Panasonic April-September financial results decrease Sales and profits decrease Impact of new corona October 29, 19:09

Panasonic, a major electronics manufacturer, posted lower sales and profits for the six months to last month due to a drop in sales of video equipment for aircraft due to the impact of the new coronavirus.

According to the group's financial results for the six months to last month announced by Panasonic, sales decreased by 20.4% from the same period of the previous year to 3,059.1 billion yen, and the final profit decreased by 51.6% to 48.8 billion yen. I did.

This is because the sales of video equipment for aircraft fell as the production of aircraft decreased due to the influence of the new coronavirus, and the sales of housing-related equipment also decreased.

On the other hand, compared to the financial results for the three months up to June due to the final deficit, the final profit turned into the black.

Regarding this, the company's battery business for the American electric car maker "Tesla" fell into the red in the three months until June, but after that, demand recovered and it turned into the black, as well as air purifiers and He explained that sales of home appliances such as refrigerators are strong and that business performance is on a recovery trend.