President Interview

The CEO describes Komatsu's strengths, business outlook and the new Mid-term Management Plan.

Interview with the President in FY2019 - Mid-term Management Plan "Three Pillars of Growth Strategies to Achieve Sustainable Growth"

This is the first interview with Mr. Ogawa, new president and CEO.

I am going to ask him to discuss Komatsu's efforts in these three pillars of growth strategies.

Aug. 28, 2019[12min.08sec.]

Mid-term Management Plan (FY2019-2021)

In April 2019, Komatsu announced the new Mid-term Management Plan for a three-year period from FY2019 to FY2021.

Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains in this video.

Apr. 26, 2019

Fourth Interview with the President in FY2018

In this feature section of our interview program, I am going to ask Mr. Ohashi to summarize his mid-range management plan developed in 2013.

Mar. 19, 2019[14min.35sec.]

Third Interview with the President in FY2018 : I. Komatsu Mining Corp.:Updates

It's been one year and a half since the former Joy Global Inc.joined the Komatsu Group as Komatsu Mining Corp.(KMC) in April 2017. In this interview, Mr. Ohashi, President & CEO, explains the present situation of KMC.

Nov. 1, 2018[11min.20sec.]

Third Interview with the President in FY2018 : II. Business Results and Current Conditions

On October 29, 2018, Komatsu announced its business results for the first six-month period of FY2018, ending March 31, 2019. In this interview program, Mr. Ohashi, President & CEO, explains the results.

Nov. 1, 2018[12min.57sec.]

2018/1Q : 10th anniversary of Project for Developing a Safe Village in Cambodia

Komatsu has worked with NPOs, engaging in a community reconstruction support project in Cambodia for 10 years since 2008. In this interview, we are going to report on Komatsu's demining efforts in Cambodia as part of its CSR engagement.

Jul. 30, 2018[25min.22sec.]

Priority activities of FY2018

In April 2016, Komatsu announced the ongoing mid-range management plan for a three-year period from FY2016 to FY2018.
 In this feature section,I am going to ask Mr. Ohashi about efforts of focus in FY2018, the final year of the plan.

May 2, 2018[10min.26sec.]

Fourth Interview with the President in FY2017 - I. Reforms of Komatsu's spare parts business -

In this interview programs, we introduce reforms of Komatsu's spare parts business with jobsite reports.

Feb. 5, 2018[15min.20sec.]

Integration Plan for Komatsu Mining Company

 In April 2017, Komatsu acquired Joy Global Inc., a leading manufacturer of mining equipment in the United States, and changed its trade name to Komatsu Mining Corp. About six months later on October 27, Komatsu announced its stance on integrating Komatsu Mining Corp.

Nov. 1, 2017[10min.45sec.]

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Future Applications of IoT to the Production Process of Construction

Aug. 1, 2017[15min.05sec.]

Komatsu welcomes Komatsu Mining Corp. (formerly, Joy Global Inc.)

May 2, 2017[12min.12sec.]

Komatsu's ESG Efforts: We work to respond to social needs through core business.

In recent years, there has been increasing interest in corporate ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) activities. In this interview, we take a look at Komatsu’s stance on ESG and specific examples of activities.

Feb. 1, 2017[13min.44sec.]

Progress of ICT Applications to Construction and Mining Equipment

Information on the latest Komatsu ICT technology, including the Autonomous Haulage System dump truck unveiled at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016 in Las Vegas in September 2016.

Nov. 1, 2016[12min.03sec.]

Collaboration with JOY GLOBAL

Details on the acquisition of American mining equipment manufacturer Joy Global announced in July 2016.

Aug. 3, 2016[12min.01sec.]

New Mid-range Management Plan

The Mid-range Management Plan for the next three years was announced in April 2016. In this interview, we discuss the details of the new plan.

May 6, 2016[21min.37sec.]

Supporting human resource development of distributors

In recent years, Komatsu has been focusing on supporting the development of human resources at our distributors. In this interview, we discuss the aim of efforts to strengthen activities and specific examples of activities.

Feb. 4, 2016[18min.57sec.]

Our approach to Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) connects all kinds of things using the Internet to create new services and businesses. This interview provides examples of our latest activities in the areas of production, sales and service.

Oct. 3, 2015[19min.08sec.]

Reforming the domestic manufacturing operations

Information on Komatsu’s activities to cut power consumption at domestic production plants in half and our introduction of biomass power generation.

Aug. 18, 2015[16min.05sec.]

Reinforcing our global production system and spare parts supply operations

Information on our flexible global production system for delivering Komatsu construction equipment and service parts to customers all over the world.

May 1, 2015[10min.46sec.]