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Corporate Profile

Established in October 2012 by the merger of Nippon Steel Corporation and Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd., Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) is the world-leading integrated steel producer. NSSMC’s management team is led by Shoji Muneoka, Representative Director and Chairman, Hiroshi Tomono, Representative Director and Vice Chairman, and Kosei Shindo, Representative Director and President.

NSSMC makes a wide range of value-added steel products, in more than 15 countries as well as at 16 steelworks in Japan. It emphasizes three business fields as key strategic areas: high-grade steel products for automobiles, resources and energy, and civil engineering, construction, and railways. It conducts research and development at three major research centers, and six laboratories at steelworks, all in Japan.

NSSMC is a holding company for five businesses: steelmaking, engineering, chemicals, new materials, and system solutions. The NSSMC group employs approximately 83,000 persons. NSSMC posted ¥5,516,180 million in net sales and ¥361,097 million in ordinary profit with its crude steel production of 48.16 million tons on a consolidated basis for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2014.

In line with its corporate philosophy, NSSMC is working at building up a dynamic NSSMC Group. We seek to ensure management efficiency, soundness, and transparency, and enhance our corporate governance with the ultimate aim of achieving sustainable improvement in corporate value and being trusted by society.

Head Office 2-6-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8071, Japan
Leadership President  : Kosei Shindo
Business Steelmaking and steel fabrication / Engineering / Chemicals / New materials / System solutions
Fiscal Year End March 31
Stock Listings Tokyo, Nagoya, Fukuoka, Sapporo


7 Product Units
7 Product Units Bar & Wire Rod Flat Products Pipe & Tube Plate Construction Products Railway, Automotive & Machinery Parts Titanium & Specialty Stainless Steel

Company Brochure

Company Brochure(PDF 1.79MB)Link to PDF Files


As of April 01,2015
Representative Director and Chairman

Shoji Muneoka

Representative Director and President

Kosei Shindo

Representative Director and Executive Vice President

Shinya Higuchi

Representative Director and Executive Vice President

Katsuhiko Ota

Representative Director and Executive Vice President

Akihiro Miyasaka

Representative Director and Executive Vice President

Kinya Yanagawa

Representative Director and Executive Vice President

Soichiro Sakuma

Managing Director,Member of the Board

Yasumitsu Saeki

Managing Director,Member of the Board

Shinji Morinobu

Managing Director,Member of the Board

Shinji Fujino

Managing Director,Member of the Board

Ritsuya Iwai

Director,Member of the Board

Hiroshi Tomono

Director,Member of the Board

Mutsutake Otsuka

Director,Member of the Board

Ichiro Fujisaki

Senior Audit & Supervisory Board Member Toshihide Tanabe
Audit & Supervisory Board Members
Hirotomo Suetsugu Hirohiko Minato
Hirotake Abe Katsunori Nagayasu
Hiroshi Obayashi Jiro Makino

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