Our business unit develops and promotes businesses in infrastructure, new industrial fields, logistics and insurance services.
In the global power infrastructure field, we are developing power generation businesses and Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) businesses, as well as businesses involving rechargeable batteries.
In the social infrastructure field, we are advancing renewable energy businesses focused on wind and solar power generation in Japan and other countries, electricity retailing in Japan, industrial infrastructure businesses that are mainly involved with industrial facilities, and water infrastructure businesses.
In the logistics & insurance fields, apart from our logistics services encompassing shipping, customs clearance, and delivery, we arrange various insurance contracts and also develop and operate industrial parks.
In IPP/IWPP investment, Asia and Australia are two of Sumitomo Corporation Group’s major strategic regions (Asia, Australia, the Americas, the Middle East, Sub Saharan Africa and other new markets). We carry out both greenfield projects and acquisition projects to optimise our portfolio. Our strengths include our finance and risk management capabilities, as well as our long-term experience in each local market. The investments are jointly managed by Sumitomo Corporation in Japan and Sumitomo Corporation Asia & Oceania.
Anticipating future increases in power demand, we also aim to expand our business related to EPC projects. Our EPC projects include coal-fired power stations and gas-fired combined-cycle power stations, as well as renewable energy fields such as geothermal power generation, in which advanced Japanese technologies offer key advantages. Our strengths in the EPC business lie in project management and execution capabilities. Leveraging these strengths, our market presence and extensive track record, we strive to increase our participation in EPC projects.
We contribute to the raising of living standards and emerging demands in the region through the introduction of state-of-the-art Japanese technologies related to environmental protection and industrial development.
We are actively involved in both investment and trading in the field of environmental business like water management, wind power and other utilities. In addition, we provide solutions for sky and space fields such as air-traffic management, satellite and satellite related technologies.
We are aiming to expand our business field in Social Infrastructure business by introducing various unique Japanese technologies that support sustainable development throughout this region.
In Asia and Oceania, one of our key strengths is providing integrated industrial park and logistics services. We take pride in enabling enhanced levels of infrastructure for manufacturers operating in our industrial parks in Indonesia (EJIP), Vietnam (TLIP/TLIP II/TLIP III), Philippines (FPIP), Myanmar (MJTD) and India (MIPC).
Manufacturers in our industrial parks also enjoy higher levels of full-line logistics services provided by Sumisho Global Logistics (SGL) group of companies. We operate logistics services in Thailand (SGL Thailand), Indonesia (SGL Indonesia), Vietnam (Dragon Logistics) and Myanmar (Thilawa Global Logistics). In addition, we started Indomobil Summit Logistics (ISL) in Indonesia to provide auto manufacturers with Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) and distribution of completed vehicles.