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- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions. - Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy. - SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats. - Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company. - Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company. - Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company. - Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company. - Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history. - Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions. - Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company. - Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history. - Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Ube Industries, Ltd. (Ube) is a chemical manufacturing company. It manufactures and sells plastics, chemicals, specialty chemicals, cement, and construction materials, industrial machinery and metal products. The company also has coal and electric power business. It offers its products to various industries such as communications, rubber, pharmaceuticals, construction, plastics, power, and energy and environment. It operates through a network of sales representatives, subsidiaries, joint ventures, affiliates and overseas offices. The company has opeartions in various countries including the US, Hong Kong, Germany, Brazil, Singapore, Thailand, China and Spain. Ube is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
Ube focuses on strengthening its business operations through organic and inorganic growth strategies. In line with this, the company established a subsidiary in Mexico, which will be operating from January 2015.
Ube Industries, Ltd. Key Recent Developments
Oct 29, 2014: UBE Group to Establish Subsidiary in Mexico Oct 18, 2012: Ube Industries To Increase Nylon 6 Production Capacity In Spain May 10, 2012: Ube Industries Reports Revenue Of JPY638.6 Billion In Fiscal 2012 Jan 12, 2012: Ube Industries Establishes Local Subsidiary In Taiwan
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Table Of Contents
Ube Industries, Ltd. (4208) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 4 List of Figures 5 Section 1 - About the Company 6 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Key Facts 6 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Key Employees 7 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Key Employee Biographies 8 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Major Products and Services 9 Ube Industries, Ltd. - History 10 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Company Statement 13 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Locations And Subsidiaries 14 Head Office 14 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 14 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Key Manufacturing Facilities 16 Joint Venture 16 Section 2 - Company Analysis 17 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Business Description 17 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Corporate Strategy 19 Ube Industries, Ltd. - SWOT Analysis 20 SWOT Analysis - Overview 20 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Strengths 20 Strength - Global Presence 20 Strength - Diverse Product Line 20 Strength - Positive Liquidity Position 20 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Weaknesses 21 Weakness - Overdependence on Domestic Market 21 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Opportunities 22 Opportunity - Positive Outlook of Petrochemical Industry 22 Opportunity - Growth Initiatives 22 Opportunity - Favorable Cement Market 22 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Threats 23 Threat - Competitive Market 23 Threat - Raw Material Price Risks 23 Threat - Stringent Regulations 23 Ube Industries, Ltd. - Key Competitors 24 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 25 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 25 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26 Performance Chart 28 Financial Performance 28 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 29 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 30 Section 4 - Company's Petrochemicals Financial Deals and Alliances 31 Ube Industries, Ltd., Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2008 to YTD 2014 31 Ube Industries, Ltd., Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2008 to YTD 2014 32 Ube Industries, Ltd., Recent Deals Summary 33 Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 34 Oct 29, 2014: UBE Group to Establish Subsidiary in Mexico 34 Aug 06, 2013: Ube Industries Reports Revenue Of JPY153.4 Billion In Q1 Fiscal 2014 35 Jul 10, 2013: Ube Industries To Conduct Maintenance At CPL Line In Ube Plant, Japan 36 Jul 03, 2013: Ube Suspends Operation of Independent Power Producer Facility 37 May 10, 2013: Ube Industries Reports Revenue JPY626 Billion In Fiscal 2013 38 Mar 05, 2013: Showa Shell And Ube To Build 21 MW PV Plant In Japan 39 Feb 05, 2013: Ube Industries Reports Revenue Of JPY464.4 Billion For Nine Months Ended December 31, 2012 40 Feb 05, 2013: Ube Industries To Cease Caprolactam Production At Sakai Factory In Japan 41 Section 6 - Appendix 42 Methodology 42 Ratio Definitions 42 About GlobalData 46 Contact Us 46 Disclaimer 46