Sakata Seed Corp

Overview

SAKATA SEED CORPORATION (Sakata Seed) is an agriculture company. The company carries out the production and sales of vegetable seeds, flower seeds, grass seeds, vegetable seedlings, flower seedlings, bulbs, agricultural materials, and gardening materials. It is also involved in breeding, research, seeding technical guidance, landscaping and greening work, greenhouse work, agricultural facility works design, supervision, and contract seed production, research and development. Sakata Seed markets its products through wholesale and retail stores across Japan and worldwide through sales network. The company operates in Asia Pacific, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East and Africa. Sakata Seed is headquartered in Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, Japan.
Key Stats
Address
2-7-1, Nakamachidai, Tsuzuki-ku, Tsuzuki-ku, YOKOHAMA-SHI, Kanagawa
Headquarters

Japan

Contact

81 45 9458800

No of Employees

2,559

Industry

Agriculture and Forestry

Ticker Symbol & Exchange​

1377 [TYO]

Revenue (2021)

$653 m

12.3% (2021 vs 2020)
Net Income (2021)

$72 m

25.2% (2021 vs 2020)
Net Profit Margin

11 %

11.6% (2021 vs 2020)
Market Cap *

$1,586 m

EPS *

$1.6

  *Note: Ratios based on the share price as of 8-September-2021, in absolute numbers and US$.

Peer Comparison

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Key Information
Headquarters Japan Japan Japan Japan
Headquarter City YOKOHAMA-SHI MAEBASHI-SHI IBARAKI-SHI UWAJIMA-SHI
Headquarter State/Province Kanagawa - Osaka Ehima
No. of Employees 2,559 671 582 280
Entity Type Public Public Private Public

Products & Services

Sakata Seed produces and sells seedlings, bulbs and agricultural/gardening materials. The key products and services of the company include the following:

Products
  • Vegetable Seeds
  • Flower Seeds
  • Grass Seeds
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Services
  • Breeding
  • Research
  • Seeding Technical Guidance
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Key Financial Charts
Sales Growth
Operating Margin
Net Income Growth
EPS (Earnings per Share)
Debt to Equity Ratio
Return on Assets

Employees

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History

Year Event Description
1913 Incorporation/Establishment The company was founded.

Locations


Sakata Seed America

Address

18095 Serene Drive, Morgan Hill
United States of America

Telephone

1 408 7787758

Website

www.sakata.com
Sakata Seed de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.

Address

Av. Vallarta #6503 Local B-10,
Torre Concentro, Colonia Ciudad Granja,
Zapopan, Jalisco, 45010, Mexico, Av. Vallarta #6503 Local B-10,
Torre Concentro, Colonia Ciudad Granja, Zapopan
Mexico

Telephone

52-33-3897-0776

Website

www.sakata.com.mx
Sakata Seed Iberica SL

Address

Plaza Poeta Vicente Gaos, 6 - Bj, Valencia
Spain

Telephone

34 - 963563427

Website

www.sakata.com

Deals

Number of Deals
Deal Value (US$ m)

Latest Deals

Announced Date Headline Deal Type Acquirers / Investors / Surviving Entity Issuer / partner / Target
27 Nov 2013 Sakata Seed to acquire stake in Genetwister Technologies Acquisition Sakata Seed Corp Genetwister Technologies BV