Overseas sales boost Nihon Nohyaku in 2010
Growth in overseas markets contributed to a 6% increase in consolidated agrochemical sales for Nihon Nohyaku in the year to September 30th 2010. Sales reached ¥40,391 million ($488 million at the current rate), including undisclosed landscaping and service revenues, which amounted to ¥1,573 million in fiscal 2009. However, domestic sales declined. Operating profit fell by 6.5% to ¥3,179 million ($38 million).