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Company History /
Corporate Principles

Company Profile

President and CEO Kunihiko Akiyama
Established July 1981
Paid-in capital 490 million yen
Annual turnover 6,100 million yen (term ending March 2023, based on the new revenue standard)
Shareholder composition Marubeni Corporation 100%
Main banks Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
The Bank of Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
Business activities Domestic sales, import and export of raw materials for the production of iron & steel, ferroalloys, minerals, powder metallurgy materials, special metals, etc.
Products handled Materials for the production of iron & steel, automobile recycling, ferroalloys, steel powder, minerals, silicon metal, activated carbon, Bentofix, graphene
Head Office Iidabashi Masumoto Bldg. 6F,
1-21 Agebacho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Tel: 81-3-3513-1221
Facsimile: 81-3-3513-1222
Branches ◎West Japan Branch
Shin Daibiru Bldg. 30F, 2-1 Dojimahama 1-chome, Kita-ku, Osaka
Tel: 81-6-6347-3700
◎Chubu Branch
Nagoya Marubeni Bldg. 6F, 2-2 Nishiki 2-chome, Naka-ku, Nagoya
Tel: 81-52-202-6530
◎Tohoku Branch
Centore Tohoku 6F, 9-10 Chuo 2-chome, Aoba-ku, Sendai
Tel: 81-22-264-7827

Company History

July 1, 1981 Fukuden Kogyo Co., Ltd. was established with the investment of Marubeni Corporation (investment ratio 80%) and Sanko Seiko Co., Ltd. (investment ratio 20%) as the successor of former ferroalloy producer Fukuden Kogyo Co., Ltd.
April 1, 1987 When Marubeni Corporation increased its investment ratio to 100%, the company changed its name to MARUBEN TETSUGEN CO., LTD.
April 1, 1989 Establishment of Osaka Branch
April 1, 1995 Reorganized Osaka Branch into Osaka Office
Establishment of Sendai Branch
April 1, 2001 Establishment of Kyushu Branch
April 1, 2005 Establishment of Chubu Branch
April 1, 2017 Sendai Branch was renamed Tohoku Branch
April 1, 2018 Osaka Branch was renamed West Japan Branch
Closed Kyushu Branch and consolidated its operations into West Japan Branch

Corporate Principles

Marubeni Tetsugen Co., Ltd., as a business enterprise, will actively pursue its business interests through the exercise of fair and lawful competition. As a company, we will also continue to play our part in the growth of the global economy, while always striving to enrich the society within which we operate. In order to achieve these goals, we are committed to the following six basic principles of business:

  • Conduct Fair and Open Business Activities

    Comply with laws and promote fair transactions
    Maintain sound relationship with the politics and administration in Japan and abroad and ensure sales activities in free competition
    Take a firm stand against antisocial activities and forces

  • Develop a Globally Connected Company

    Respect the culture of all countries and regions and contribute to the prosperity of local economies through business activities
    Aim for development that is in harmony with the local communities through a management system that is accepted globally

  • Create New Value Through Business Vision

    In addition to responding to changes in markets and industries, take the initiative in creating changes and offer new products and services to markets and customers
    Always take on new challenges without being constrained by existing practices or frameworks

  • Respect and Encourage Individuality and Originality

    Foster a free and vibrant corporate culture that respects the individuality of each person and allows them to fully demonstrate their originality
    Act proactively, under self-management, to achieve goals

  • Promote Good Corporate Governance

    Proactively disclose information to the shareholders and society and improve the transparency of management
    Respect proposals related to improvement, etc. of management and aim for a management that is open to the shareholders and society

  • Safeguard Ecological and Cultural Diversity

    Recognize the responsibility as a corporate citizen in international society and engage positively in social contribution activities
    As a global company, pay attention to environmental problems to pass on a sound global environment to the future generations