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The Kirin Group TodayLeveraging the diversity of the Group's businesses, operating regions, and employees

With a history spanning more than a century, the Kirin Group has established a globally unique business portfolio composed of three core businesses—alcoholic beverages, non-alcoholic beverages, and pharmaceuticals and bio-chemicals. Today, the Kirin Group's global operations cover Japan and the rest of Asia, Oceania, the United States, and Europe. The number of Group companies has reached 192 and the percentage of employees outside of Japan is approximately 46%. By creatively and flexibly leveraging the diversity of its businesses, operating regions, and employees, the Kirin Group is driving innovations worldwide while continuing to take on the challenge of creating new value.

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Note: The Other business segment includes Koiwai Dairy Products Co., Ltd., and one other company.

Operational scale and profitability of operating companies

  • The revenue amounts of Kirin Brewery, Mercian Corporation, and Kyowa Hakko Kirin include sales tax on liquor.

The Kirin Group around the world

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages businesses
① Myanmar Brewery Ltd.<Myanmar>
② Kirin Holdings Singapore Pte. Ltd.<Singapore>
③ Interfood Shareholding Company<Vietnam>
④ Kirin (China) Investment Co., Ltd.<China>
⑤ China Resources Kirin Beverages (Greater China) Co., Ltd.<China>*
⑥ Taiwan Kirin Co., Ltd.<Taiwan>
⑦ San Miguel Brewery Inc.<Philippines>*
⑧ Lion Pty Ltd<Australia>
⑨ Four Roses Distillery, LLC<U.S.A.>
⑩ The Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Northern New England, Inc.<U.S.A.>
Pharmaceuticals and bio-chemicals businesses
① Kyowa Kirin International plc<United Kingdom>
② Kyowa Hakko Europe GmbH<Germany>
③ Kyowa Hakko Kirin (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.<Singapore>
④ Kyowa Hakko Bio US Holdings Inc.<U.S.A.>
⑤ Kyowa Kirin USA Holdings, Inc.<U.S.A.>
  • * Affiliate consolidated under the equity method

Number of employees by country and region

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