Mitsui Chemicals

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Employees

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Number of employees
(by region)
Total Global 13,423 17,277 persons

Japan 67.0 57.5 %
China 5.6 6.6
Asia 8.8 9.7
Europe 8.2 17.0
North, Central, and South America 10.3 9.2
Other 0.1 0.0
Number of employees
(by gender)
Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 5,925 5,709 5,720 persons
Female 808 807 821
Total 6,733 6,516 6,541
Ratio of female 12.0 12.4 12.6
Number of employees
(by age)
10s (Ages 18 or older) 86 116 persons
20s 940 1,015
30s 1,082 1,128
40s 2,451 2,254
Over 50s 1,957 2,028
Number of employees
(by nationality)
Non-Japanese 56 55 57 persons
Ratio of employees with disabilities Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 2.2 2.3 2.3
Number of management staff Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 2,739 2,748 2,777 persons
Female 181 197 223
Total 2,920 2,945 3,000
Ratio of female 6.2 6.7 7.4
Number of line managers or higher positions Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 1,421 1,558 1,561 persons
Female 29 35 43
Total 1,450 1,593 1,604
Ratio of female 2.0 2.2 2.7
Number of general managers or higher positions Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 401 400 persons
Female 4 5
Total 405 405
Ratio of female 1.0 1.2
Number of new promotions to line manager or higher positions Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 102 92 100 persons
Female 3 7 9
Total 105 99 109
Ratio of female 2.9 7.1 8.3

Employee-friendly Working Environment

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Average length of service Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 19.7 19.2 years
Female 21.1 21.1
Total 19.9 19.5
Employee turnover rate Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 1.1 1.0
Female 1.6 0.8
Total 1.24 1.1 1.0
Voluntary turnover rate Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 0.9 0.9
Female 1.5 0.8
Total 0.99 1.0 0.9
Number of employees whose overtime exceeded 80 hours/month Non-management staff Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 502 216 93 persons
Management staff 326 120 66
Total 828 336 159
Ratio of total staff 12.3 5.2 2.4
Annual paid leave utilization rate Non-management staff Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 86 81 79
Management staff 63 56 56
Total 76 70 69
Number of employees taking childcare leave Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 62 62 71 persons
Female 33 16 17
Total 95 78 88
Childcare leave utilization rate Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 32 39 40
Female 100 100 100
Total 42 45 45
Return rate from childcare leave Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 97
Female 100
Total 98
Retention rate three years after returning from childcare leave Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 91
Female 96
Total 92
Number of employees using shortened working hours for childcare Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 1 2 3 persons
Female 86 88 91
Total 87 90 94
Number of employees using the work-from-home program for childcare Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 5 5 9 persons
Female 13 19 22
Total 18 24 31
Number of employees taking paid family care leave Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 0 0 0 persons
Number of employees using shortened working hours for family care Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 1 1 1 persons
Number of employees using the work-from-home program for family care Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 2 1 5 persons
Ratio of labor union members Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 50 47 54
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The turnover rate is ratio of all employees who left the Company within the fiscal year irrespective of the reason.
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The voluntary turnover rate does not include employees who left the Company for any of the following reasons: (1) compulsory retirement, (2) expiration of medical leave period, (3) disciplinary dismissal, and (4) appointment as an officer of the Company in accordance with labor agreements and employment systems.

Recruitment

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Total number of employees hired Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 298 persons

Female 35
Total 333
Ratio of female 11 %
Number of mid-career hires Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 116 persons
Female 15
Total 131
Ratio of female 11 %
Regular administrative positions: Number of regular employees hired Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 12 persons
Female 10
Total 22
Ratio of female 46 %
Regular administrative positions: Number of mid-career employees hired Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 35 persons
Female 2
Total 37
Ratio of female 5.4 %
Regular technical positions: Number of regular employees hired Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 49 persons
Female 6
Total 55
Ratio of female 11 %
Regular technical positions: Number of mid-career employees hired Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 52 persons
Female 7
Total 59
Ratio of female 12 %
General positions: Number of regular employees hired Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 121 persons
Female 4
Total 125
Ratio of female 3.2 %
General positions: Number of mid-career employees hired Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 29 persons
Female 6
Total 35
Ratio of female 17 %

Human Resources Development / Evaluation

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Ratio of promotions of locally hired staff General managers Overseas Overseas subsidiaries and affiliates excluding mergers and acquisitions 45.4 55
Line managers 93.3 91.2
Training hours per person Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 15 hr
Training cost per person Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 0.29 million yen
Ratio of evaluation result feedback interviews in the previous fiscal year Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. Mitsui Chemicals labor union registered members 98 96 98
Degree of satisfaction over evaluation feedback Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. Mitsui Chemicals labor union registered members 89 89 90

Safety and Prevention

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Number of major accidents Global 0 0 0 cases

Number of abnormal conditions/accidents Japan Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *5 10 4 4 cases
Subsidaries and affiliates *6 0 0 0
Total 10 4 4
Overseas Subsidaries and affiliates *6 0 0 2
Global 10 4 6
Work-related significant occupational injuries Japan Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *5
Includes contractors operating on site
0.25 0.15 0.42
Subsidaries and affiliates *7 0.35 0.48 0.14
Construction subcontractors 0.39 0.27 0.13
Total 0.29 0.24 0.31
Overseas Subsidaries and affiliates *7 0.32 0.21 0.00
Global 0.3 0.23 0.24
Number of occupational injuries resulting in zero or more lost work days by type Global

Occupational Health

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Average rate of lifestyle-related disease diagnosis Male Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 9.6 %

Frequency of absences from work due to health disorders Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 0.6
Frequency of absences from work due to mental health disorders Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 0.34
Ratio of smokers Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 25.7 %
Sick/accident allowances
(Fiscal 2008: 100)
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. 68 61 45
Mitsui Chemicals health insurance association 79 81 76
Legally mandated benefits
(Fiscal 2008: 100)
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. Mitsui Chemicals health insurance association 112 114 112

Product Stewardship

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Product risk assessment implementation rate Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. 36 %
Provision ratio of the latest safety information for all products Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. 100 %
Number of legal and regulatory violations Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. 0 cases

Sustainable Procurement

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Sustainable procurement ratio Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. 39 %

Social Activities

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Social contribution expenditure Global 167 142 152 million yen
Number of employees taking social services leave Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. *4 194 162 118 cases

Visualization of Contributions to the Society

  Scope FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 Unit Related Page
Rose Value products sales ratio Global 14 14
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: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. registered employees
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: Parent production sites and the Sodegaura Center
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: Affiliated companies eligible for Responsible Care support
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: Consolidated subsidiaries and affiliated companies eligible for Responsible Care support