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Mitsubishi Corporation (三菱商事株式会社) is a general trading company. It combines ten business groups that operate across industries such as natural gas, industrial materials, petroleum and chemicals, mineral resources, industrial infrastructure, automotive and mobility, food industry, consumer industry, power solution, and urban development. Through these business groups, Mitsubishi Corporation engages in trading operations as well as project development, production, and manufacturing operations.

TypePublic
Founded1950
HQTokyo, JP
Websitemitsubishicorp.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)82,997(-3%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥14.8 T(-8%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)¥3.6 K(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Mitsubishi Corporation

Ken Kobayashi

Ken Kobayashi

Chairman of the Board
Hiroshi Nakanishi

Hiroshi Nakanishi

Executive Vice President & Group CEO, Power Solution Group
Yoshinori Katayama

Yoshinori Katayama

Managing Director
Takehiko Kakiuchi

Takehiko Kakiuchi

Member of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer
Kazuyuki Masu

Kazuyuki Masu

Corporate Functional Officer, CFO, Member of the Board, EVP
Akira Murakoshi

Akira Murakoshi

Corporate Functional Officer, CDO, Human Resources, Global Strategy, Member of the Board, EVP
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Mitsubishi Corporation Office Locations

Mitsubishi Corporation has offices in Tokyo, Chiyoda City, Fukuoka, Hiroshima and in 105 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
3-1, Marunouchi 2-Chome, Chiyoda-ku
Chiyoda City, JP
2-chōme-3-1 Marunouchi
Fukuoka, JP
2-chōme-12-1 Tenjin, Chuo Ward
Hiroshima, JP
13-15 Noborichō, Naka Ward
Nagoya, JP
17th Floor, Dai Nagoya Building, 8-12 Meieki 3-chome, Nakamura-ku,
Naha, JP
9th Floor, Kokuba Building, 3-21-1 Kumoji, Naha-shi
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Mitsubishi Corporation Financials and Metrics

Mitsubishi Corporation Revenue

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Mitsubishi Corporation's revenue was reported to be ¥14.78 t in FY, 2019 which is a 8.2% decrease from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

2.7t

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

379.7b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

14.2%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

40.2b

Market capitalization (15-Sept-2021)

5.2t

Closing stock price (15-Sept-2021)

3.6k

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

1.5t

EV

11.1t
Mitsubishi Corporation's current market capitalization is ¥5.2 t.
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

7.6t16.1t14.8t

Revenue growth, %

18%113%(8%)

Cost of goods sold

5.7t14.1t13.0t

Gross profit

1.9t2.0t1.8t
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

3.9t4.0t4.2t3.9t3.8t3.7t2.7t

Cost of goods sold

3.4t3.5t3.7t3.5t3.4t3.3t2.3t

Gross profit

502.9b510.7b517.9b483.9b419.2b449.9b379.7b

Gross profit Margin, %

13%13%12%12%11%12%14%
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.0t1.2t1.3t

Accounts Receivable

3.5t3.7t3.2t

Inventories

1.2t1.2t1.3t

Current Assets

6.8t7.0t6.9t
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

1.0t1.1t1.3t1.2t1.2t1.3t1.5t

Accounts Receivable

3.7t3.7t3.7t3.7t3.4t3.6t2.8t

Inventories

1.2t1.2t1.3t1.2t1.3t1.4t1.3t

Current Assets

6.8t6.9t7.3t7.1t6.8t7.3t6.5t
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

610.4b645.8b592.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

254.0b250.5b448.4b

Inventories

(60.3b)(20.1b)(73.4b)

Accounts Payable

224.8b44.6b(487.7b)
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

219.8b339.1b486.9b174.2b269.9b422.3b40.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

60.9b122.7b186.7b109.3b218.7b334.2b131.9b

Inventories

(40.5b)(3.7b)(116.1b)(46.0b)(116.0b)(192.6b)(709.0m)

Accounts Payable

88.7b130.9b205.0b(18.4b)(244.6b)(151.7b)(336.3b)
JPYFY, 2018

EV/CFO

5.4 x

Revenue/Employee

97.7m

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.6 x

P/E Ratio

0.1
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Mitsubishi Corporation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Eneco GroupMarch 25, 2020€4.1 b
CermaqSeptember 22, 2014
Flexitech HoldingDecember 20, 2007
AGREX ASIA PTE. LTD.
Agrex do Brasil S.A.
AGREX, Inc.
ASAHI KIZAI CO.,LTD.
ASIA MODIFIED STARCH CO., LTD
Cape Flattery Silica Mines Pty., Ltd.
Cermaq Group AS
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Mitsubishi Corporation Revenue Breakdown

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Mitsubishi Corporation revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.3% from Industrial Materials, 27.3% from Petroleum and Chemicals, 11.8% from Mineral Resources, 11.5% from Food Industry, 23.1% from Consumer Industry and 13.0% from Other

Mitsubishi Corporation revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 54.8% from Japan, 13.4% from Singapore, 11.2% from USA and 20.6% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

Mitsubishi Corporation's employees are reported to be approximately 26% female and 74% male.
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Mitsubishi Corporation Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Mitsubishi Corporation Online and Social Media Presence

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Mitsubishi Corporation Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    60/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    82/100

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Mitsubishi Corporation News and Updates

Mitsubishi Corporation And Shell Sign MoU To Collaborate On Hydrogen Plans In Alberta

Mitsubishi Corporation And Shell Sign MoU To Collaborate On Hydrogen Plans In Alberta

Mitsubishi Corporation and Shell Sign MoU to Collaborate on Hydrogen Plans in Alberta

Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and Shell Canada Products, by its managing partner, Shell Canada Limited (Shell Canada) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding relating to the production of low-carbon hydrogen through the use of carbon capture and storage (CCS) near Edmonton, Canada.

Joint Study to Commence on the Supply of Ethylene Derivatives derived from Bio-based Raw Materials

ENEOS Corporation (ENEOS), Nippon Shokubai Co., Ltd. (Nippon Shokubai) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) have agreed to undertake a joint feasibility study on the manufacturing and sale of ethylene derivatives derived from bio-based raw materials (bio-derivatives). This will be the first such undertak…

AHEAD to Support Decarbonization at Petroleum Refineries Through MCH Hydrogen Supply Chain from Brunei

Chiyoda Corporation, Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsui & Co., Ltd. and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha are pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement with ENEOS Corporation to supply hydrogen produced in Brunei for use in the latter’s refinery decarbonization trials

Financial Results

Financial Results for the Three Months Ended June 2021
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Mitsubishi Corporation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Mitsubishi Corporation founded?

    Mitsubishi Corporation was founded in 1950.

  • Who are Mitsubishi Corporation key executives?

    Mitsubishi Corporation's key executives are Ken Kobayashi, Hiroshi Nakanishi and Yoshinori Katayama.

  • How many employees does Mitsubishi Corporation have?

    Mitsubishi Corporation has 82,997 employees.

  • What is Mitsubishi Corporation revenue?

    Latest Mitsubishi Corporation annual revenue is ¥14.8 t.

  • What is Mitsubishi Corporation revenue per employee?

    Latest Mitsubishi Corporation revenue per employee is ¥178.1 m.

  • Who are Mitsubishi Corporation competitors?

    Competitors of Mitsubishi Corporation include CITIC, Marubeni and Sumitomo.

  • Where is Mitsubishi Corporation headquarters?

    Mitsubishi Corporation headquarters is located at 3-1, Marunouchi 2-Chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.

  • Where are Mitsubishi Corporation offices?

    Mitsubishi Corporation has offices in Tokyo, Chiyoda City, Fukuoka, Hiroshima and in 105 other locations.

  • How many offices does Mitsubishi Corporation have?

    Mitsubishi Corporation has 114 offices.