Kokusai Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd.

Kokusai Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd., since its foundation to the present day, sells packaged products and films such as boxes and envelopes, recycled reusable paper, develops of machinery and services related to paper and survices, builds business models, biomass power generation businesses and NETshop operations, while selling paper as an indispensable material to society .
As a "leading paper company in paper circulation" that contributes to the earth using paper as a medium operating under the slogan "world-class paper to the world," we are committed to social contributions and environmental protection efforts as well as innovation related to new services.

Company Information

Company Name

Kokusai Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd.

Category of Business

Paper, cardboard, pulp, reusable paper, chemical products, packaging materials wholesale business

Date of Establishment

'November 27, 1924


3,442.78 million yen

Representative Director

President & CEO
Madoka Tanabe


6-24 Akashi-cho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo

Overseas Branches

Chinese corporate subsidiary (Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou), Hong Kong corporate subsidiary (Hong Kong, Taipei), U.S. corporate subsidiary (Los Angeles), Brazilian corporate subsidiary (Sao Paulo), Australian corporate subsidiary (Melbourne, Johannesburg), Singapore corporate subsidiary (Singapore, Hochiminh, Jakarta, Manila, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur), Korean corporate subsidiary (Seoul), Indian corporate subsidiary (Bangalore)


377,714 million yen (fiscal 2017) *Consolidated

Number of Employees

678 (as of April 2018)

Number of Foreign Employees



Main Business

[Main businesses]
Sales and purchases and exports and imports of paper, paperboard, paper-processed products, pulp, used paper, chemical products, paper-related machinery, packaging materials and other related products, real estate holdings and leases, and warehousing

[Main shareholders]
Oji Holdings Corporation, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd., Mizuho Bank, MUFG Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Norinchukin Bank

[Main banks]
Mizuho Bank, MUFG Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Norinchukin Bank

Job Information

Employment Status

Full-time employees

Work Locations


Description of Job

[Domestic sales]
Our company purchases paper, packaging base paper, film, etc., from domestic and overseas manufacturers, and sells them to various users such as newspaper companies, publishing companies, printing companies processing companies, paper product companies, wholesalers and government agencies.
Unlike a retail store, our company, a trading company, does not receive business customers to purchase paper, packaging base paper, film, etc.
Sales staff meet users periodically to introduce newly released paper, packaging base paper, film, etc., and to receive consultations on paper, packaging base paper, film and other technical and market information appropriate to a product that the user desires to produce.
We have put ourselves in the position of the user and relieve the user’s anxiety by providing the best paper possible, packaging base paper, film and other products that lead to orders and business growth.

[Overseas sales]
We communicate regularly with overseas subsidiaries in 14 countries (17 bases) and export paper, package base paper, film, etc., made by Japanese manufacturers according to customer needs. And we directly negotiate with overseas manufacturers to import paper, packaging base paper, film, etc., for sales in Japan. Furthermore, we develop business operations committed to the phrase “world-class paper to the world” including third country trade operations.


Starting salary: Bachelor's degree: 210,000 yen, Master's degree: 220,000 yen


Various social insurance plans, retirement pension plan, asset accumulation savings plan, employee shareholder association plan, recognition for continuous service, childcare and nursing care leave of absence, childcare and nursing care short-time work, career change program
[Public health facility] Karuizawa recreation facility, Kisokoma recreation facility
[Accommodation] Bachelors' dormitory
[Other] club activities (baseball, soccer, tennis, etc.), Benefit Station, etc.


・ADVANCED(Business Conversation Level)

[English ]
・ADVANCED(Business Conversation Level)


Two days off each week (Saturdays and Sundays), public holidays, year-end and New Year holidays, annual paid leave (first year: 10 days), congratulation and condolence leave, refreshment leave, retention leave , etc.

Working Environment

Training programs: new employee training, tier-based training, e-learning, etc.
Corporate style: our company encourages young employees to challenge and propose new business ideas.