As part of Sumitomo Corporation we follow the organisation’s Corporate Mission Statement, consisting of the Management Principles and the Activity Guidelines. These are the fundamental and ultimate value standards of the Company.

The Management Principles are the redefinition of Sumitomo’s business philosophy, which has been cultivated over its 400 years of business history. The Activity Guidelines stipulate the required behaviour of the Company, its officers and employees, and provide the means to realise the Management Principles.

Corporate Vision

We aim to be a global organisation that constantly stays a step ahead in dealing with change, creates new value, and contributes broadly to society.

Management Principles

Corporate Mission
To achieve prosperity and realise dreams through social business activities. 

Management Style
To place prime importance on integrity and sound management with utmost respect for the individual. 

Corporate Culture
To foster a corporate culture full of vitality and conducive to innovation.

Activity Guidelines

  • To act with honesty and sincerity on the basis of Sumitomo’s business philosophy and in keeping with the Management Principles 
  • To comply with laws and regulations while maintaining the highest ethical standards 
  • To set high value on transparency and openness 
  • To attach great importance to protecting the global environment 
  • To contribute to society as a good corporate citizen 
  • To achieve teamwork and integrated corporate strength through active communication 
  • To set clear objectives and achieve them with enthusiasm