Increased revenues, lower income. Net sales increased slightly year on year to reach a record high. Operating income decreased by 45% year on year.
Among domestic and overseas net sales, Europe and the USA, China, and Asia were firm while sales in Japan and other regions were sluggish.
ROE was 8% and we are forecasting a decrease in annual dividends to 16 yen.
*As of April 1, 2016, the names of the Smart Infrastructure Company and the Eye Care Company were changed to the Smart Infrastructure Business and the Eye Care Business, respectively.