|Phone||81 3 3285 1111|
|Description||general trading company|
Mitsui & Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a general trading company. It involves in trading various commodities; arranging financing for customers and suppliers in connection with its trading activities; organizing and coordinating industrial projects; participating in financing and investing arrangements; assisting in the procurement of raw materials and equipment; providing new technologies and processes for manufacturing; and coordinating transportation and marketing of finished goods. The company engages in manufacturing, selling, and trading iron and steel products, machinery products, chemical products, food products, textiles, and IT products, as well as oil, gas, and related products; and develops raw material resources of iron and non-ferrous metals, as well as offers raw materials and metal products. It also involves in leasing, financing, and promoting certain projects, such as plant constructions and infrastructure buildings; consumer-related business comprising media and information, outsourcing business, and real estate business; and logistics services, insurance, and financial businesses. The company acts as an intermediary between customers and suppliers engaged in import, export, and offshore and domestic trading activities; and provides general services for retailing, information and communications, technical support, transportation, and logistics and financing. It has operations in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific.
The company was founded in 1947 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.