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Mitsubishi Chemical is a diversified chemical company involved in petrochemicals, polymers, agrochemicals, speciality chemicals and pharmaceuticals. The company's main focus is on three business pillars: petrochemicals, performance and functional products, and health care. Mitsubishi Chemical Logo (Source: Mitsubishi Chemical)


In petrochemicals, Mitsubishi Chemical will expand its operations in the Asian markets. In performance and functional products, it will accelerate progress by increasing the ratio of new products and reinvigorating the business as a group. For health care, it will focus on the globalisation of its pharmaceutical business and the development of new ventures in response to “the rapidly changing medical care environment in Japan”.


Mitsubishi Chemical will reinforce its management based on strengthening business strategy and market development. It states that it has made progress by promoting various measures for business restructuring and alliances.


Mitsubishi Chemical with headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, has around 53,907 employees and sales of Yen 2,515bn in the fiscal year to March 2010.


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Key Personnel


Chairman: Yoshimitsu Kobayashi
Member: Kenichi Uno

Member: Etsujiro Koge

Member: Atsushi Baba

Member: Shotaro Yoshimura

Member: Ryuichi Tomizawa

Member: Shigeru Tsuyuki

Member: Tokio Niikuni

Member: Ken Ishii

Member: Tomihisa Ikeura

Member: Yasuhide Ishikawa

Member: Hiroaki Ishizuka

Member: Yoshihiro Umeha

Member: Noriyoshi Ohira

Member: Takao Okugawa

Member: Hitoshi Ochi

Member: Kuniaki Kaga

Member: Yasuhiro Kajiwara

Member: Masanori Karatsu

Member: Yoshiyuki Kisaka

Member: Hiroki Sato

Member: Toshiyuki Seiki

Member: Noboru Tsuda

Member: Ryuji Fukumura

Member: Koichi Fujisawa

Member: Tokitaro Hoshijima

Member: Iwao Yamamoto

Member: Kazuchika Yamaguchi

Member: Shushichi Yoshimura




Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

14-1 Shiba 4-chome


Tokyo 108-0014



Tel:  +81 03 3283 6111
Fax:  + 81 03 3283 6111

Mitsubishi Chemical Company Structure

Mitsubishi Chemical is an all-round chemical company, founded on the development of a diverse range of chemical materials, as well as the application of those materials to a variety of uses. The company was established in 1934.
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Mitsubishi Chemical Strategy & Financial Highlights

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) says that in fiscal year 2009 it faced a sudden decline in domestic and overseas demand affected by the global financial crisis. On that basis, it experienced a “substantial” drop in sales and profits. (Edited from: “To our stockholders and stakeholders). ICIS also provides you with key financial data listed in table form. More about Mitsubishi Chemical Strategy & Financial Highlights


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