Basic Information

(As of April 5, 2022)
Stock Code
8098
Stock Listing
Tokyo Stock Exchange
Number of Shares Issued and Outstanding
57,714,127
Number of Shareholders
28,472 (As of March 31, 2022)
Independent Auditors
KPMG AZSA LLC
Notes: The Company retired 1,660,000 shares of treasury shares on August 22, 2014.
The Company retired 2,700,000 shares of treasury shares on February 16, 2022.
The Company retired 3,085,100 shares of treasury shares on April 5, 2022.

Principal Shareholders

(As of March 31,2022)
Number of Shares Held
(Thousands)
Percentages of Total Shares Outstanding(%)
Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. 13,836 24.1
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 6,163 10.7
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 2,032 3.5
Trust & Custody Services Bank, Ltd. (Mizuho Bank, Ltd. Retirement Benefit Trust Account re-entrusted by Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. ) 1,736 3.0
DFA INTL SMALL CAP VALUE PORTFOLIO 1,071 1.9
Maruishi Chemical Trading Co.,Ltd. 961 1.7
ASKA Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. 785 1.4
Mizuho Bank, Ltd. 744 1.3
NORTHERN TRUST CO. (AVFC)RE U.S. TAX EXEMPTED PENSION FUNDS SEC LENDING 670 1.2
THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON 140044 639 1.1
The Company owns 3,395,519 shares of treasury shares. This shareholding is not shown in the table and has not been included in the calculation of the shareholding ratio. However, shares of the Company held by Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust account E) as a trust property under the Board Benefit Trust (BBT) system is excluded from the number of the treasury shares, and hence, is included in the calculation of the ratio.

Shareholder Composition

As of March 31, 2022
State of distribution by owner