Mitsubishi Corporation

Living Essentials Group:Essential Products Division

At the Living Essential Products Division, we handle a broad array of products including food, paper and packaging products, textile products, healthcare-related products and tires, and supply them in Japan and overseas.

The Living Essential Products Division aims to supply products and service in the five fields of food distribution, paper and packaging, textiles, healthcare and tires in accordance with the respective needs of these fields, and to comprehensively meet the needs of diverse consumers in Japan and overseas. In the healthcare field, the division aims to support infrastructure for elderly people through the medical material and equipment supply business for hospitals, the nursing care equipment rental business and the provision of nursing and care services, and to comprehensively provide goods and services in the areas of food, clothing and housing.


At the Living Essential Products Division, we are responsible for supply and logistics operations for a wide variety of products handled by the Living Essentials Group. Based on our flexible and diverse way of thinking, which goes beyond the limits of specific products, we work to strengthen and develop our business base in Japan and overseas in order to provide society with more reliable, safer products along with the capabilities we offer.

Main Products and Services

Processed foods; frozen and chilled products; confectionery; liquor; pet food; paper products (including papers for printing and information); paperboard (including corrugated containerboard and white paperboard); packaging materials (including food packaging); raw materials for paper (including woodchips and pulp); printing and photosensitive materials; printing-related materials and equipment; clothing; footwear; furniture and interior products; household goods; woven fabrics; knitted fabrics; various outsourcing services and support businesses for hospitals; business relating to medical equipment; medical supplies, pharmaceuticals and dispensing pharmacy business; nursing care equipment rental business, tires, industrial rubber materials, air conditioners, and so forth.

Organizational Structure

  • Processed Foods Dept.
  • Paper & Packaging Dept.
  • Apparel Dept.
  • S.P.A. Manufacturing Dept.
  • Healthcare Dept.
  • Tire & Consumer Goods Dept.