Energy & Chemicals Company
The Energy & Chemicals Company consists of 2 divisions: the Energy Division and the Chemicals Division.
The Energy Division handles trading of general energy-related products, including crude oil, petroleum products, LPG, LNG, natural gas, and electricity as well as promoting related projects. This Division also promotes exploration, development and production of oil & gas projects.
The Chemicals Division handles trading and promotes projects for a wide range of products such as organic chemicals, inorganic chemicals, pharmaceuticals, synthetic resin, fine chemicals and electronic materials.
We create synergies among these globally-operating divisions by optimizing the value chain in petroleum, gas, and chemicals, in an effort to enrich the lives of people in both Japan and around the world.
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, Electricity, 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.
Sep. 6, 2019
Dec. 27, 2018
Business Development and Opportunities
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.