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Unicharm Corp ADR UNICY

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Company Profile

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Focusing on personal hygiene products utilizing non-woven fabric, Unicharm is the largest disposable baby diapers, feminine sanitary and adult incontinence products manufacturer in Japan and in Asia. Its personal-care business accounted for 87% of its sales as of 2019, with the balance from mainly the pet care. Unicharm generates 62% sales from overseas, of which nearly three quarters of sales are from Asia, mostly China, Indonesia and Thailand. India, followed by Vietnam, is the fastest rising market. Outside Asia, it also operates in Saudi Arabia, Americas and Europe. Drugstores, supermarkets, baby product specialty stores as well as e-commerce are the key sales channels.

Contact
3-5-27, Mita, Minato-ku, Sumitomo Fudosan Mita Twin Building
Tokyo, 108-8575, Japan
T +81 334515111
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Household & Personal Products
Most Recent Earnings Sep 30, 2020
Fiscal Year End Dec 31, 2020
Stock Type
Employees 18,085