Our Strengths

As part of Sumitomo Corporation we aim to be recognised as an organisation of unmatched excellence that can meet and excel at satisfying our customers’ requirements. We utilise our distinctive strengths to be the best at what we do.

Our strengths help us to respond to the varied needs of our customers wherever they are based and we will continue to demonstrate our ceaseless commitment to our stakeholders.


Based on Sumitomo’s business philosophy, we have cultivated the trust of our customers over our many years of operation. This is the most fundamental and valuable asset of our business.

Global Network

With offices, subsidiaries and associated companies located worldwide, the Sumitomo Corporation business network provides a platform for the prompt and secure transfer of goods, funds and information. A global team of more than 72,000 spans 67 countries providing local expertise at a global level.

Risk Management

As an integrated trading company which has been in existence for many years we have built a robust risk management system that expertly manages diverse risks associated with credit standing and market and enterprise operations.

Business Development

We excel in business creation, which involves identifying promising new products, developing new markets, and organising appropriate business development.

Global Relations

Sumitomo Corporation has established close and multifaceted relations with over 100,000 business partners around the world across varied industries. In every country in which we operate we establish strategic alliances with local partners who are instrumental to our continuous growth.

Intellectual Capital

The wealth of know-how, experience and information accumulated by our skilled personnel in diverse fields is an important element of our solid business foundation. Such capabilities enable us to offer tailored and innovative solutions to help our customers be competitive.

Logistics Solutions

In addition to the ability to provide a wide range of integrated logistic services, we also have the capacity to develop and deploy services to match supply and demand such as optimised inventory management systems and just-in-time delivery.

Our People

We firmly believe our people are our future and are integral to what we do. Key to our business model are the relationships we develop with our customers. This is due to the dedication and drive of our people.