Sumitomo Rubber was established in 1909 as the Far East company of Dunlop U.K., a company in Great Britain, and incorporated as Dunlop Rubber (Far East) Co., Ltd. in 1917. In 1960, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. and Sumitomo Corporation commenced capital participation in the Company, and in 1963 Sumitomo took over responsibility for management, and the Company changed its name to Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. In July 2003, the Company spun off its sports business and other divisions, integrated with Ohtsu Tire and Rubber Company and reorganized under a new organization as a company with functions as both a manufacturer of tires and other products and the group headquarters.
Release of financial statements and consolidated financial statements
First half of May:
Release of the 1st quarter consolidated financial report
Release of the interim consolidated financial report
First half of November:
Release of the 3rd quarter consolidated financial report