Social Contribution Activities

Mitsui's Operational Guidelines for Social Contributions Policy specify three areas of focus: international exchange, education, and environment.
Within these three areas, we utilize our strengths and knowhow by focusing its social contribution activities on multicultural symbiosis, human resource development with an international perspective, and the global environment.


Mitsui & Co. regards taking initiatives to address environmental problems in Japan and overseas as one of its most important priorities in order to ensure that a rich global environment can be passed on to future generations.

International Exchange

As a global company, Mitsui & Co. seeks to understand the real issues and needs of the countries and regions in which we operate, and contributes to the growth and development of local communities through activities designed to promote genuine reciprocal understanding.


Mitsui & Co. places great importance on the development of people who will contribute to society, and we provide a wide range of growth opportunities for the young people who will build the future in the countries and regions in which we operate.

Social Contribution Concepts

Mitsui & Co. works to address local and global societal issues through various social contribution activities.

Our Response to the Great East Japan Earthquake

Having experienced the Great East Japan Earthquake, which struck on March 11, 2011, Mitsui & Co. formulated a basic policy on disaster recovery, comprising a host of activities through which the Company is providing necessary support to the affected region.

Action Based on Employee Participation

Mitsui & Co. encourages our individual employees to build personal connections with society through social spheres that
are outside of their working lives in the company.