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									           Tosoh Corporation (4042) - Financial and Strategic Analysis Review

       Reference Code: GDME6257FSA                                                                                      Publication Date: AUG 2010

       3-8-2 Shiba                           Phone             +81 3 54275123                         Revenue            628,706 (million JPY)
       Minata-ku, TKY                        Fax                                                      Net Profit         -25,263 (million JPY)
       105-0014                              Website           www.tosoh.co.jp                        Employees          11,172
       Japan                                 Exchange          4042 [Tokyo Stock Exchange]            Industry           Medical Equipment

      Company Overview
       Tosoh Corporation (Tosoh) is a leading producer of caustic soda and soda ash in Japan. Tosoh is a global supplier of inorganic
       chemicals, petrochemicals, and specialty materials. The company, along with its subsidiaries, caters to the semiconductor,
       pharmaceutical, health care and food, and many other related and diverse industries. Tosoh is also involved in the development
       of products and service provision in the field of water purification and environment monitoring. The Tosoh Group constitutes 140
       companies principally serving in Japan, US, Europe, Asia Pacific inclusive of China, Indonesia, Philippines, Republic of Korea
       and Singapore. The company is headquartered at Tokyo, Japan.

      Key Executives                                                                 SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                   Title                    Tosoh Corporation, SWOT Analysis
      Takashi Tsuchiya                      Chairman                                 Strengths                 Weaknesses

      Shuji Yamane                          Director
                                                                                                                         Declining Market Share in
                                                                                     Strong Growth Prospects
      Yasuyuki Koie                         Director                                                                     Sector
      Yoshihiko Abe                         Director                                 Diversified Business
                                                                                                                         Limited Operating Margin
      Masahiro Kawaguchi                    Director
      Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research
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                                                                                     Opportunities                      Threats
      Share Data
       Tosoh Corporation                                                             Increasing Demand from      Concerns of Economic
       Share Price (JPY) as on 27-Aug-2010                                217.0      Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Recession

       EPS (JPY)                                                          11.50
                                                                                     Africa – Attractive Destination Competition
       Market Cap (million JPY)                                        129,834       for Chemical Firms
       Enterprise Value (million JPY)                                  486,313

       Shares Outstanding (million)                                            598
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
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