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Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) was established on February 29, 2004 pursuant to the Law Concerning the Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation, which was promulgated on July 26, 2002. JOGMEC integrates the functions of the former Japan National Oil Corporation, which was in charge of securing a stable supply of oil and natural gas, and the former Metal Mining Agency of Japan, which was in charge of ensuring a stable supply of nonferrous metal and mineral resources and implementing mine pollution control measures.

Corporate Profile

Name Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation
Address Head Office
Toranomon Twin Building 2-10-1 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0001, JAPAN
TEL: +81-3-6758-8000
FAX: +81-3-6758-8008
Technology & Research Center 1-2-2 Hamada, Mihama-ku, Chiba-city, Chiba 261-0025 Japan
TEL: +81-43-276-9212
FAX: +81-43-276-4061
Date of Establishment February 29, 2004
Equity Capital 893 Billion Yen (August, 2017)
Annual Budget 1,786 Billion Yen (2017 Fiscal Year)
Officers President Keisuke Kuroki
Executive Vice President Koichi Hamano
Executive Directors, Members of the Board Makoto Kawahara
Kenji Akiyoshi (Oil & Gas Upstream Business)
Makoto Ichikawa (Oil & Gas Upstream Technology)
Takafumi Tsujimoto(Metals Strategy & Exploration)
Masatoshi Watanabe (Stockpile)
Hajime Ikeda(Metals & Coal Finance and Environment)
Auditors Hirotaka Miyake
Atsuko Takada
Number of Employees 567 (As of January 1, 2017)