Notice of revision of consolidated performance forecast
February 9, 2021
Asahi Kasei Corp.
The consolidated performance forecast for fiscal 2020 (April 1, 2020 – March 31, 2021) announced on November 6, 2020, has been revised as shown below based on recent performance trends.
1. Revision of consolidated forecast
|Net income attributable to owners of the parent
|cf. fiscal 2019||2,151,646||177,264||184,008||103,931||74.85|
2. Reason for revision
Net sales, operating income, and ordinary income are now expected to exceed the previous forecast with firm performance in each sector. Net income attributable to owners of the parent is now expected to fall short of the previous forecast due to the recording of a loss on fire at plant facilities in electronics operations, and income tax expenses being incurred in relation to capital reallocation among overseas subsidiaries in the Health Care sector.
- Note:This forecast is based on the best information available at this time, but actual outcomes may differ due to a variety of factors which cannot be foreseen.