Transportation & Industrial Machinery GroupConstruction & Industrial Machinery Division

Major Products and Areas

  • Sales, services, and financing of construction machinery and mining machinery
  • Rubber Products & Raw Materials Distribution
  • Sales and peripheral businesses related to automotive production line and machine tools
  • Sales of industrial machinery and investment in related business

Our Strengths

Distiributorship and product support business

The Division’s trading business has a particularly long history with regard to its distributorship operations, which have been conducted for decades in the U.S., the U.K., and Australia. Recently, the Division has also begun expanding its distributorship and product support operations in Asia and Latin America as an attempt to capture infrastructure demand in resource-producing nations and emerging countries. In the machine tool sector, the Division has been operating a wholesale business with Citizen Machinery for a long time in the U.S.

  • Dump truck
    A Dump truck
  • Large hydraulic shovel
    A Large hydraulic shovel
  • Distributor in Turkey
    Distributor in Turkey

Wide range of functions such as trading, financing, leasing and parts & service support in the production machinery, construction machinery and agro machinery sectors

The Division conducts business in global trading, wholesale, and parts manufacturing joint venture operations. The Division has also expanded existing business areas, and has actively entered aftermarket areas such as retail finance and parts distribution. The Division aims to build a varied portfolio in the industry, and create a business model that will withstand economic and market fluctuations.

  • Warehouse of agricultural machinery parts distributor
    Warehouse of agricultural machinery parts distributor
  • Marubeni Citizen Cincom booth at IMTS (U.S.)
    Marubeni Citizen Cincom booth at IMTS (U.S.)
  • Logos of Construction Machinery Commercial Credit Companies
    Logos of Construction Machinery Commercial Credit Companies

Establishing a value chain for rubber from materials to products

Marubeni is building a value chain for rubber, covering a wide range of businesses from manufacturing and the sales of natural rubber to the import, export, off-shore trade, and overseas retailing of rubber products, including tires and conveyor belts.

  • Radial Llantas, a tire distribution company in Mexico
    Radial Llantas, a tire distribution company in Mexico
  • Conveyor belt distributor All-State Belting
    Conveyor belt distributor (All-State Belting)
  • Off-the-road tires for mining vehicles
    Off-road tires for mining vehicles

Leveraging the general trading company’s organizing power in the photovoltaic (PV) business

In the PV sector, the Division sells PV cell manufacturing facilities and parts, PV module-related material, PV panels and systems, installs solar power generation systems, and also manages solar power generation projects. By integrating the information and knowledge the Division has accumulated through its long-term involvement in the sector, and by utilizing the organization of the Sogo Shosha, the Division contributes to spreading the use of renewable energy.

  • Investment project (Iwanuma Rinku Mega Solar)
    Investment project (Iwanuma Rinku Mega Solar)
  • Demonstration of new technology / product (Nobeoka Tokai Mega Solar)
    Demonstration of new technology / product (Nobeoka Tokai Mega Solar)
  • Sales of competitive products (solar panels, cells, and production facilities)
    Sales of competitive products (solar panels, cells, and production facilities)