Sojitz Corporation


Business Overview

Automotive Division

Conducts automotive assembly, wholesale, and retail sales. We have operations in growing markets such as Asia, Russia & NIS, and Latin America as well as in mature markets such as Japan and the U.S. In addition, we are actively focusing our efforts on bolstering our auto-financing business and on building cutting edge automotive-related service businesses.

Aerospace & Transportation Project Division

Manages aerospace industry businesses as a sales agent for commercial aircrafts and defense-related equipment and services, in addition to handling leasing, part-out, and business jets. In our transport infrastructure business, we are developing airport management and contributing to the railroad industry through rail construction and MRO business. Our marine vessels business handles multiple types of vessels, including new and secondhand vessels.

Infrastructure & Healthcare Division

By combining Sojitz’s unique functions and ideas, we are providing new solutions and creating value in business areas such as energy, telecommunications, urban infrastructure, and healthcare in response to social issues around the world, including the growing demand for infrastructure and healthcare due to economic growth in emerging countries, climate change, digitalization, and the diversification of values.

Metals, Mineral Resources & Recycling Division

In addition to upstream investment and trading in metal resources and ferrous materials, we have made a full-scale entry into the Circular Economy field, including recycling, and are working to create and promote new businesses that respond to society’s needs.

Chemicals Division

Conducts a wide range of trading and business, from basic chemicals such as methanol, to functional materials focusing on plastics, as well as inorganic chemicals such as industrial salts and rare earths. We are also developing businesses in the environmental and life science fields to contribute to building a low-carbon, circular economy society.

Consumer Industry & Agriculture Business Division

Working on building sustainable business models in the fields of agribusiness, foodstuffs, marine products, animal feed, and forest products in order to contribute to food safety and security as well as comfortable living spaces, with the goal of achieving a higher quality of life for all.

Retail & Consumer Service Division

Focused on a diverse range of business that can respond to consumer needs both in Japan and overseas. These include our food distribution, shopping center management, brand, consumer goods distribution, textile, and real estate businesses.

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