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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 Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)34,504(+6%)
Job Openings2
Share Price (Nov 2021)¥3.5 K(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore
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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 ¥2 t.
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Ajinomoto Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

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NualtraDecember 22, 2020

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Ajinomoto News and Updates

Fermentation chemicals market | Evolving Opportunities with Ajinomoto Co. Inc. and Archer Daniels Midland Co. | Expected Growth of $ 21.06 billion by 2025

NEW YORK, Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The global fermentation chemicals market is expected to grow by $ 21.06 bn during 2021-2025, as per Technavio. This marks a significant market slowdown compared to the 2020 growth estimates due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the first...

Global Spices Market Analysis Report 2020-2027: Market is Expected to Reach $9.70 Billion - Prominent Players are Kerry Group; McCormick; Associated British Foods; and Ajinomoto Co

Dublin, June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Spices Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Product (Pepper, Turmeric), by Form (Powder, Whole, Chopped & Crushed), by Region (North America, Europe, APAC, CSA, MEA), and Segment Forecasts, 2020-2027" report has been added to Researc…

Bright Peak Therapeutics Inc. and Ajinomoto Co., Inc. Enter into a Research Collaboration and License Agreement to Create Novel Immunocytokines

SAN DIEGO and TOKYO, March 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bright Peak Therapeutics Inc., a biotechnology company developing next generation immunotherapies for cancer and autoimmune disease, and Ajinomoto Co., Inc. ("Ajinomoto Co."), a leading technology provider for biopharmaceuticals and the owner…

Spices and Seasonings Market Size to Reach USD 22.87 Billion by 2026 | Top Leading Players-Ariake Japan Company, Sensient Technologies, Dohler Group, Ajinomoto Co., Inc., and More

[120 Pages Report] The global spices and seasonings market is expected to rise from USD 15.93 billion in 2018 to reach USD 22.87 billion by the end of 2026, exhibiting a CAGR of 4.7% between 2019 to 2026 [120 Pages Report] The global spices and seasonings market is expected to rise from USD 15.93 bi…

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
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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 Celanese, Kaneka and Village Green Apothecary.

  • 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.