Mitsui Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

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Mitsui has acquired 32 companies, including 19 in the last 5 years. A total of 8 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 10 assets.

Mitsui’s largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired AWE for $428M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2020, when it sold OSIsoft to AVEVA Group for $5.0B. Mitsui has acquired in 9 different US states, and 11 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include healthcare services (11%) and renewable energy (11%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity39
    • M&A Buy Activity29
    • M&A Sell Activity10
  • Total Sectors Invested 20
  • Total Countries Invested 11
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 29
  • M&A Advisors 1

Mitsui & Co. Ltd.

2-1, Otemachi 1-chome Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo, 100-8631
Japan,
+81 3 3285 1111
www.mitsui.com/jp/en/

Mitsui & Co. Ltd. engages in the export, import, wholesale, and retail of steel products; steel processing; mining and sale of iron ores; and sale and trading of ferrous scrap and alloy products and Chemicals, Energy, Food, Food & Retail Management, Healthcare & Service, Consumer Business, IT & Communication Business, Corporate Development Business. Mitsui was founded in 1947 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (3.4/yr) # 12 1 6 6 3 1 29
vol $428M $122M $550M
Sell (0.8/yr) # 6 - 2 - 2 - 10
vol $5.1B $5.1B
  39

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Punjab Renewable Energy Systems Pvt. Ltd. 2021-08-04 - Stake Purchase
Navi Mumbai, India · www.prespl.com
Tastemade Japan K.K. 2020-12-16 - Stake Purchase
Tokyo, Japan · www.tastemade.jp
Totam Seeds B.V. 2020-11-26 - Stake Purchase
's-Gravenzande, Netherlands · www.totamseeds.nl
OSIsoft, Inc. 2020-08-25 5.0B USD Divestiture
San Leandro, California · www.osisoft.com
Mitsui Alimentos Ltda. 2020-02-18 58M BRL Divestiture
Santos, Brazil · www.mitsuialimentos.com
Spaceflight, Inc. 2020-02-12 - Divestiture
Seattle, Washington · www.spaceflight.com
Treasure Vase Ventures Pvt Ltd. 2019-07-22 14M USD Add-on Acquisition
New Delhi, India · www.getsmarte.in
Órigo Energia 2019-04-12 - Stake Purchase
Campinas, Brazil · www.origoenergia.com.br
Hexagon Composites ASA 2019-02-27 - Stake Purchase
Ålesund, Norway · www.hexagongroup.com
Tonik Energy Ltd. 2019-02-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Birmingham, United Kingdom · www.tonikenergy.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Mitsui E&P Australia Pty Ltd.    - Kipper Gas Field 2016-03-03 1
Perth, Australia · www.mitsui.com/au , Australia

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Metals/Mining 2 (7%) - 2 (20%) -
Healthcare Services 3 (10%) - - -
Renewable Energy 3 (10%) - - -
Information Technology 2 (7%) - 1 (10%) -
Oil/Gas Exploration 2 (7%) 428M (78%) 1 (10%) -
Automotive 2 (7%) - - -
Technology Hardware 2 (7%) - - -
Electrical Equipment 1 (3%) - 1 (10%) -
Food 1 (3%) 108M (20%) 1 (10%) 58M (1%)
Manufacturing 1 (3%) - 1 (10%) -
Software 1 (3%) - 1 (10%) 5.0B (99%)
Transportation 1 (3%) 14M (3%) 1 (10%) -
Aerospace 1 (3%) - - -
Agriculture 1 (3%) - - -
Apparel/Textiles 1 (3%) - - -
Consumer Products 1 (3%) - - -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (3%) - - -
Life Science 1 (3%) - - -
Media 1 (3%) - - -
Retail 1 (3%) - - -
Distribution - - 1 (10%) -
Total 29 $550M 10 $5.1B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 12 108M 6 5.0B
  California 3 - 2 5.0B
  Texas 2 - 1 -
  Pennsylvania 1 - 1 -
  Kentucky 1 - 1 -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Missouri 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 108M - -
  Idaho 1 - - -
  Utah - - 1 -
Australia 4 428M 1 -
Japan 4 - 1 -
Brazil 1 - 1 58M
India 2 14M - -
Malaysia 1 - 1 -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
Chile 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Norway 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 4 (14%) - 1 (10%) -
Cross-border 25 (86%) 550M (100%) 9 (90%) 5.1B (100%)
Total 29 $550M 10 $5.1B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Alantra Partners, S.A. - Investment Bank
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $536M
< $100M 1 $14M
TOTAL $550M
Largest AWE Ltd.
$428M (2018-02-05)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $5.0B
< $100M 1 $58M
TOTAL $5.1B
Largest OSIsoft, Inc.
$5.0B (2020-08-25)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
17%
5 (17%)
Strategic(s)
7%
2 (7%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
20%
2 (20%)
Strategic(s)
60%
6 (60%)

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