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Ajinomoto is a food and chemical corporation which produces seasonings, cooking oils, TV dinners, sweeteners, amino acids, and pharmaceuticals. Its segments include Japan food products, international food products, life support and healthcare. The Japan food products segment offers seasonings and processed foods, frozen foods and coffee products. The international food products segment offers seasonings and processed foods, frozen foods, and umami seasonings for processed food manufacturers and sweeteners. The life support segment offers animal nutrition and specialty chemicals. The healthcare segment offers amino acids for intravenous drip, anti-cancer drugs, autoimmune disease drug, pharmaceutical intermediates and active ingredients for anti-aids drug, agrochemical surfactants and natural extracts. Its other business includes the business tie-ups, the packaging business, the logistics business and other service businesses.

HQChuo City, JP
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)34,504(+6%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)¥2.4 K(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Ajinomoto Office Locations

Ajinomoto has an office in Chuo City
Chuo City, JP (HQ)
1 Chome-15-1 Kyōbashi
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Ajinomoto Financials and Metrics

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Ajinomoto's current market capitalization is ¥1.3 t.
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Ajinomoto Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
NualtraDecember 22, 2020

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Ajinomoto News and Updates

Frozen Snacks Market Forecast to 2027 – Ajinomoto Co, ConAgra Foods, General Mills, McCain Foods Limited

Frozen Snacks Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Product Type (Vegetables and Fruit Snacks, Meat Poultry and Seafood Snacks, Bakery Products, Meat Substitutes, Frozen Desserts, Others); Distribution Channel (Hypermarkets and Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Online Stor…

$ 25,497.26 MN Biopharmaceuticals Contract Manufacturing Market 2020: Top Companies Samsung Biologics, Inno Biologics Ventures, Ajinomoto, WuXi Biologics

The Biosimilars Segment by Product is expected to grow at A Fast Pace over the Forecast Period. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

First Commercial Drug Manufactured via Ajinomoto Bio-Pharma Services' AJIPHASE Technology Receives FDA Approval

TOKYO, Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ajinomoto Bio-Pharma Services ("Aji Bio-Pharma"), a leading provider of biopharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing services, is pleased to announce that the US FDA has approved the first commercial drug manufactured via Aji Bio-Pharma's...

Functional Acids Market Demand & Competitive Analysis by 2026| Ajinomoto, ADM, Cargill

The global Functional Acids market is valued at XX million USD in 2020 and is expected to reach XX million USD by the end of 2026, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2020 and 2026. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Japan’s Jobs-for-Life System Ditched by Century-Old Ajinomoto

Japan’s Jobs-for-Life System Ditched by Century-Old Ajinomoto

Ajinomoto Bio-Pharma Services adquiere el interés restante de la empresa conjunta Granules OmniChem en India

WETTEREN, Bélgica, 29 de agosto de 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ajinomoto Bio-Pharma Services ("Aji Bio-Pharma"), proveedor líder de servicios de fabricación y desarrollo por contrato de productos biofarmacéuticos, ha anunciado hoy su intención de adquirir el restante 50 por ciento de interés en...
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Ajinomoto Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ajinomoto founded?

    Ajinomoto was founded in 1925.

  • How many employees does Ajinomoto have?

    Ajinomoto has 34,504 employees.

  • Who are Ajinomoto competitors?

    Competitors of Ajinomoto include Kaneka, Celanese and OhYeah! Nutrition.

  • Where is Ajinomoto headquarters?

    Ajinomoto headquarters is located at 1 Chome-15-1 Kyōbashi, Chuo City.

  • Where are Ajinomoto offices?

    Ajinomoto has an office in Chuo City.

  • How many offices does Ajinomoto have?

    Ajinomoto has 1 office.