Our Business

Six business areas

Iron ore business/West Angelas Mine (Australia)


Through business development, logistics and trading of mineral and metal resources, metals and steel products, we reinforce a comprehensive value chain to secure a stable supply of the resources, materials and products necessary for both industry and society. We are also active in metal recycling and other initiatives to develop industrial solutions to environmental issues.

Passenger transportation business/Light Rail Transit (Brazil)

Machinery & Infrastructure

We contribute to creating better lives through the long-term, reliable supply of social infrastructure such as electricity, gas, water, railways and other logistics infrastructure. We provide sales, financing, lease, transportation and logistics, and project investment in a wide range of machineries, including large-scale plants, marine resource development facilities, ships, aerospace, motor vehicles, construction/mining machinery and industrial machinery.

Salt field business/Shark Bay Salt Field (Australia)


Our chemicals business encompasses trade and investment in a range of industries, from upstream chemicals such as basic chemicals and fertilizer resources, through to downstream chemicals such as functional materials, electronics materials, fertilizers, agricultural chemicals and specialty chemicals. We are also pursuing new initiatives such as green chemicals.

LNG business / Sakhalin II LNG project (Russia)


Through upstream development, logistics and trading of energy resources such as oil, natural gas/LNG, coal and uranium, we contribute to the stable supply of energy vital to both industry and society. As part of efforts to achieve a low-carbon society, we are also actively involved in next-generation energy and environmental businesses.

Healthcare network providing full spectrum of healthcare services/Columbia Asia (Malaysia)


Adapting to changes in consumption and lifestyles while meeting consumers' diverse needs, we provide value-added products and services, develop businesses and make investments in the fields of food resources, food products, retail support business, medical and healthcare, fashion, forestry plantation resources, and real estate-related business.

TV shopping business/QVC Japan (Japan)

Innovation & Corporate Development

Through our ICT, Finance and Logistics business, we work on a diverse range of projects aimed at developing innovative business and expanding our business field. At the same time, we aim to strengthen our company-wide earnings base by pursuing strategic projects and new opportunities and providing specialized functions that contribute to the whole Mitsui & Co. group.