- Company Name
- BUSSAN SUMISHO CARBON ENERGY CO., LTD. （MISEC）
- Katsuhiko Murakami, President and Chief Executive Officer
- 8F Glass City Koraku, 1-1-7 Koraku, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo.
- February 1, 1996
- ¥100 million
- ¥229,816 million (year ended March 2023)
- Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (51%)
Sumitomo Corporation (30%)
TAIHEIYO CEMENT CORPORATION (19%)
Part of coal division of Mitsui & Co., Ltd was spined off and Mitsui Bussan Carbon Energy Co., Ltd. was established as joint venture between Mitsui & Co., Ltd and Chichibu Onoda Cement Corporation (current Taiheiyo Cement Corporation), focusing on thermal coal trading for Japanese general industry.
Part of coal division of Sumitomo Corporation joined and name was changed to Bussan Sumisho Carbon Energy Co., Ltd.
Started trading coal from Sakhalin (Russia) as diversification of supply sources.
Launched Biomass fuel trading business, and started trading of PKS
20th anniversary of the founding, held ceremony