|For the current interim period, revenue from processing fees fell by 10.7% with a decline in production volume of orders received mainly with respect to products of high processing fees compared to last year when there was an extreme heatwave.
On the other hand, although the Company made efforts to reduce manufacturing costs, the Company was unable to fully offset the fall in processing fees.
Sales and profits therefore showed a major fall both on last year and on the planned figures.
Summry of the results is set out below.
Net sales ¥15.0billion (-20.9% from the previous year), Operating income ¥794million (-45.7%), Net income ¥869million (-49.5%), Net income per share ¥86.14
Net sales ¥15.0billion (-20.5% from the previous year), Operating income ¥772million (-46.5%), Net income ¥435million (-40.0%), Net income per share ¥85.40
Annual dividends per share will be ¥20,which includes an interim dividend of ¥10.