Japan Corporate Profits

Non manufacturers managing to maintain their profitability.

Note: Total and Non-Manufacturing does not include Finance and Insurance.

Published quarterly by the Ministry of Finance. Updated till the quarter of January-March 2020 (published on June 1st, 2020).

Brief overview of “Corporate Statistics”:

Corporate statistics, published as "Surveys for the Financial Statements Statistics of Corporations by Industry” by the Ministry of Finance, is the survey about the financial condition of commercial corporations in Japan.

The sales of all industries excluding finance and insurance in 2019 totaled 1,067.9 trillion yen, and Investment excluding software in the same year totaled 45.4 trillion yen.

These statistics are used for estimating private non-residential investment of second preliminary quarterly GDP report.

Note: The seasonally adjusted series for Sales, Current Profit and Investment excluding software is published by the Ministry of Finance. The seasonally adjusted series for Capital Investment is our own. We used X13-ARIMA-SEATS developed by the U.S. Census Bureau with log transformation and automatic outlier detection options turned on.

For more information, visit the official government page

The Next Release Date: September 1st, 2020

Suggested Pages

Japan Gross Domestic Product

View Page

Industrial Production Japan

View Page

General Government Debt and Asset

View Page

Exchange Rates

View Page