Providing Donations and Supplies for Natural Disasters

In the wake of large-scale natural disasters in and outside Japan, Sumitomo Corporation provides support in the form of donations and relief supplies along with its sincere hopes for the earliest possible recovery of the affected areas.

In the event of a large natural disaster, in cooperation with our offices located in the afflicted areas, Sumitomo Corporation Group promptly gathers information about the damage caused and support needed by the areas after the occurrence of the disaster. Based on the information thus collected, Group quickly determines the details of its support, including the monetary amounts and specific recipients, and provides the support to the victims.

Recent disaster donation toward relief efforts
September 2017 Earthquake-Hit Mexico the amount of 1,500,000 Mexico Pesos (approximately 9.45 million yen)
September 2017 Hurricane Harvey the amount of 150,000 US dollars
July 2017 Victims of the torrential rain in Northern Kyushu, Japan the amount of 2 million yen
April 2016 Earthquake-Hit of Kumamoto, Japan the amount of 10million yen
September 2015 the Typhoon Etau’s torrential rain flood, Japan the amount of 5 million yen
April 2015 Earthquake-Hit Nepal the amount of 2 million yen