Dividends

The trend of dividends paid and to be paid by Asahi Kasei Corp.

The company’s basic policy is to strive for stable dividends and increased dividends through continuous earnings growth while maintaining an appropriate internal reserve to perform well-balanced investment for growth and return to shareholders.

The interim dividend for fiscal 2018 was ¥17 per share in consideration of the above stated policy. Year-end dividends will be determined based on fiscal 2018 consolidated net income results in consideration of total return ratio target of 35%.

  FY 2009 FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Interim ¥5 ¥5 ¥7 ¥7 ¥7 ¥9 ¥10 ¥10 ¥14 ¥17
Year-end ¥5 ¥6 ¥7 ¥7 ¥10 ¥10 ¥10 ¥14 ¥20 ¥17 (planned)
Total ¥10 ¥11 ¥14 ¥14 ¥17 ¥19 ¥20 ¥24 ¥34 ¥34 (planned)