List of Largest Companies in Japan

Japan is one of the richest and developed countries in the world with a wide hand in technology and trading. Japan is the place to the birth of many notable companies and provides engineering services worldwide. There are thousands of Companies in the different sectors including Information technology, Banking, Automotive, Engineering, Retail, Communications, and Electronics. Toyota Motors is the largest company in Japan with total revenue of 235 billion dollars. Japan has trading links with many countries and exporting electronics and automobile products, and many of the companies that generate huge revenue are from Automotive and Electronics. Companies in Japan has a deep history from 1st and 2nd World War. Japan is a developed country despite facing natural disasters constantly including the earthquake, tsunami.

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Below given the list of the 24 Largest Companies in Japan ranked on total Revenue of the Company.

RankCompanyPrimary IndustriesTotal Revenue
(USD Billions)
Head QuartersCEO of CompanyEmployees
1Toyota MotorsAutomotive$235.89Toyota, Aichi, JapanAkio Toyoda316,121
2Japan Post HoldingsConglomerate$203.96Tokyo, JapanJiro Saito229,134
3Nippon Telegraph and TelephoneTelecommunications$124.33Tokyo, JapanNorio Wada205,288
4JX HoldingsOil and Gas$116.41Japan--
5Hitachi, Ltd.Conglomerate$112.24okyo, JapanEtsuhiko Shoyama361,745
6Nissan MotorsAutomotive$105.52Yokohama, JapanCarlos Ghosn127,625
7Panasonic CorporationElectronics$105.04Kadoma, Osaka, JapanKunio Nakamura290,493
8HondaAutomotive$107.99Japan Tokyo, JapanTakanobu Ito181,876
9HondaAutomotive$107.99Japan Tokyo, JapanTakanobu Ito181,876
10Nissan MotorsAutomotive$105.52Japan Yokohama, JapanCarlos Ghosn127,625
11Panasonic CorporationElectronics$105.04Japan Kadoma, Osaka, JapanKunio Nakamura290,493
12National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural CooperativesFinancial services$86.55Japan Tokyo, JapanKazumi Imao6,248
13SonyElectronics$86.52Japan Tokyo, JapanKazuo Hirai167,900
14Nippon Life InsuranceFinancial services$81.32Japan Chuo-ku, Osaka, JapanKunie Okamoto67,348
15ToshibaElectronics$77.09Japan Tokyo, JapanTadashi Okamura199,000
16ZEN-NOHAgricultural$75.11Japan Tokyo, JapanKatsuyoshi Kitajima8,530
17Toyota TsushoSogo shosha$69.08Japan Nagoya, JapanMasaaki Furukawa20,708
18Tokyo Electric PowerElectric utility$64.96Japan Tokyo, JapanTsunehisa Katsumata39,619
19Mitsubishi CorporationSogo shosha$62.73Japan Tokyo, JapanMikio Sasaki-
20Seven & I Holdings Co.Retailing$62.44Japan Tokyo, JapanToshifumi Suzuki55,815
21ÆONRetailing$62.15Japan Tokyo, Japan-
22Mitsui & Co.Sogo shosha$56.38Japan Tokyo, JapanMasami Iijima40,026
23FujitsuInformation technology$54.56Japan Tokyo, JapanHiroaki Kurokawa157,044
24Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupBanking$51.48Japan Tokyo, JapanNobuo Kuroyanagi57,500