Food, Agriculture & Chemicals GroupChemicals Division

Major Products and Areas

  • Basic Petrochemical Products and plastic derivatives
  • Salt and Chlor-alkali products
  • Life Science products like Functional feed additives, Oleochemicals, Multifunctionals for food products
  • Electronic materials, 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

Upstream in the supply chain, Marubeni secures a stable supply of inorganic mineral resources, including salt and boric acid, by financing and investing in the world's major supply sources. Downstream in the supply chain, Marubeni is pursuing profitable opportunities in many fields. One such field is the electronic materials industry where we are involved in displays, solar power generation, semiconductors and battery materials. We are also involved in the specialty chemicals industry, including fatty alcohols, and in the 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)