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Profit Margin in Asia Almost at 2008 Bottom

 

  • Looking at the red and blue bars you can see that revenue and net profit grew at a similar pace in 2006-2007, before the global financial crisis hit
  • By 2010, Asian companies had almost recovered and the net profits were almost back on par with the revenue
  • Revenue in 2015 was 21% higher compared to 2010, while net profit was 6% lower. The net profit margin has deteriorated to a level that is close to 2008 when the global financial crisis hit
  • As of 2015, revenue had grown by 115% since 2006, while net profit merely grew by 60% during the same period of time

 


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