President interview

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

First Interview in FY2022: Mid-term Management Plan(FY2022 –FY2024)

Komatsu embarked on the new three-year, mid-term management plan “DANTOTSU Value –Together, to “The Next” for sustainable growth” in April 2022.

In this interview program, Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains its background, growth strategies, and efforts to address ESG issues.

May. 12, 2022 [10min.28sec.]

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Fourth Interview with the President in FY2021: External risks and countermeasures in the supply chain

In this interview program, Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains "External risks and countermeasures in the supply chain".

He explains Komatsu's efforts to counter external risks, such as global cross-sourcing and making our Chinese subsidiaries wholly owned subsidiaries.

Mar. 22, 2022[9min.20sec.]

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Third Interview with the President in FY2021: Online meeting with individual shareholders

On 14th December 2021, Komatsu held online meeting with individual shareholders.
You can find the materials in English from the link at "For details" below.

Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explained Komatsu's overview, mid-term management plan, efforts for solving ESG issues.
Mr. Horikoshi, Director and Senior Executive Officer & CFO, explained business results and shareholder return.
Dec. 14, 2021
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Second Interview with the President in FY2021: Most recent business conditions

In this interview program, Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains Komatsu's most recent business conditions.

He introduces Komatsu's efforts to accelerate "the realization of safe, highly productive, smart and clean workplaces of the future together with customers," including the launch of the Komatsu GHG Alliance and the development of the Power agnostic truck.

Aug. 3, 2021[8min.12sec.]

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First Interview with the President in FY2021: Komatsu's 100th anniversary

In this interview program, Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains 100th anniversary commemorative activities.

Being mentioned the scheduled date for reopening of "Komatsu-no-mori" in the interview, it was changed from May 14 to June 1. This date is subject to change in accordance with requests from the government and local authorities due to the status of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Apr. 9, 2021[8min.6sec.]

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Fourth Interview with the President in FY2020: Progress of growth strategies

In this interview program, Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains progress of growth strategies.
Feb. 8, 2021[11min.36sec.]

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Third Interview with the President in FY2020: Online meeting with individual shareholders

On 23rd December 2020, Komatsu held online meeting with individual shareholders.
You can find the materials in English from the link at "For details" below.

Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explained Komatsu's overview, mid-term management plan, efforts for solving ESG issues.
Mr. Horikoshi, Executive Officer & CFO, explained business results and shareholder return.
Dec. 23, 2020

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Second Interview with the President in FY2020: "Workplaces of the future: Safe, highly productive, smart and clean"

Komatsu defined its' future direction of realizing the "safe, highly productive, smart and clean workplaces of the future" together with our customers.
In this interview program, Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains Komatsu's efforts with some examples.
Aug. 5, 2020[13min.06sec.]
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First Interview with the President in FY2020: COVID-19 Effects on Komatsu Group's Business and Progress towards Mid-Term Management Plan

On 18th May 2020, Komatsu held a conference call to announce business results for FY2019.
This is the part of the teleconference. Mr. Ogawa, President & CEO, explains "COVID-19 Effects on Komatsu Group's Business and Progress towards Mid-Term Management Plan" with materials.
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