Sojitz Corporation


Business Overview

Automotive Division

Our core automotive businesses involve CBU exports, local assembly and sales, and the wholesale business. We are developing these businesses in the ASEAN region, Russia, the NIS, and other regions where we anticipate demand for automobiles. In addition to expanding our dealership business in countries such as the Americas, Japan, and Russia, we are also focusing our efforts on a sophisticated multimodal logistics service for automotive parts in the ASEAN region and growing our quality assurance business and financing business in the Americas along with our automobile-related FinTech services.

Aerospace & Transportation Project Division

Our efforts are focused on our aerospace business, including sales representation for commercial/defense products and services, leasing, part-out, and business jets. In terms of our transport infrastructure business, we are involved in airport management and railways. We also have a marine vessels business, handling all sorts of marine vessels, including new and secondhand vessels, and related vessel machinery.

Machinery & Medical Infrastructure Division

In addition to handling industrial machinery and bearings, we are involved in expanding our hospital Public-Private Partnership(PPP) business and creating healthcare businesses in associated fields. We aim to create new businesses, especially a plant EPC business and environmental businesses. We will also expand into the areas of start-up investment and advanced industries.

Energy & Social Infrastructure Division

We are engaged in constructing a gas and LNG value chain based on an integrated business, which includes everything from LNG procurement to receiving terminals and gas-fired power plants. In the renewable energy business, we are concentrating on solar and wind power generation. We are also focused on developing sophisticated social infrastructure based on advancements in AI and the IoT.

Metals & Mineral Resources Division

We are focusing our efforts on trading and upstream investment in ferrous materials and metal resources such as coal, iron ore, base metals and rare metals. In addition, we are creating new business models resilient to market conditions that will provide stable earnings.

Chemicals Division

We are involved in the trade and investment of liquid chemicals (mainly methanol), petrochemical products such as plastics, and inorganic chemicals and industrial minerals such as industrial salt and rare earths.

Foods & Agriculture Business Division

We operate businesses that provide reliable and safe food, and we are expanding our agribusiness, feed business, marine products business, foodstuffs business, among others.

Retail & Lifestyle Business Division

We are focused on a diverse range of business that can respond to consumer needs both in Japan and overseas. These include our food distribution business, shopping center management business, brand business, consumer goods distribution business, textile business, and forest resources business.

Industrial Infrastructure & Urban Development Division

Our businesses are the development for the foundation of industry and urban life both in Japan and overseas including businesses of overseas industrial park, overseas urban infrastructure, domestic real estate, J-REIT management, and comprehensive living support.

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