Our Business

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

Metal ProductsMetal Products
Metal Products
Transportation & Construction SystemsTransportation & Construction Systems
Transportation & Construction Systems
Media & DigitalMedia & Digital
Media & Digital
Living Related & Real EstateLiving Related & Real Estate
Living Related & Real Estate
Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical & ElectronicsMineral Resources, Energy, Chemical & Electronics
Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical & Electronics

Sumitomo Corporation Group conducts business activities in a wide range of industries on a global scale, with its six business units include Metal Products, Transportation and Construction Systems, Infrastructure, Media and Digital, Living Related and Real Estate, Mineral Resources, Energy, and Chemical and Electronics 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 Us

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

1919in Japan
Global Network
66Countries and Regions
Number of Group Employees
72,823Employees Worldwide
Shareholder's Equity

* As of September 30, 2020

Sumitomo Corporation (“SC”) is a leading Fortune 500 global trading and business investment company with 114 locations in overseas countries/regions and 22 locations in Japan.

The entire SC Group consists of more than 900 companies and 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.