This report is prepared for overseas investors and compiled based on contents of the Annual Securities Report ("Yukashoken Hokokusho") / Quarterly Securities Report ("Shihanki Hokokusho") of Mitsui & Co., Ltd. filed with the Chief of the Kanto Local Finance Bureau of the Ministry of Finance of Japan.
This report is an annual securities report of Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (“Mitsui”) filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Mitsui has not filed the Form 20-F with the SEC since the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011 due to its deregistration from the SEC. The English translations of the Annual Securities Reports filed with the Director of the Kanto Local Finance Bureau pursuant to the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act of Japan are on "Securities Reports".
This website contains statements (including figures) regarding Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (“Mitsui”)'s corporate strategies, objectives, and views of future developments that are forward-looking in nature and are not simply reiterations of historical facts. These statements are presented to inform stakeholders of the views of Mitsui's management but should not be relied on solely in making investment and other decisions. You should be aware that a number of important risk factors could lead to outcomes that differ materially from those presented in such forward-looking statements. These include, but are not limited to, (i) change in economic conditions that may lead to unforeseen developments in markets for products handled by Mitsui, (ii) fluctuations in currency exchange rates that may cause unexpected deterioration in the value of transactions, (iii) adverse political developments that may create unavoidable delays or postponement of transactions and projects, (iv) changes in laws, regulations, or policies in any of the countries where Mitsui conducts its operations that may affect Mitsui's ability to fulfill its commitments, and (v) significant changes in the competitive environment. In the course of its operations, Mitsui adopts measures to control these and other types of risks, but this does not constitute a guarantee that such measures will be effective.