The Food Company consists of three divisions: the Provisions Division, the Fresh Food Division, and the Food Products Marketing & Distribution Division.
The goal of this division company is to become the leading company in the global food industry.
Accordingly, the Food Company is developing a high value-added value chain that organically links customer-driven food resources development, food resources supply, product processing, midstream distribution, and retail on a global scale with a focus on Japan, China and Asia. Further, throughout that system we are upgrading controls for food safety even further to ensure trust and reliability.
Procuring wheat, barley, corn, soybeans, rice, palm oil, and other foodstuffs from countries all around the world, and supplying to Japan and other countries in Asia
Stepping up initiatives in production and processing through Group companies such as Dole, Prima Meat Packers, FUJI OIL HOLDINGS, and ITOCHU Sugar
Providing high-value-added services through food wholesalerssuch as ITOCHU-SHOKUHIN, and NIPPON ACCESS
Creating high-value-added value chains rooted in consumer needs centered on FamilyMart
Jul. 31, 2019
Business Development and Opportunities
Export Grain Terminal at the west coast of United States (EGT)
Established one of the largest export grain terminals at the west coast of the United States
Acquisition of Asian Fresh Produce Business and Worldwide Packaged Foods Business of Dole
Pork Production Business in Canada
Acquired in HYLIFE GROUP HOLDINGS LTD., one of Canada’s leading pork producers
Processed Cheese Manufacturing Business in Indonesia
We established the first processed cheese plant in Indonesia as a Japanese company, jointly with Megmilk Snow Brand Co., Ltd. and a local partner PT RODAMAS.