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Unicharm Corporation (Unicharm) is one of the leading providers of personal health care products in Japan. It focuses on the manufacture and sale of feminine care products, baby care products, and pet care products for the absorbent products industry. The company’s operations are categorized into Baby and Child care, Feminine Care, Health Care; Clean & Fresh and Pet Care, which offer a wide range of products including baby care products, feminine care products, health care products and clean and fresh products, dog food, cat food, pet sheets and pet toiletries; and food packaging materials and sheet cleaners. The company’s sales and distribution activities are carried out in various countries across the world through its subsidiaries. The company has manufacturing and research and development units in Japan and also operates sales offices across the world. Unicharm is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
Unicharm Corporation Key Recent Developments
Oct 29, 2013: Unicharm Breaks Ground For Production Facility In Sri City In India Jul 31, 2013: Unicharm Reports Revenue Of JPY143.8 Billion In Q1 Fiscal 2014 Apr 30, 2013: Unicharm Reports Revenue Of JPY495.8 Billion In Fiscal 2013 Jan 31, 2013: Unicharm Reports Revenue Of JPY364.5 Billion For Nine Months Ended December 31, 2012
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Table Of Contents
Unicharm Corporation (8113) - 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 Unicharm Corporation - Key Facts 6 Unicharm Corporation - Key Employees 7 Unicharm Corporation - Major Products and Services 8 Unicharm Corporation - History 10 Unicharm Corporation - Company Statement 15 Unicharm Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 17 Head Office 17 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 17 Unicharm Corporation - Key Manufacturing Facilities 19 Section 2 - Company Analysis 20 Unicharm Corporation - Business Description 20 Unicharm Corporation - Corporate Strategy 21 Unicharm Corporation - SWOT Analysis 22 SWOT Analysis - Overview 22 Unicharm Corporation - Strengths 22 Strength - Operational Network 22 Strength - Overseas Personal Care Business Drives Growth 22 Strength - Dominant Position 22 Unicharm Corporation - Weaknesses 23 Weakness - Increase in Trade Receivables 23 Unicharm Corporation - Opportunities 24 Opportunity - Ageing Japanese Population 24 Opportunity - Growing Pet care Market 24 Opportunity - Growth Initiatives 24 Unicharm Corporation - Threats 25 Threat - Intense Competition 25 Threat - Stringent Government Regulations 25 Threat - Uncertain RandD Outcomes 25 Unicharm Corporation - Key Competitors 26 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 27 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 27 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 28 Performance Chart 30 Financial Performance 30 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 31 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 32 Section 4 - Appendix 33 Methodology 33 Ratio Definitions 33 About GlobalData 37 Contact Us 37 Disclaimer 37
List of Tables Unicharm Corporation, Key Facts 6 Unicharm Corporation, Key Employees 7 Unicharm Corporation, Major Products and Services 8 Unicharm Corporation, History 10 Unicharm Corporation, Other Locations 17 Unicharm Corporation, Subsidiaries 18 Unicharm Corporation, Key Manufacturing Facilities 19 Unicharm Corporation, Key Competitors 26 Unicharm Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 27 Unicharm Corporation, Annual Ratios 28 Unicharm Corporation, Interim Ratios 31 Currency Codes 33 Capital Market Ratios 33 Equity Ratios 34 Profitability Ratios 34 Cost Ratios 35 Liquidity Ratios 35 Leverage Ratios 36 Efficiency Ratios 36
List of Figures Unicharm Corporation, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 30 Unicharm Corporation, Ratio Charts 32