New Oil Giant: JX Group & TonenGeneral announce merger to form JXTG Group

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At Gastech 2017 in Tokyo one of the largest oil refiners in Japan, JX Group, unveiled their new logo and company rebrand due to finalising their new merger agreement.

The new company logo above

On the 1st April JX Group and TonenGeneral Group integrated their businesses to unite as the JXTG Group with a new corporate philosophy to “harness the Earth’s power for the common good” and to “help ensure a vibrant future through the creation and innovation in energy, resources and materials.”

After uniting their two businesses, JX Group and TonenGeneral aim to establish a strong integrated corporate group with the objective to “develop into one of the most prominent and internationally competitive comprehensive energy, natural resource and materials company groups in Asia.” 

The JX Holdings President Yukio Uchida will be the President of the new company and the Vice-President role will be undertaken by TonenGeneral’s President Jun Mutoh.

Gastech 2017 displayed the old logo in the programme and online due to how new the integration of the two businesses was. We would like to acknowledge this and apologise. 

To know more about JXTG Group’s activities, click here.