ITOCHU Announces Disaster Relief for Typhoon in Ibaraki Prefecture, Tochigi Prefecture, and the Tohoku Region
September 16, 2015
ITOCHU Corporation (headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo; Masahiro Okafuji, President & CEO; hereinafter “ITOCHU”) announced today that it will make a donation of 5 million yen to be used for disaster relief in respect of damage caused by the heaviest rainfall on record as a result of the low atmospheric pressure during the recent Typhoon No. 18 that struck Ibaraki Prefecture, Tochigi Prefecture, and the Tohoku Region.
In addition, the company will match the total amount collected by employees in fundraising activities carried out since September 11, 2015.
ITOCHU offers its heartfelt sympathy to those in the affected area and hopes for a speedy recovery.