( million yen)
2016/03 2017/03 2018/03 2019/03 2020/03 2021/03
FY 1,149,4271,091,1951,114,7841,114,3081,100,039-
3Q -811,613832,344836,617822,422-
2Q -522,454528,503540,151532,266-
1Q -262,866258,638268,366263,735247,927
( million yen)
2016/03 2017/03 2018/03 2019/03 2020/03 2021/03
FY 98,14496,85295,67293,23799,236-
3Q -79,61680,87374,95883,353-
2Q -46,25147,06245,04647,654-
1Q -24,18723,43622,04627,611-

* Business profit:
A profit indicator defined by Ajinomoto for administrative purposes
Sales -Cost of sales -Selling expenses, Research & development expenses and General & administrative expenses + Share of profit of associates and joint ventures

( million yen)
2016/03 2017/03 2018/03 2019/03 2020/03 2021/03
FY 98,77886,68480,81954,69848,795-
3Q -77,63679,37044,41849,274-
2Q -44,02747,56744,00621,386-
1Q -23,18723,96121,85426,82834,751
( million yen)
2016/03 2017/03 2018/03 2019/03 2020/03 2021/03
FY 80,93164,96668,17439,00428,969-
3Q -56,37662,92029,54231,098-
2Q -31,92836,27331,01112,347-
1Q -16,17518,26916,06219,17524,904
( million yen)
2016/03 2017/03 2018/03 2019/03 2020/03 2021/03
FY 71,29253,06560,12429,69818,837-
3Q -48,82855,45722,35123,169-
2Q -27,03231,30126,0837,088-
1Q -13,58315,74813,64416,47622,353