Itochu Corp.

5-1, Kita-Aoyama 2-chome Minato-ku,,
Tokyo, 107-8077
Japan,
81 3 3497 2121
www.itochu.co.jp/en/

ITOCHU is involved in domestic trading, import/export, and overseas trading of various products such as textile, machinery, metals, minerals, energy, chemicals, food, information and communications technology, realty, general products, insurance, logistics services, construction, and finance, as well as business investment in Japan and overseas.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 6 1 - - - - 7
vol $8.2B $1.7B $9.9B
Sell (0.8/yr) # - - - 3 - 1 4
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$7.2B (2011-11-23)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Itochu has acquired 9 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 6 assets.

Itochu’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Samson Investment for $7.2B. Itochu has acquired in 4 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include food (29%) and building materials (15%).

When analyzing the business services sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 755 business services companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 51 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 16 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic business services acquirer over the past 3 years is United Site Services, with 18 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the business services sector over the past 3 years is The Carlyle Group with 7 platform acquisitions.

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