Energy & Chemicals Company


The Energy & Chemicals Company consists of 3 divisions: the Energy Division, the Chemicals Division and the Power & Environmental Solution Division.
The Energy Division handles trading of general energy-related products, including crude oil, petroleum products, LPG, LNG, natural gas and hydrogen, as well as developing related projects. This Division also undertakes projects in oil & gas exploration, development and production.
The Chemicals Division handles trading and develops projects for a wide range of products such as organic chemicals, inorganic chemicals, pharmaceuticals, synthetic resin, fine chemicals and electronic materials.
The Power & Environmental Solution Division pursues next-generation power business including photovoltaic solar power generation and biomass power generation projects, electricity trading and the energy storage cell business.
We create synergies among these globally operating divisions by optimizing the value chain in petroleum, gas, electricity and chemicals, in an effort to enrich the lives of people in both Japan and around the world.

Business Fields


Crude oil, Natural gas liquid (NGL), Gasoline, Naphtha, Kerosene, Jet fuel, Gas oil, Fuel oil, Bunker oil, Lubricant, Asphalt, Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), Liquefied natural gas (LNG), Natural gas, Hydrogen etc.


Raw materials for synthetic fibers, Aromatics, Alcohol, Sulfur, Fertilizer, Inorganic mineral resources, Pharmaceuticals, Synthetic resin, Household goods, Packing materials, Fine chemicals and Electronic materials, etc.

Power & Environmental Solution

Electricity trading, Power grids, Solar power generation, Wind power generation, Biomass power generation, Biomass fuel, Energy storage cells, Battery-related raw materials and components, etc.

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Business Development and Opportunities

Business Development




Main Project

Oil Field Development in the Caspian Sea

In the Caspian Sea region, we hold a stake of approximately 3.6% in large-scale oil fields.

Brunei Darussalam Methanol Project

We set up an enterprise for producing and selling methanol in collaboration with Mitsubishi Gas Chemicals and Brunei national government organization.
The enterprise is currently selling products mainly to Asian markets.

LPG Distribution Business in India

ITOCHU acquired shares of AGI, the largest LPG distributor to India as a private company.


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