Websiteshimadzu.com
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)13,182(+4%)
Job Openings79
Revenue (FY, 2018)¥391.2 B(+4%)
Share Price (Oct 2021)¥4.8 K(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
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Key People/Management at Shimadzu

Teruhisa Ueda

Teruhisa Ueda

President & CEO
Hiroko Wada

Hiroko Wada

Independent Director
Nobuo Hanai

Nobuo Hanai

Independent Director
Yasuo Miura

Yasuo Miura

Senior Corporate Executive Officer, Director
Yoshiyuki Nakanishi

Yoshiyuki Nakanishi

Independent Director
Akira Nakamoto

Akira Nakamoto

Chairman of the Board
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Shimadzu Office Locations

Shimadzu has offices in 京都市, Canby, Columbia, Long Beach and in 40 other locations
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
Laval, CA
201-1600 R. Montgolfier
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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 (19-Oct-2021)

1.4t

Closing stock price (19-Oct-2021)

4.8k

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

57.3b

EV

1.3t
Shimadzu's current market capitalization is ¥1.4 t.
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
JPYQ1, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Shimadzu Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017

Manufacturing Locations

1110

Patent Applications (Foreign)

256404

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: 61.7% from Analytical and Measuring Instruments, 7.0% from Aircraft Equipment, 17.7% from Medical Systems and Equipment, 11.6% from Industrial Machinery and 2.0% from Other

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

Shimadzu Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

69/100

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Shimadzu Online and Social Media Presence

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Shimadzu News and Updates

Shimadzu Medical Systems USA announces first RADspeed Pro style with GLIDE Technology installation in the U.S.

TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Shimadzu Medical Systems USA announces the first North American installation of the RADspeed Pro style edition with GLIDE Technology* at Benefis Orthopedic in Helena, MT, and installed by Shimadzu's Northwest Branch in Kenmore, WA. This...

Rakuten Medical and Shimadzu Corporation announce a joint development and commercialization agreement on a medical device to be used with the Illuminox™ platform

SAN MATEO, Calif. and KYOTO, Japan, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rakuten Medical, Inc. (HQ: San Mateo, Calif.; Chairman and CEO: Hiroshi Mikitani; hereinafter "Rakuten Medical") and Shimadzu Corporation (HQ: Kyoto, Japan; President and CEO: Teruhisa Ueda; hereinafter "Shimadzu") today...

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....

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...
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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, Hiroko Wada and Nobuo Hanai.

  • How many employees does Shimadzu have?

    Shimadzu has 13,182 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 ¥29.7 m.

  • Who are Shimadzu competitors?

    Competitors of Shimadzu include ORIX Rentec, Nikkiso and Shenzhen Kaifa Technology.

  • Where are Shimadzu offices?

    Shimadzu has offices in 京都市, Canby, Columbia, Long Beach and in 40 other locations.

  • How many offices does Shimadzu have?

    Shimadzu has 55 offices.