We have the net profits of the three major Japanese
mobile operators over the last 6-10 years as
graphics in our blog:
Since all these companies were public during this time the numbers
are official reports by the operators to the Stock Exchange Authorities,
to the Japanese Government and to share holders - so I think that these
numbers are as close as one can get to reality.
On Mar 10, 2006, at 14:27 , Philip Sugai wrote:
> Regarding a previous post about Vodafone's profitability, while their
> 2005 net income was high (162 billion yen), their 5-year
> performance in
> Japan has been anything but smooth. In 2001 their net income was 17.5
> billion yen, in 2002 however they had a net loss of 66 billion yen,
> recovered in 2003 with net income at 79.5 billion yen, only to have a
> net loss of 100 billion yen in 2004.
Received on Fri Mar 10 11:36:56 2006