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September 4, 2017

Sumitomo Corporation to Provide Monetary Donation to Support Relief Efforts for Hurricane Harvey

Tokyo, Japan – Sumitomo Corporation (Head Office: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Kuniharu Nakamura) hereby announces that it and Sumitomo Corporation of Americas will provide monetary donation to the amount of 150,000 US dollars toward relief efforts for the areas affected by Hurricane Harvey which struck the southern United States.
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August 10, 2017

Sumitomo Corporation Group Makes Investment in Online Brokerage for Trucking: Transfix, Inc. 

New York, NY – Sumitomo Corporation of Americas together with Sumitomo Corporation (collectively referred to as “SC Group”) announced today that they made several US million dollars investment in Transfix, Inc. (“Transfix” or “the Company”) a leading provider of on-demand trucking in the US$ 725 billion US truck logistics market...
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March 16, 2017

Sumitomo Corporation Group Announces Opening of Silicon Valley Office

New York, NY – Sumitomo Corporation (“Sumitomo”) together with Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (“SCOA”) announced today their plans to open a new SCOA office in Silicon Valley, effective April 1st. Read m...
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February 27, 2017

Sunstate Becomes Wholly-Owned Company of Sumitomo Corporation Group

NEW YORK, PRNewswire/ -- Sumitomo Corporation ("Sumitomo") announced today that it has acquired the remaining 20% interest in Sunstate Equipment Co., LLC ("Sunstate") through its subsidiary SMS International Corporati...
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January 26, 2017

SCOA Signs On As Participant in New York City Carbon Challenge

Mayor de Blasio Announces Major Expansion of NYC Carbon Challenge as 22 Commercial Owners and Tenants Commit to Dramatically Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Next 10 Years Read more...
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September 14, 2016

Sumitomo Subsidiary Perennial Power Expands US Operation

New York, NY  – Sumitomo Corporation Group subsidiary Perennial Power Holdings announced today that they are new participants in the operation of a natural gasā€fired power plant in New Jersey. Read more...
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August 25, 2016

SCOA Helps Mars Inc. Reach Its Environmental Goals

SCOA and Mars Inc. are working together. Read more about these reneawble energy efforts. Read more...
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August 12, 2016

Sumitomo Corporation Group and US Hybrid Have High Hopes for Hydrogen-Powered Public Transit

New York, NY – Sumitomo Corporation together with Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (collectively referred to as ”SC Group”) announced today their Strategic Collaboration Agreement with US Hybrid to support their desire...
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August 10, 2016

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas' Lawyer Named Finalist for Corporate Counsel Award

Houston, TX – Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (SCOA) is pleased to announce that Gabe Jones of their Houston office has been named as a finalist for Houston Business Journal’s Best Corporate Counsel Awards, which will be cel...
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May 25, 2016

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas Purchases Iconic Miami Tower

Miami, Florida – May 25, 2016 – Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (SCOA) announced today the close of their purchase of Miami Tower, a 47-story, 631,672-square-foot, trophy office building in Miami’s central business dis...
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April 05, 2016

Sumitomo Corporation Enters North American Railcar Axle Machining Business

New York, New York – April 5, 2016 – Sumitomo Corporation together with Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (collectively referred to as “the Sumitomo Corporation Group”) have entered into a 50/50 joint venture agree...
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January 26, 2016

Sumitomo Corporation Invests in Biomass Fuel Manufacturing Business in Brazil

NEW YORK, NY, January 26, 2016  – Sumitomo Corporation today signed a contract to acquire up to 20 percent of Cosan Biomassa S.A. ("Cosan Biomassa"), a subsidiary of the world’s largest sugar & ethanol comp...
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January 13, 2016

Sumitomo Corporation to Commence Operation of First Independent Large-Scale Battery Power Storage System

NEW YORK, NY, January 13, 2016 – SC and SCOA announced today they are to commence operation of their innovative battery power storage system, Willey Battery Utility, LLC, that they have been constructing in Hamilton County, Ohio si...
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November 10, 2014

Sumitomo and TouGas Oilfield Solutions announce Strategic Partnership and Investment

TouGas Oilfield Solutions announced today that SUMITOMO DEUTSCHLAND GMBH, a wholly owned subsidiary of its ultimate parent company Sumitomo Corporation, has finalized a strategic partnership and investment agreement with TouGas. &nbs...
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November 07, 2014

Howco Group Acquires CTL Engineering Ltd.

Glasgow, SCOTLAND – November 7, 2014 - Howco Group announced that it has completed the acquisition of Manchester, England based CTL Engineering Ltd. Howco primarily serves the oilfield services sector, with operations in the US, Sc...
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October 28, 2014

Satsumasendai City and Sumitomo Corporation Introduce Joint Project for Reused EV Battery Systems on Koshiki Islands in Japan

Tokyo, Japan - October 28, 2014 - Sumitomo Corporation and Satsumasendai City have agreed to carry out a joint project.   Read Article...
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May 01, 2014

Sumitomo Corporation Announces Financial Results for the Fiscal Year ended March 31, 2014

Tokyo, Japan - May 1, 2014 - Sumitomo Corporation announced its consolidated results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2014, prepared on the basis of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)...  Read Article...
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April 30, 2014

Sumitomo Corporation Expands Renewable Energy Portoflio as Sole Owner of Mesquite Creek Wind Farm in Texas

New York, New York, April 30, 2014  – Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (SCOA) and Sumitomo Corporation (SC) (collectively Sumitomo) have acquired the remaining shares of the Mesquite Creek Wind Farm..  Read Article...
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April 18, 2014

Sumitomo Corporation Acquires Trophy Class Office Building In Downtown Chicago

New York, New York, April 18, 2014  – Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (SCOA) announced today the acquisition of 203 North LaSalle, an office building in the heart of Chicago’s Central Loop District..  Read Arti...
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