Marubeni Corporation: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Marubeni Corporation

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Marubeni Corporation                                                          Financial Snapshot

                                                                              Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                        4-2, Ohtemachi 1-chome, Tokyo, 100-   The company reported revenue of US$41,942.95
Headquarters Address
                                        8088,Japan                            million during the fiscal year 2011 (2011). The
                                                                              company's revenue grew at a CAGR of 7.80% during
Telephone                               + 81 3 32822313
                                                                              2007–2011, with an annual growth of 12.31% over
                                                                              2010. In 2011, the company recorded an operating
Fax                                     N/A                                   margin of 3.56%, as against 3.17% in 2010.

Website                                 www.marubeni.co.jp
                                                                              Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange           8002, The Tokyo Stock Exchange

Number of Employees                     4,020

Fiscal Year End                         March

Revenue (in US$ million)                41,942.95

Revenue (in JPY million)                3,683,849.00




SWOT Analysis                                                                 Return on Equity

Strengths                               Weaknesses                            The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of
                                                                              17.65% for 2011, as compared to its peers, Mitsui &
Balanced business portfolio             Over dependence on Japan market       Co., Ltd. (Ticker: 8031), San-AI Oil Co., Ltd. (Ticker:
                                                                              8097) and Itochu Enex Co. Ltd. (Ticker: 8133), which
                                                                              recorded ROEs of 12.96%, 11.23% and 4.24%
Strong financial performance                                                  respectively. The company reported a net profit
                                                                              margin of 3.56% in 2011.
Opportunities                           Threats
                                                                              Return on Equity
Growing food market in India            Natural disasters

Opportunities from the nuclear sector   Shortage of Skilled Personnel

Potential in the emerging markets       Volatility in input Prices




                                                                              Liquidity Position

                                                                              The company reported a current ratio of 1.38 in 2011,
                                                                              as compared to its peers, Mitsui & Co., Ltd., San-AI
                                                                              Oil Co., Ltd. and Itochu Enex Co. Ltd., which recorded
                                                                              current ratios of 1.70, 1.18 and 1.21 respectively. As
                                                                              of March 2011, the company recorded cash and
                                                                              short-term investments of worth US$7,333.03 million,
                                                                              against US$2,833.75 million current debt. The
                                                                              company reported a debt to equity ratio of 3.29 in
                                                                              2011 as compared to its peers, Mitsui & Co., Ltd.,
                                                                              San-AI Oil Co., Ltd. and Itochu Enex Co. Ltd., which
                                                                              recorded debt to equity ratios of 1.44, 0.80 and 0.34
                                                                              respectively.




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1       Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2       Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3       Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................7
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 9
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................9
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................12
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................12
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................13
      2.2.3       Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio ..............................................................................................................................14
      2.2.4       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................15
      2.2.5       Solvency ..........................................................................................................................................................16
      2.2.6       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................17
    2.3       Competitive Benchmarking ..................................................................................................................................18
      2.3.1       Market Capitalization .......................................................................................................................................19
      2.3.2       Efficiency ..........................................................................................................................................................20
      2.3.3       Capital Expenditure ..........................................................................................................................................21
      2.3.4       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................22
      2.3.5       Turnover – Inventory and Asset .......................................................................................................................23
      2.3.6       Liquidity ............................................................................................................................................................24
3     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ........................................................................................... 25
    3.1       M&A and Partnerships Strategy ...........................................................................................................................25
4     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 41
5     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 43
    5.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................43
    5.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................43
    5.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................43
    5.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................43
    5.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................44
6     Marubeni Corporation - Company Statement ...................................................................................... 45
7     History ...................................................................
				
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