Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (三菱重工業株式会社, Mitsubishi Jūkōgyō Kabushiki-kaisha, informally MHI) is a Japanese multinational engineering, electrical equipment and electronics corporation headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. MHI is one of the core companies of the Mitsubishi Group and its automobile division is the predecessor of Mitsubishi Motors.

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Native name
Mitsubishi Jūkōgyō Kabushiki-kaisha
TypePublic KK
TYO: 7011
Electrical equipment
  • July 7, 1884; 138 years ago (1884-07-07) (original)
  • January 11, 1950; 73 years ago (1950-01-11) (incorporation)
FounderYatarō Iwasaki
HeadquartersMarunouchi Nijūbashi Building, Marunouchi, Chūō, Tokyo,
Area served
Key people
Shunichi Miyanaga (Chairman)
Seiji Izumisawa (President & CEO)
RevenueIncrease ¥3,860.2 billion (2021)[1]
Decrease ¥2.1 billion (2021)[1]
Increase ¥112.7 billion (2021)[1]
Total assetsIncrease ¥5,116.3 billion (2021)[1]
Total equityIncrease ¥1,662.5 billion (2021)[1]
Number of employees
101,241 (total)
22,755 (non-consolidated) 78,486 (consolidated)
(as of March 31, 2022)[2]
DivisionsMarine Vessel and Ocean
Power Engine
Machinery and Iron Structure
Aviation and Space
Medium-size Product

MHI's products include aerospace and automotive components, air conditioners, elevators, forklift trucks, hydraulic equipment, printing machines, missiles, tanks,[3] power systems, ships, aircraft, railway systems, and space launch vehicles.[4][5] Through its defense-related activities, it is the world's 23rd-largest defense contractor measured by 2011 defense revenues and the largest based in Japan.[6]