135,275 Japanese Companies Will be Celebrating their Anniversaries in 2013
~ 1425 companies will be marking their 100th anniversaries; a total of 15 publicly-listed companies, including House Foods Corporation and Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd., identified ~
According to the survey that Teikoku Databank compiled in September 2012, the “average age” of companies is 35.6 years. Despite the harsh business environment, there are many companies that have been in business much longer than the average. This coming year 2013 will be a milestone for many companies as they mark their 50th, 100th, and 150th anniversaries.