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Japan Home Decor Market to Reach $48.83 Billion by 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:53pm

Japan's Home Decor Market is estimated to be USD 39.85 Bn in 2022 and is expected to reach USD 48.83 Bn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 4.15%.

Key Points: 
  • Japan's Home Decor Market is estimated to be USD 39.85 Bn in 2022 and is expected to reach USD 48.83 Bn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 4.15%.
  • Japan's Home Decor Market is segmented based on Products, Price, Distribution Channel, and Location.
  • Products, the market is classified into Hair Care Products, Skin Care Products, Bath and Shower, Oral Care, Cosmetics and Makeup,, and Beauty Tools and Accessories.
  • Distribution Channel, the market is classified into Specialist Retail Stores, Supermarkets/Hypermarkets, Convenience Stores, Pharmacies/Drug Stores and Online Retail Channels.

India Home Decor Market Report 2022-2027: Surging Demand for Trending and Unique Products & Inclination Towards the Adoption of Eco-friendly Options Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:47pm

India's Home Decor Market is segmented based on Products, Price, Distribution Channel, and Location..

Key Points: 
  • India's Home Decor Market is segmented based on Products, Price, Distribution Channel, and Location..
    Products, the market is classified into Hair Care Products, Skin Care Products, Bath and Shower, Oral Care, Cosmetics and Makeup,, and Beauty Tools and Accessories.
  • Distribution Channel, the market is classified into Specialist Retail Stores, Supermarkets/Hypermarkets, Convenience Stores, Pharmacies/Drug Stores and Online Retail Channels.
  • The report provides a detailed analysis of the competitors in the market.
  • The report presents a detailed Ansoff matrix analysis for India's Home Decor Market.

Showa Denko Announces 2022 2Q Consolidated Financial Results

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 6:00am

TOKYO, Aug 4, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko K.K.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Aug 4, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko K.K.
  • (SDK; TSE:4004) today announced its 2022 2Q consolidated financial results.
  • 2022 Second Quarter Financial Results: Presentation Material
    Showa Denko Decides on Absorption-type Merger & Company Split, Trade Name Change, and Partial Amendment to Articles of Incorporation to Prepare for Its Transformation into Holding Company Structure
    Showa Denko K.K.
  • (SDK; TSE:4004, ADR:SHWDY) is a major manufacturer of chemical products serving from heavy industry to computers and electronics.

Showa Denko Revises Forecast of Consolidated Performance

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 6:00am

TOKYO, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) announces that, taking the Company's recent performance into account, it revises its forecast of consolidated business results for the first half of the year ending on December 31, 2022 and that for the full year ending on December 31, 2022, both of which were announced on February 13, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) announces that, taking the Company's recent performance into account, it revises its forecast of consolidated business results for the first half of the year ending on December 31, 2022 and that for the full year ending on December 31, 2022, both of which were announced on February 13, 2022.
  • Revision of forecast of consolidated business results for January 1 - June 30, 2022
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  • Revision of forecast of consolidated business results for January 1 - December 31, 2022
    In the first half of 2022, Semiconductor and Electronic Materials segment showed good performance.
  • With regard to the Company's full-year performance forecast for 2022, net sales are expected to exceed the previous forecast due partly to a weak yen and a rise in prices of products.

UK Home Decor Market Report 2022-2027: Consumer Demand in Emerging Countries & Increasing Adoption of Online Home Decor Products Driving Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, July 20, 2022 - 3:49pm

The UK's Home Decor Market is segmented based on Products, Price, Distribution Channel, and Location.

Key Points: 
  • The UK's Home Decor Market is segmented based on Products, Price, Distribution Channel, and Location.
  • Products, the market is classified into Hair Care Products, Skin Care Products, Bath and Shower, Oral Care, Cosmetics and Makeup,, and Beauty Tools and Accessories.
  • Distribution Channel, the market is classified into Specialist Retail Stores, Supermarkets/Hypermarkets, Convenience Stores, Pharmacies/Drug Stores and Online Retail Channels.
  • The report presents a detailed Ansoff matrix analysis for the UK's Home Decor Market.

Showa Denko Concludes MOU with SK Inc. to Give Consideration to a Plan to Cooperatively Produce High-Purity Gases for Semiconductors in North America

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 4:00am

(SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) and SK Incorporated concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to give consideration to a plan to start cooperative work to produce high-purity gases, which are used in semiconductor production processes, in North America.

Key Points: 
  • (SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) and SK Incorporated concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to give consideration to a plan to start cooperative work to produce high-purity gases, which are used in semiconductor production processes, in North America.
  • Supply-demand balance of high-purity gases for wiring process (front-end of semiconductor production process) in the US has been tightening.
  • Therefore, many semiconductor manufacturers in the US want to secure stable supply of high-purity gases for semiconductors.
  • To cope with these problems, SDK and SK Materials, which is an in-house independent company of SK Incorporated and produces high-purity gases for semiconductors, will start to give consideration to a plan to cooperatively produce high-purity gases for semiconductors in North America.

SDK and Microwave Chemical Start Joint Development of New Microwave-based Chemical Recycling Technology to Directly Transform Used Plastic into Basic Chemical Feedstock

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 2:30am

TOKYO, June 28, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK) (Tokyo: 4004) and Microwave Chemical Co., Ltd. (Microwave Chemical) have started joint development of a new microwave-based chemical recycling technology to directly transform used plastic into basic chemical feedstock.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, June 28, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK) (Tokyo: 4004) and Microwave Chemical Co., Ltd. (Microwave Chemical) have started joint development of a new microwave-based chemical recycling technology to directly transform used plastic into basic chemical feedstock.
  • SDK and Microwave Chemical will aim to develop a technology that decomposes used plastic containers and packaging by irradiating microwave, thereby producing basic chemical feedstock such as ethylene and propylene.
  • In the joint technology development, the two companies will use microwave heating, a kind of electric heating used also in a microwave oven.
  • (Chart 1) Taking advantage of such characteristics of microwave heating, we will aim to transform used plastic directly into basic chemical feedstock with low energy consumption and high efficiency.

Showa Denko to Consider Simplified Absorption-type Company Split

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Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 6:00am

Through the company split and use of common ground for global operations, Shinshu Showa will serve as a globalized controlling company.

Key Points: 
  • Through the company split and use of common ground for global operations, Shinshu Showa will serve as a globalized controlling company.
  • SDK will be the Company Splitting, and Shinshu Showa will be the Company Succeeding, in the Absorption-type Split.
  • This company split, to take place between SDK and its wholly-owned subsidiary, will fall into the category of Simplified Absorption-type Company Split prescribed in Article 784, paragraph (2), of the Companies Act.
  • - August 2022 (planned) Board of Directors' resolution on the company split; conclusion of an Absorption-type Company Split Agreement
    Since this company split will take place between SDK and its wholly-owned subsidiary, the influence on SDK's consolidated business results will be minimal.

Showa Denko Announces Record Date for Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting

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Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 6:00am

TOKYO, May 26, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK) (Tokyo: 4004) decided at its Board of Directors' meeting today to prescribe a record date for an extraordinary general shareholders' meeting scheduled for September 29, 2022 in accordance with Article 124 of the Companies Act (hereinafter "Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting"), as follows:

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, May 26, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK) (Tokyo: 4004) decided at its Board of Directors' meeting today to prescribe a record date for an extraordinary general shareholders' meeting scheduled for September 29, 2022 in accordance with Article 124 of the Companies Act (hereinafter "Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting"), as follows:
    2) Date of public notice concerning prescription of Record Date: June 15, 2022 (Wednesday)
    3) Method of public notice: An electronic public notice will be given on SDK's website at: https://www.sdk.co.jp/
    4) Persons entitled to exercise rights as of Record Date and content of the rights:
    The shareholders that have been entered or recorded in the final shareholder register as of the Record Date will be entitled to exercise their voting rights at Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting to be held in September 2022.
  • Date and hour of Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting, matters to be referred, etc.
  • Specifically, we are considering a company split in which Showa Denko Materials Co., Ltd. (hereinafter "SDMC") will succeed to entire businesses of SDK.
  • Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting will be convened to discuss relevant amendments to Articles of Incorporation.

Showa Denko Starts Shipment of Newly Developed HD Media for Record-breaking 26TB Near-line HDD

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Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 3:00am

(SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) has started shipment of newly developed 3.5-inch hard disk media (HD media) to be used in 26 terabyte (TB) hard disk drive (HDD), which has the largest storage capacity the HDD industry has ever produced(1).

Key Points: 
  • (SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) has started shipment of newly developed 3.5-inch hard disk media (HD media) to be used in 26 terabyte (TB) hard disk drive (HDD), which has the largest storage capacity the HDD industry has ever produced(1).
  • The new HD media support energy-assisted magnetic recording(2) and shingled magnetic recording(3)(SMR).
  • This time, by introducing Showa Denko Group's latest magnetic layer design and technology to produce fine crystals of magnetic substance on the surface of aluminum platter, we successfully developed HD media which have storage capacity of 2.6TB per platter, the largest one in the industry.
  • We will accelerate development of new HD media further, and aim to realize near-line HDD having storage capacity of more than 30TB by the end of 2023.