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Sumitomo Corporation (住友商事株式会社) is a global organization that conducts business activities in a range of industries. It operates through six business units: Metal Products, Transportation and Construction Systems, Infrastructure, Media and Digital, Living Related and Real Estate, Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical and Electronics. The Metal Products segment offers steel sheets and tubular products, and non-ferrous metals, such as aluminum and titanium. The Transportation and Construction Systems segment manufactures, sells, services, leases, and finances ships, aircraft, aerospace equipment, and automotive and related products. The Infrastructure segment provides engineering, procurement, and construction services, retails electricity, and offers delivery, customs clearance, transportation, and insurance services. The Media and Digital segment engages in the cable television, multi-channel programming distribution, movies, digital media-related, video content-related, TV shopping, e-commerce, and smart communications platform businesses. The Living Related and Real Estate segment operates food supermarkets and drugstore chains, offers vegetables, fruits, and meats, and trades in cement, wood, building materials, and biomass. The Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical and Electronics segment develops and trades in mineral and energy resources, commodity derivatives, liquefied petroleum gas, battery, carbon products, plastics, organic and inorganic chemicals, pharmaceuticals, agricultural chemicals, fertilizers, and animal drugs.
TypePublic
Founded1919
HQTokyo, JP
Websitesumitomocorp.com
Employee Ratings3

Locations

Sumitomo is headquartered in
Tokyo, Japan

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)67,384(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥5.3 T
Share Price (Oct 2020)¥1.2 K(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Sumitomo

Masayuki Hyodo

Masayuki Hyodo

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Kuniharu Nakamura

Kuniharu Nakamura

Director, Chairman
Fumihiro Koba

Fumihiro Koba

General Manager, Metal Products Business Unit
Toshikazu Nambu

Toshikazu Nambu

Director, Executive Vice President, General Manager, Media & Digital Business Unit, Chief Digital Officer
Hideki Yamano

Hideki Yamano

Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer, Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Information Officer
Takayuki Seishima

Takayuki Seishima

Director, Managing Executive Officer, Chief Administration Officer and Chief Compliance Officer
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Sumitomo Office Locations

Sumitomo has offices in Tokyo, Fukuoka, Hamamatsu, Hiroshima and in 116 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
OTEMACHI PLACE EAST TOWER, 3-2 Otemachi 2-Chome
Fukuoka, JP
Hakata Kangen Building 6F, 30-23, Hakataekimae 3-chome, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka 812-0011, Japan
Hamamatsu, JP
111-2 Itayamachi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima, JP
1 Chome Kamiyacho, Naka Ward
Imabari, JP
2 Chome Taishocho
Kagoshima, JP
Takamibashi Station, Chūōchō
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Sumitomo Financials and Metrics

Sumitomo Revenue

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Sumitomo's revenue was reported to be ¥5.30 t in FY, 2019 which is a 0.7% decrease from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2019)

5.3t

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2019), %

(0.7%)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

873.7b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

16.5%

Net income (FY, 2019)

189.5b

Market capitalization (23-Oct-2020)

1.5t

Closing stock price (23-Oct-2020)

1.2k

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

710.4b

EV

4.6t
Sumitomo's current market capitalization is ¥1.5 t.
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

4.8t5.3t5.3t

Revenue growth, %

21%11%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

3.9t4.4t4.4t

Gross profit

956.5b923.2b873.7b
Half Year
JPYH1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

2.5t2.6t

Cost of goods sold

2.0t2.2t

Gross profit

451.2b446.9b

Gross profit Margin, %

18%17%
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

667.2b660.4b710.4b

Accounts Receivable

1.1t1.2t1.2t

Inventories

877.8b925.2b930.0b

Current Assets

3.5t3.5t3.5t
Half Year
JPYH1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

707.5b645.9b

Accounts Receivable

1.3t1.3t

Inventories

952.0b987.3b

Current Assets

3.5t3.5t
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

333.9b337.8b189.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

118.9b111.8b165.3b

Inventories

(126.0b)(46.0b)505.0m

Accounts Payable

90.8b108.7b(97.3b)
Half Year
JPYH1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

186.3b161.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

56.0b77.3b

Inventories

(51.8b)(50.5b)

Accounts Payable

78.4b(109.8b)
JPYFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

67.4m

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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Sumitomo Operating Metrics

Sumitomo's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 100 k in FY, 2019.
FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Enterprise Customers

100 k100 k100 k

Locations

129 133

Countries

66 66

Member Companies

947 931
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Sumitomo Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Gemadept CorporationJuly 09, 2019
Q-ParkMarch 12, 2019
FyffesDecember 09, 2016€751 m
Sumi Agro EuropeAugust 28, 2015
Agro AmazôniaFebruary 02, 2015
Edgen GroupNovember 20, 2013
KUSURI-NO-KATSUMATAJune 16, 2009
Howco GroupJune 15, 2007¥10 b
Nissin SugarMarch 08, 2007
TBC CorporationNovember 17, 2005
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Sumitomo Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Sumitomo Revenue Breakdown

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Sumitomo revenue breakdown by business segment: 10.5% from Infrastructure, 20.0% from Living Related & Real Estate, 7.6% from Media & Digital, 24.2% from Metal Products, 22.2% from Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical & Electronics and 15.5% from Transportation & Construction Systems

Sumitomo revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 15.0% from Europe, 16.9% from Asia, 43.6% from Japan, 16.7% from North America (U.S.) and 7.8% from Other

Sumitomo Online and Social Media Presence

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Sumitomo News and Updates

Start-up Investment in Israel

Sumitomo Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer: Masayuki Hyodo) and Sumitomo Corporation Europe Limited (Head Office: London, UK; CEO: Takashi Yamana) (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Sumitomo Corporation Group”), hav…

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas Makes Follow-on Investment in Sintavia

Sumitomo Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President and Chief Executive Officer: Masayuki Hyodo), via Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (Head Office: New York, US; Representative: Masaki Nakajima; hereinafter, the two companies are collectively referred to as “Sumitomo Corporation Group”)…

ESG Communication Book 2020 released

Sumitomo Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer: Masayuki Hyodo) has released the ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) Communication Book 2020, a compilation of its structure for promoting sustainability and approaches to various …
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Sumitomo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sumitomo founded?

    Sumitomo was founded in 1919.

  • Who are Sumitomo key executives?

    Sumitomo's key executives are Masayuki Hyodo, Kuniharu Nakamura and Fumihiro Koba.

  • How many employees does Sumitomo have?

    Sumitomo has 67,384 employees.

  • What is Sumitomo revenue?

    Latest Sumitomo annual revenue is ¥5.3 t.

  • What is Sumitomo revenue per employee?

    Latest Sumitomo revenue per employee is ¥78.7 m.

  • Who are Sumitomo competitors?

    Competitors of Sumitomo include Howmet Aerospace, LOTTE and Mitsubishi Corporation.

  • Where is Sumitomo headquarters?

    Sumitomo headquarters is located at OTEMACHI PLACE EAST TOWER, 3-2 Otemachi 2-Chome, Tokyo.

  • Where are Sumitomo offices?

    Sumitomo has offices in Tokyo, Fukuoka, Hamamatsu, Hiroshima and in 116 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sumitomo have?

    Sumitomo has 122 offices.