Olympus America

Global Information

Company Outline

Company Name:
Olympus Corporation
October 12, 1919
President and Representative Director:
Hiroyuki Sasa
Head Office:
Shinjuku Monolith, 3-1 Nishi-Shinjuku 2-chome, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-0914, Japan
Business Lines:
Manufacture and sales of precision machineries and instruments
124.5 billion yen (As of March 31, 2017)
Consolidated Net Sales:
748.1 billion yen (Fiscal year ended March 31, 2017)
Consolidated Headcount:
34,687 (As of March 31, 2017)

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Share of Net Sales by Business Segment (Unit: Billions of Yen)

Fiscal year ended March 2017: Total 748.1 billion Yen, Medical Systems 575.3 billion Yen (76.9%), Scientific Solutions 93.2 billion Yen (12.5%), Camera and Audio 65.6 billion Yen (8.8%). Medical Systems Net Sales Breakdown: Endoscopes 322.9 billion Yen, Surgical Devices 182.6 billion Yen, Endo Therapy Devices 69.7 billion Yen.

Our largest business is our Medical Systems Business, making up nearly 80% of our global net sales.

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Number of Group Companies

Number of group companies: There are 108 group companies around the world, excluding Olympus Corporation, and including nonconsolidated subsidiaries and equity-method affiliates.

Net Sales and Operating Income

Net sales and operating income for the fiscal year ended March, from 2013 to 2017.  2013: Net Sales 743.9 billion Yen, Operating Income 35.1 billion Yen.  2014: Net Sales 713.3 billion Yen, Operating Income 73.4 billion Yen.  2015: Net Sales 764.7 billion Yen, Operating Income 91 billion Yen.  2016: Net Sales 804.6 billion Yen, Operating Income 104.5 billion Yen.  2017: Net Sales 748.1 billion Yen, Operating Income 765 billion Yen.

Net Sales by Region (Unit: Billions of Yen)

Fiscal year ended March 2017: Total 748.1 billion Yen, Japan 21.3%, North America 34.2%, Europe 23.4%, Asia Pacific 19.2%, Other Region 1.9%.