SOMMF - Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited

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Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited

Tokyo Sumitomo Twin Building (East)
27-1, Shinkawa 2-chome Chuo-ku
Tokyo 104-8260
81 3 5543 5537

Full Time Employees32,542

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Keiichi IwataRepresentative Director & PresN/AN/A1957
Mr. Ray NishimotoExec. VP & Representative DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Hiroshi UedaExec. VP & DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Hiroshi NiinumaSr. Managing Exec. Officer & DirectorN/AN/A1958
Mr. Noriaki TakeshitaRepresentative Director & Sr. Managing Exec. OfficerN/AN/A1959
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited engages in petrochemicals and plastics, energy and functional materials, IT-related, chemicals, health and crop sciences, pharmaceuticals, and other businesses worldwide. Its Petrochemicals & Plastics segment offers synthetic resins, such as polyethylene, polypropylene, and methyl methacrylate resins; raw materials for synthetic fibers; and various industrial chemicals. The company's Energy & Functional Materials segment provides alumina and aluminum products used for energy-efficient products; polymer additives and rubber chemicals; synthetic rubber for tires; and engineering plastics and lithium-ion secondary battery materials for use in electronic components and next-generation vehicles. Its IT-Related Chemicals segment provides optical films for liquid crystal displays; color resists, photoresists, and high-purity chemicals for semiconductor manufacturing process; compound semiconductors for devices, including antenna switches and amplifiers of cell phones and smartphones; and aluminum sputtering targets for semiconductor chips' wiring. The company's Health & Crop Sciences segment offers crop protection chemicals, fertilizers, feed additives, household and public hygiene insecticides, and active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates. Its Pharmaceuticals segment provides prescription and diagnostic pharmaceuticals. The company's Others segment supplies electrical power and steam; provides services for the design, engineering, and construction management of chemical plants, as well as transport and warehousing services; and conducts materials and environmental analysis. Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate Governance

Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.