Building Global Value Chains with 138 offices in 74 countries

Kobayashi, Eizo
October 2009
Forbes Asia;10/5/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 15, p19
The article focuses on the performance and vision of ITOCHU Corp. It states that despite the global economic downturn, ITOCHU reported the annual revenue of 36 billion dollars and a healthy balance sheet in 2008. It mentions that the company has identified China as one of the priority regions, and in 2008, acquired 28% share of Shanshan Group Co. Ltd. It also focuses on the company's plans for future in sectors such as life and healthcare, infrastructure and environment and new energy.


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