- Sep. 13, 2022
Receipt of the FY2022 National Mining Society Award by Quebrada Blanca Copper Mine in the Republic of ChileHQ
- Sep. 07, 2022
Sumitomo Corporation's agrochemical subsidiary "Summit/Sumi/Sumisho Agro" Group develops a global brand identityHQ
- Sep. 01, 2022
Efforts underway to develop new offshore wind power projects in France and VietnamHQ
- Aug. 31, 2022
Start of operations at "SOSiLA Chuo Rinkan," a logistics facility located close to points of consumptionHQ
- Aug. 25, 2022
Joint Feasibility Study in South Korea for Producing Hydrogen by Ammonia Decomposition using PhotocatalystHQ
Sumitomo Corporation Group's Business
Collaborating our global network and business foundation as well as various superior functions,
we create new values by transcending existing frameworks as a way to help solve social issues.
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
We aim to be a global organization that constantly stays a step ahead in dealing with change,
creates new value, and contributes broadly to society.
At a Glance
* As of April 1, 2022
- 1919in Japan
- Global Network
- 66Countries and Regions
- Number of Group Employees
- 74,253Employees Worldwide
* As of March 31, 2022
- Shareholder's Equity
* As of March 31, 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
The Sumitomo Corporation Group aims to be a global organization that contributes broadly to society through its sound business activities.
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.
- Mar. 31, 2022
Establishment of Sumitomo Corporation Group Forest Management Policy and Sumitomo Corporation Group Sourcing Policy for Forest ProductsHQ
- Mar. 11, 2022
Advisory on fake websites arrogating Sumitomo Corporation’s corporate websiteHQ
- Dec. 24, 2021
Advisory on scam & fraudulent activitiesHQ