Materials GroupChemicals Division
Major Products and Areas
- Basic Petrochemical Products and plastic derivatives
- Salt and Chlor-alkali products
- Life science-related products such as food functional ingredients, feed additives, oleochemicals and personal care ingredients
- Electronic materials, Inorganic Mineral Resources, Fertilizer Materials and Inorganic Chemicals
The top of the industry in the trade of olefins, aromatics, intermediates of synthetic fiber, synthetic resins, PVC, and fertilizer materials
For olefin trading, Marubeni owns or has a standing charter for olefin tankers to maintain its industry-leading position in Asia and the Middle East. For aromatics, intermediates of synthetic fiber, polyolefins, and PVC, Marubeni is expanding its sales networks through cooperation with major suppliers.
Comprehensive expansion of business
Chemicals represent a wide-ranging industry that permeates every aspect of our lives. Marubeni continues to take on the challenge of building new business models in a wide range of fields, from the upstream field of inorganic mineral resources such as industrial salts, to the downstream fields of electronics such as displays, solar power generation, semiconductors, and battery materials; the specialty chemicals field, including fatty alcohols; and the life science field, mainly food functional ingredients and feed additives.