1-2. Mitsui’s Organization Iron & Steel Product B.U.
Energy B.U.Ⅰ / Energy B.U.Ⅱ
(ex. oil & gas)
Mineral & Metal Resources B.U.
(ex. demand chain management)
Infrastructure Project Business B.U. (ex. IPP projects, trains)
Food and Retail B.U.
Consumer Service B.U. (ex. apparel)
Motor Vehicle B.U.
(ex. e-commerce, IT)
Marine & Aerospace B.U..
Financial Markets B.U.
(ex. ships, airplanes,)
(ex. VC, commodity trading)
Basic Chemicals B.U.
Performance Chemicals B.U.
Transportation Logistics B.U. (ex. shipping)
14 Business Units 4
1-3. Projects in Overseas Market Stable Supply of Foods
Environmental Recycling Business
Solar Energy Generation
Metal Recycling ＆Environmental Solutions
Acquisition of U.S. Solar Power Technology Company
Stable Supply of Energy
Investing in CDM projects
Development of Bioethanol
Offshore gas production facility, Qatar
Methane capture and combustion from pig farm, Indonesia
Sugar cane fields for ethanol 5 production
Agricultural Business, Brazil
2. Mitsui’s Global Engagement in Recycle Business
< Corporate Policy for Recycle Business > Aim for Providing Stable Supply of Resources and Industrial Solution for Environmental Problems by Both Ground and Underground Resources
2-1. Recycle Business Platforms 1.
Sims Metal Management Mitsui Hold 17.8% of Share (the Largest Shareholder) in One of the Worldleading Companies of Metal Scraps and Recycling. 247 Sites in the West, Australia and New Zealand REFERENCE 【Dealing Volume of Metal Scraps: 16 Million MT/Y】
2． Mitsui Bussan Metals 100％ Subsidiary Company of Mitsui & Co., 20 Years of Experience in Metal Recycling and Environmental Solution Business REFERENCE 【Dealing Volume of Metal Scraps: 5 Million MT/Y】
3． Kyoei Recycling Joint Venture Enterprise with Kyoei Steel for Disposal of Industrial Wastes, Operated since April 2004. Detoxifying Treatment for Shredder Dust of Automobile (ASR), Medical Wastes and Polluted Soil by Gasification Smelter. Reuse Generated Gas as Fuel by Furnace of Kyoei Steel 【Dealing Volume of Industrial Wastes: 28,000 MT/Y】 REFERENCE 7
【Head office】 NY and Chicago 【Market cap.】 A$3.7 billion (as of 25 Jun 2010） 【Net profit】 ▲A$150 million （FY 2009） 【Mitsui’s total investment】 approx. JPY95 billion
247 Global Bases
Metal recycling business： • Ferrous and non-ferrous metal scrap （Approx. 16 million t/year）
EU 49 Environmental recycling business： • Recycling of used household appliances • Waste treatment （metal/glass/plastic)
Tie up with Samsung in household appliances recycling business (in North America)
Australia /NZ 63
North America 128
20-year long-term agreement with NY City for waste collection
Others: Recycling of plastic & tires. Secondary aluminum alloy. Methane gas collecting and power generation. SITE
MITSUI BUSSAN METALS Company name: Mitsui Bussan Metals Co., Ltd. Shareholder: Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (100%) Annual sales: Approx. 530 billion yen Number of employees： 350 （as of September, 2008) Key business: Domestic trading and import/export of steel scrap, pig iron, ferro-alloys, and other ferrous raw materials. Domestic trading and import/export of non-ferrous metal scraps, special steel scraps. Domestic trading and import/export of non-ferrous metals products (titanium, aluminum products, secondary aluminum alloys, etc.) Auto wrecker business Environmental solutions business (electric and electronic appliance recycling, collection of and resource recovery from shredded residues) Sales of waste processing equipment and facilities. Import of mineral resources.
KYOUEI RECYCLING 【Shredding and sorting】
Industrial waste (automobile scrap) General waste
ded d e r Sh sidue re Med ical 【Conversion to gas fuel】 was te
【Gas fuel utilized】 Steel products
Gasifies and detoxifies industrial waste* at high temperatures in melting furnace *Automobile shredder residue, medical waste, waste effluent, contaminated soil, asbestos, etc.
Collected gas is reused as a heating source (substitute for kerosene)
【Overview of Kyoei Recycling Co., Ltd.】 【Shareholder structure】 Mitsui & Co. 33.5%, Kyoei Steel 41.5%、 Sumitomo Metal Industries 20%、 Air Water Inc.5% 【Established】 February 1, 2004 (Operation started in April, 2004) 【Volume of waste processed】 90 t/day 【Energy conservation effects】 equivalent to 8,525 kl of crude oil per year CO2 emissions reduced by 23,102 t/year
2-2. E-Waste Recycling Projects 1. Campaign for Collection of Used Cellular Phone Experimental Project for Promoting the Collection of Used Cellular Phones, Initiated by the Government of Japan. Utilize Retail Shops of Home Appliances as Collection Sites and Collect Used Cellular Phones from Consumers with Incentives. (Government Budget; JPY 300 Million) 【Implementation : During November 21, 2009 – February 28, 2010】
2. Recycling Campaign for Small WEEEs Liaising with Japan’s Ministry of Environment (MOE), Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and Other Municipal Authorities, Collect Small WEEEs such as Digital Cameras, Video Cameras, Portable Music Players and Portable Game Devices. 【 Implementation : During November 15, 2009 – February 28, 2010】 REFERENCE
3. Experimental Recycle Project for China’s WEEE Law Undertake Pilot Recycle Project for China’s WEEE Law Under Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with METI, Japan. 11
REFERENCE Recycling Campaign for Used Cell-Phones
Recycling Campaign for Used Small WEEEs
21st Nov. 2009 ～ End/Feb. 2010
15th Nov. 2009 ～ End/Feb. 2010
Collected number of items:
22 kg of gold, 79 kg of silver, 5,670 MT of copper and 2 kg of palladium
Over 1,900 points (at mass retailers)
122 collection boxes & 35 collection events
Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry (METI)
Ministry of the Environment, Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry The Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Koto Ward, and Hachioji City, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation
Incentive collection: Website based lottery (max. US$500/piece) financed with a budget from METI (approx. US$5mil.)
Voluntary collection: Original collection boxes placed in community centers, supermarkets and stations. Collection events (school festivals, etc.)
Potential reserve of used cell-phones in Japan is estimated to be 300-500 mil. pieces
Target used small WEEEs: Cell phones, digital cameras, video cameras, portable music players, portable game devices, etc.
2-3. Recycling Business Scheme (Closed Loop System)
= Exporter of Used Copier
Disassemble/ Separation 13
Mitsui Support Fuji Xerox International Recycle Resource System Fuji Xerox Operating Companies Export Customer
Recycling Partners Disassembly/ separation
Competent Authority of Export Country
① Apply for Export Permit under Base Convention
8 Operation Companies in Asia Pacific Region ② Import Copiers and Components
① Apply for Import Permit under Basel Convention
Assist in ・ Applying for Import/Export Permit under Basel Convention and Hazardous Substance Act of Thailand ・Discussion and Negotiation with Governmental Agencies ・Updating Information on Related Laws and Regulations ・Logistics and Customs Matters
Recycling Partners ③ Sale of Scraps
Assist in ・Selecting Alternative Recycling Partner ・Concluding Contractual Details ・Providing Financial Status and Performance ・Conducting Audit
Fuji Xerox Eco-Manufacturing Ltd. (FXEM) 14
Recycling Flow of Used Xerox Office Equipment
2-4. Our Strength 1. Solution Provider Exercise Our Function as a Solution Provider According to Our Customers’ Request through Our Experiences in Various Recycle Businesses
3. Global Network and Coordination Utilize Our Global Network and Connection and Coordinate among Authorities, E-waste Generators and Recyclers
2. Knowledge and Experience Knowledge and Experience in International and Domestic Laws Related to E-waste Management 16
3. Mitsui’s Strategy and Future Prospects Japan Advanced technology
Consortium (Recycle Value Chain) E-waste Generators
Aim for Providing Stable Supply of Resources and Industrial Solution for Environmental Problems by Both Ground and Underground Resources
Continuously Seek for Opportunities to Create a New Recycle Value Chain in Liaising with Governments, E-waste Generators and Recyclers
Introducing Japan’s Advanced Recycling Technology and Infrastructures to Rapidly Growing ASEAN Region