About Us

Ajinomoto Group Principles

Ajinomoto Group Philosophy


We create better lives globally by contributing to significant advances in Food and Health and by working for Life.

Ajinomoto Group Way


Create New Value
Create value with new ideas and continuous innovation based on unique technologies and science.

Pioneer Spirit
Continue to constantly take on the challenge of creating new businesses and markets.

Social Contribution
Accommodate social requirements with humility and honesty, with the objective of maximizing value for society through business activities.

Value People
Respect the humanity of all the people involved in the Ajinomoto Group’s businesses, and be an organization in which they can grow and display their abilities to the fullest extent.

Ajinomoto Group Vision


We aim to be “a group of companies that contributes to human health globally” by continually creating unique value to benefit customers.

  1. To become a global group of food companies centered on the world’s No. 1 seasoning business.
  2. To become a global group of amino science companies that contributes to humankind with the world’s No. 1 amino acid technology.
  3. To become a group of health-promoting companies with a scientific approach to good taste and health.