Managing Director Speech

Managing Director of ITOCHU Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.

ITOCHU Corporation is one of the leading general trading company (sogo shosha), engaging in domestic trading, import/export, and overseas trading of various products such as textile, machinery, metals, minerals, energy, chemicals, food, information and communications technology, realty, general products, insurance, logistics services, construction, and finance, as well as business investment in Japan and overseas.

And the history dates back to 1858, when the company's founder Chubei Itoh commenced linen trading, and since then, ITOCHU has evolved and grown over 160 years having nowadays approximately 110 bases in 63 countries.

ITOCHU Corporation Kuala Lumpur office was registered in March 1959, and the present ITOCHU Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. was incorporated in November 2012 as a fully owned subsidiary of ITOCHU Singapore Pte. Ltd.

Being part of ITOCHU Group, we share the spirit of “ITOCHU MISSION” ‘Sanpo Yoshi' meaning "Good for the seller, Good for the buyer, and Good for the society", and we respect the importance of ESGs & SAGs in all diverse fields we operate in.

We have been setting high value on understanding the culture, social values, and the needs of Malaysia, and strive to contribute to the creation of sustainable value through the development of trade and investments in the aim of fulfilling our responsibilities to our stakeholders.

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