Chemical & Forest Products GroupChemical Products Division

Major Products and Areas

  • Basic Petrochemical Products and plastic derivatives
  • Salt and Chlor-alkali products
  • Life Science products like Feed Functional Materials, Oleochemicals, Functional Food Resources
  • Electronic Components, Inorganic Mineral Resources, Fertilizer Materials and Inorganic Chemicals

Our Strengths

The top of the industry trade volume for olefins, aromatics, intermediates of synthetic fiber, polyolefins 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.

  • Olefin (ethylene) vessel
    Olefin (ethylene) vessel
  • Dedicated molten sulfur vessel
    Dedicated molten sulfur vessel

Comprehensive expansion of business

For the upstream field, Marubeni secures a stable supply of inorganic mineral resources, including salt and boric acid, by financing and making investments in the world's major supply sources. For the downstream field, Marubeni is pursuing profitable opportunities in many fields, such as in the electronic materials industry, including liquid crystal, photopiles, and semiconductor materials, the specialty chemicals industry, including fatty alcohols, and life science industry mainly in feed additives.

  • Dampier salt pit (Australia)
    Dampier salt pit (Australia)
  • Mega-solar PV modules
    Mega-solar PV modules
  • Orffa International Holding BV (Netherlands)
    Orffa International Holding BV (Netherlands)