- Feb. 03, 2023
MOU Concluded on Collaboration for the First Commercial Production of Cellulosic Bioethanol from Woody Biomass in Japan and Its Development into Bio-chemical Products
- Feb. 03, 2023
Memorandum concluded on green hydrogen and ammonia production in Chile
- Jan. 23, 2023
Underwriting of Capital Increase by Nileworks through Third-Party Allotment
- Jan. 23, 2023
- News Release
Notice of Changes in Subsidiaries in Relation to the Transfer of the San Cristobal Mine Which Produces Silver, Zinc and Lead in Bolivia (PDF/201KB)Timely disclosure
- Jan. 20, 2023
Conclusion of a Global Exclusive Distribution Agreement in the Non-Ferrous Metals Field with an Israeli Startup: Security Matters
Sumitomo Corporation Group's Business
Six Business Fields and Creation of Next-Generation Businesses
Sumitomo Corporation Group conducts business activities in a wide range of industries on a global scale, with its business units, an initiative and regional organizations all over the world working closely together. Strategically and organically integrating our robust business foundation and our diverse, high-level functions, we create new values by staying a step ahead in dealing with changes and transcending existing frameworks as a way to help solve social issues.
About Sumitomo Corporation Group
At a Glance
- 1919in Japan
- Global Network
- 66Countries and Regions
- Number of Group Employees
- 75,487Employees Worldwide
- Shareholder's Equity
* As of September 30, 2022
Sumitomo Corporation (“SC”) is a leading Fortune 500 global trading and business investment company with 111 locations in overseas countries/regions and 20 locations in Japan.
The entire SC Group consists of approximately 900 companies and more than 70,000 personnel.
SC conducts commodity transactions in all industries utilizing worldwide networks, provides related customers with various financing, serves as an organizer and a coordinator for various projects, and invests in companies to promote greater growth potential.
Achieving Sustainable Growth with Society
Our View of Sustainability
The Sumitomo Corporation Group considers that sustainability means growing with society constantly by addressing social issues sincerely through its business activities.
With our material issues as the foundation for its management, the Group heightens its awareness of social issues at innumerable points of contact with society and efforts to address social issues through its business activities.
In addition to meeting our corporate social responsibilities, including environmental preservation, respect for human rights, and compliance, the Group participates social contribution initiatives, and contributes to realize the sustainable society.
The 100SEED program will bring together those working in the Sumitomo Corporation Group to discuss different ideas, develop social contribution activities and implement these activities around the world.
Integrated Report represents our vision for the future of the Group based on where it stands today.
The secret of an integrated trading company
Through this Gakken comic for children, we will answer the question "What is an integrated trading company?
Sumitomo Group Public Affairs Committee
Each company, which has a corporate philosophy and corporate culture unique to Sumitomo with a history of about 400 years, conducts public relations activities with the aim of enhancing trust in the Sumitomo Group and hoping for a better relationship with society.
- Oct. 03, 2022
Establishment of a Satellite Office in Phoenix, Arizona
- Mar. 31, 2022
Establishment of Sumitomo Corporation Group Forest Management Policy and Sumitomo Corporation Group Sourcing Policy for Forest Products
- Mar. 11, 2022
Advisory on fake websites arrogating Sumitomo Corporation’s corporate website