Contact: Mr Masami Iijima, President and Chief Executive Officer
The company’s core business consists in trade and investment in such spheres of the economy as oil&gas and minerals extraction and refining, steel and equipment production, infrastructure development (in the main, in the energy and railway transport sectors), the automotive and chemical industries, IT, transport and logistics, foodstuffs production and agriculture, the consumer sector and retail trade.
Hiroshi Meguro. General Director of "Mitsui &Co.. Moscow ", Chief Regional Manager" Mitsui "in CIS countries
Today "Mitsui" - the largest investor in the Russian economy among all Japanese companies. To date, "Mitsui" invested more than three billion dollars in the Russian economy. In international investment strategy of "Mitsui" Russia is among the top five countries in terms of attracting investment. I strongly believe in great potential for further cooperation of Japan and Russia in all spheres of activity."Mitsui" and I personally will continue to contribute to fostering this cooperation."
Mitsui & Co Ltd in the world
One of the world's most diversified comprehensive trading, investment and service companies
154 offices across 66 countries.
436 subsidiaries worldwide.
Over 40 thousand employees.
Extraction and processing of oil and gas
Extraction and processing of mineral resources
Production of steel products
Production of equipment
Development of energy infrastructure
Railway infrastructure development
Transport and Logistics
Food and agriculture
Consumer & Retail
Mitsui & Co Ltd in Russia
Mitsui & Co. Moscow LLC
Sakhalin Energy (Sakhalin-2)
Crude oil & natural gas production at Sakhalin Shelf, natural gas liquefaction and export
T.M. Baikal Co., Ltd.
Production and export of timber
LLC KOMEK Machinery
Sales and service dealership of construction machinery
ZAO Alliance Motor Yekaterinburg
Dealership of Toyota automotive vehicles
Services for automotive vehicles
Hino Motors Sales LLC
Distribution of Hino trucks
MB FESCO Trans LLC
Logistics service for electric appliances
In January 2013, Mitsui acquired QIWI's shares, Mitsui holds 3.3% shares of the Company
Stami Metal Service Center LLC
In June 2010, Mitsui and Steel Industrial Company ("SIC"), executed a joint venture agreement to establish a steel processing center Stami LLC
Alliance Motor Tyumen LLC
On 14 April 2011, Lexus dealer center was officially launched in Tyumen. The center is operated by OOO "Alliance Motor Tyumen" - 100% subsidiary of Mitsui Group.
In September 2011 Mitsui and Severstal signed joint venture agreement to set up steel service center for automobile steel in Leningrad region. The operations were launched in 2013. Mitsui became the first Japanese trading company to participate in a establishment of the steel service center in Russia.
In January 2012 Mitsui and a Russian ICT Group have reached agreement on a joint investment in a railroad freight car operating lease business. Companies established a joint venture called MRC1520.
In July 2012, Mitsui came to an agreement of 10% participation in Sodrugestvo Group, the largest oilseed crusher in Russia. Mitsui also agreed to have strategic alliance with Sodrugestvo and cooperate in grain export business.
Baikal Wood Co., ZAO
Logging, export of wood and timber
1967 – first office was opened in Moscow
1987 – Mitsui joined Sakhalin-2 project
1989 – Representative office was opened in Khabarovsk
1991 – T.M. Baikal Co., Ltd. was established
1992 – Representative office was opened in Vladivostok
2002 – Representative office was opened in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
2004 – Mitsui & Co. Moscow LLC was registered.
2007 – Branch of Mitsui & Co. Moscow LLC was opened in St. Petersburg.
2009 – First batch of liquefied natural gas as part of Sakhalin-2 project was shipped
2011 – joint project with CJSC Severstal
April 2014 – anniversary 10,000th Toyota Land Cruiser Prado rolled off the production line of Mitsui, Sollers and Toyota plant in Vladivostok
2013 – Mitsui, Sollers and Toyota plant was opened in Vladivostok
Koji Tanaka, Head of Vladivostok branch of Mitsui & Co. Moscow LLC, Member of the Supervisory Board of Primorye Investment Promotion Agency.
"I would like to emphasize that our company has extensive experience of foreign investments. Among other examples is Sollers-Busan project. The fact that we have invested 50% alongside Sollers could be treated as my response to a possible question whether there are conditions for investors in Primorye."