In 1912, KOBIRA CORPORATION was founded in southern part of Kyushu island, Kagoshima, Japan.Currently KOBIRA CORPORATION has several business divisions including energy (liquefied petroleum gas, electricity retail,sustainable new energy), trading, agriculture and gas station.We are expanding our business across all over the world not only in Japan, but also United States, Thailand’s, India, Vietnam, and China etc.
Since 1991, we have been engaged in the international trade business to import processed agricultural and marine products, or to export them to overseas markets or to act as an intermediary in trilateral trade to provide products that meet the needs of each country. We are active globally to meet the needs of our customers by utilizing our extensive overseas network.
Fishery and agricultural product trading.
The main products handled by the International Trade Division are fish surimi and other processed marine products. We are widely engaged in the business of delivering marine products from all over the world, mainly from Southeast Asia (Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia), India, and China, to Japan and overseas customers.Items we handle Surimi, frozen fish, crabmeat, shrimp, crab, octopus, food additives, packaging materials, and other products we can develop and import to meet your needs.
Export / overseas expansion consulting business
We have also started exporting Japanese food related products overseas. Through our extensive network of overseas customers, we are currently exporting food additives to India and sweets to overseas convenience store chains. Currently, we are developing various businesses such as joint development of small hydroelectric power generation modules with a German company in cooperation with an energy-related group company.
Energy division has been working on wholesales and retail of LPG over 50 year since 1965. We are working for safe energy supply to support infrastructure in local lives.
・LPG Retail business
・LPG wholesales for industrial use
・Construction service division
・Electricity retail business
・Reproductive energy business
・Apollo station service,ltd.[Gas station]
The IT division has been offering business solutions through information technology over 30 years since 1982 in all over Kyushu area with the brand name of Micomland. We have been working on offering user friendly IT solutions which develop customers together.Our IT solutions from integration to support and maintenance are offered with locally rooted solutions.
・Package software development/integration
・SAAS service developmentIT consultation
Oryza Kagoshima Farm, ltd.
Oryza Kagoshima Farm was established in July, 2009 to supply safe and high quality fresh vegetable and regional contribution. Oryza Kagoshima Farm produces high Brix cherry tomatoes in an 8000 square meter greenhouse. Currently, Oryza Kagoshima Farm is managed as joint venture with NEC capital solution, inc.
Agriculture venture company , Oryza Inc., is challenging to create innovative agri- business with a concept of “Business x Science x Farm”.Oryza,inc offers consulting service to support new entry to agribusiness and installation of high technology greenhouse. Also Oryza offers distribution of fresh products to department stores, supermarket chains and restaurants in Tokyo.
(Headquater) 4-48-9 Shimoarata Kagoshima City, Kagoshima, Japan