November 11, 2008

Mitsui & Co., Ltd. To Present Webcast of Analyst Conference on Second Quarter Financial Results for Year Ending March 2009

Junichi Matsumoto, CFO of Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:8031)(NASDAQ:MITSY)(ISIN:JP3893600001) hosted an analyst conference on Friday November 7, 2008 to announce second quarter financial results for the fiscal year ending March 2009. An audio webcast of this conference is now available at:

About Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Mitsui & Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, is one of the largest general trading companies in Japan. With more than 40,000 employees worldwide, Mitsui is engaged in trading of commodities and provision of services in a range of fields, including iron and steel, non-ferrous metals, machinery, electronics, chemicals, energy-related commodities and products, food products, textiles, general merchandise and real estate. Mitsui's diversified activities also include development of natural resources, coordination of infrastructure projects, development of consumer-related businesses, and much more.

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