Sector: Metals Service Centers And Offices Region: Japan

: | OTC Markets: ITOCF | OTC Markets: ITOCY | Tokyo Stock Exchange: 8001

ITOCHU Corp. engages in product trading and business investment activities. It operates through the following segments: Textile, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Machinery; Energy, Metals, and Minerals; Chemicals, Forest Products, and General Merchandise; Food, Construction and Realty, and Other. The Textile segment manufactures and sells materials, threads, textiles, clothing apparel, and accessories; promotes brand business, develops advanced technology, and operates television and internet shopping. The ICT and Machinery segment engages in plant projects and marine business, automobile and construction machinery, aerospace and electronic systems, information technology solutions, communication and mobile, and life and healthcare business. The Energy, Metals, and Minerals segment develops metal, mineral, and energy resources; processes steel products, and engages in environmental business trading. The Chemicals, Forest Products, and General Merchandise segment covers activities involving consumer products such as lumber, pulp, paper, rubber, tire, cement, and ceramic; and chemicals such as basic, fine, and inorganic chemicals and plastics. The Food segment produces, distributes, and sells raw materials and finished food products. The Construction and Realty segment engages in real estate development utilization and securitization, provides real estate consulting, brokerage, and private finance initiative services; and merchandises construction equipment and materials. The Other segment includes financial, insurance, and logistics services. The company was founded by Chubei Itoh in 1858 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan

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