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Sumitomo Chemical

Sumitomo Chemical is a diversified business with activities across petrochemicals, plastic, energy, IT, pharmaceuticals and, in food and agriculture, health and crop science. The latter group is engaged in the manufacturing and sale of crop-protection chemicals, fertilisers, feed additives and insecticides. The company was founded in 1913 as the Sumitomo Fertilizer Manufactory, and today has operations both domestically and abroad in Australia, China, Spain, France and the United States, among others.

Ranking position
#118 /380
Total score
20.0 /100
Industry Rank
Agricultural inputs #19
Food and agriculture #107
Measurement area Score Rank (0-380)

Governance and strategy

#1 28.8 /100 #154

Ecosystems and biodiversity

#1 19.0 /100 #79

Social inclusion and community impact

#1 18.1 /100 #155
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Tokyo, Japan
Number of employees
Group revenue
USD 21,028,897,338
Ownership structure
Publicly listed

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2000 most influential companies

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