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Corporate Profile (Parent Company)

Company name Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
Founded September 22, 1913
Head office
(Tokyo)

Tokyo Sumitomo Twin Building (East),
27-1, Shinkawa 2-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-8260, Japan MAP

(Osaka)

Sumitomo Building,
5-33, Kitahama 4-chome, Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-8550, Japan MAP

Consolidated Data

Subsidiaries and Affiliates:
Total: 170 companies (as of March 31, 2017)

Business Sectors

Petrochemicals & Plastics Sector, Energy & Functional Materials Sector, IT-related Chemicals Sector, Health & Crop Sciences Sector, Pharmaceuticals Sector, Others

  • *As of April 1, 2015, Sumitomo Chemical eliminates the Basic Chemicals Sector and the businesses in this sector are split up and transferred to the Petrochemicals & Plastics Sector and the Energy & Functional Materials Sector which is established as a new business sector.
    Previous Business Sectors: Basic Chemicals Sector, Petrochemicals & Plastics Sector, IT-related Chemicals Sector, Health & Crop Sciences Sector, Pharmaceuticals Sector

Fiscal 2016 Results

Net sales JPY 1,954.3 billion
Operating income JPY 167.4 billion
Net income JPY 86.2 billion
Capital expenditures JPY 130.1 billion
R&D expenses JPY 157.6 billion
Number of employees 32,536(as of March 31, 2017)

Sales by Sector FY2016

FY 2016 Sales: ¥1,954.3 billion;  Sales by Sector (Petrochemicals & Plastics: 29%  Energy & Functional Materials: 11%  IT-related Chemicals: 18%  Health & Crop Sciences: 16%  Pharmaceuticals: 23%  Others: 3%)

Sales by Year

FY 12: ¥1,952.5 billion FY 13: ¥2,243.8 billion FY 14: ¥2,376.7 billion  FY 15: ¥2,101.8 billion  FY 16: ¥1,954.3 billion