Other Businesses

The Kobe Steel Group pursues an extensive range of businesses that are being continuously refined through repeated selection and concentration. Combining technologies and services from these different businesses in order to identify new value is integral to the Identity of the Kobe Steel Group.


Shinsho Corporation
As the core trading company of the Kobe Steel Group, Shinsho Corporation supports high addedvalue manufacturing through creative business development. Shinsho's five business fields cover iron and steel, ferrous raw materials, nonferrous metals, machinery and electronics, and welding.Shinsho helps to advance the global development of the Kobe Steel Group with business locations in 17 countries worldwide. Armed with local information and worksite capabilities, the company pursues proposal- and management-based business.

TC Shinko Real Estate

TC Shinko Real Estate
TC Shinko Real Estate Co., Ltd. is the Kobe Steel Group's core lifestyle support company. Shinko's businesses include the G-clef condominium brand, detached home sales and rentals, brokerage, renovation, operational management of public facilities, insurance services and more. We contribute to customer lifestyles and peace of mind through trustworthy and reliable products and services.

Kobelco Research Institute

Kobelco Research Institute. Inc
Kobelco Research Institute, Inc. is a comprehensive, solution-based testing and research firm that boasts a wide variety of highly sophisticated, expert technologies in fields such as materials, chemistry, machinery and electronics. We carry out material and structural analysis, testing, physical analysis and other services. Our company also manufactures and sells target materials and test equipment for fields such as semiconductors, FPD and solar power, develops special materials, and otherwise maximizes in-company synergy to support manufacturing.

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