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Sakata Seed Corporation Headquarters

The green plaza (Exhibition Greenhouse) in the headquarters

Company Name



Hiroshi Sakata, President

Headquarters Location

2-7-1 Nakamachidai, Tsuzuki-ku, Yokohama City, Kanagawa 224-0041

Access Information

By train

A five-minute walk from Nakamachidai Station, Yokohama Municipal Subway Blue Line

By car

Approximately 1.5 km from Tsuzuki IC or approximately 2.2 km from Kohoku IC, Daisan Keihin Road

Approximately 6.5 km from Yokohama-Aoba IC, Tomei Expressway

Approximately 2.3 km from Yokohama-Kohoku IC, Shuto Expressway


+(81)(0)45-945-8800 (Main)



July 1913 (Sakata Noen)


December 1942


The Prime Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange


13.5 billion Japanese Yen

Business Performance

  • Sales: 77.263 billion Japanese Yen (fiscal year ended May 2023: Consolidated)

  • Current Profits: 12.304 billion Japanese Yen (fiscal year ended May 2023: Consolidated)

Business Description

  1. Production and sale of seeds, plants, plant bulbs and horticulture/agriculture supplies. Publication of gardening literature.

  2. Plant breeding, research and development, technical consultation of consigned seed production.

  3. Designing, management and contract constructions of landscaping, greenhouse, and horticultural facility.

Number of Employees

693 employees, consolidated number of employees: 2,691 employees (As of May 31, 2023)

Average Age of Employees

38.7 years (As of May 31, 2023: non-consolidated)

Average Years of Service

15.2 years (As of May 31, 2023: non-consolidated)

Regular employee mid-career recruitment rate

  • FY2020: 27%

  • FY2021: 29%

  • FY2022: 18% (to be announced on September 13, 2023: non-consolidated)

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