This company is engaged in the provision of railroad transportation services. It was established in 1987 after being spin off from the government-run Japanese National Railways (JNR). It conducts business from its registered business address located in Tokyo, Japan. It has overseas offices in New York, Paris, Brussels, London, and Singapore. The company, with more than 1,705 railway stations in Japan, operates through three business segments namely, Transportation, Station Space Utilization, and Shopping and Office. The Transportation business covers the operation and management of railway routes including the bullet train lines and the conventional railway lines primarily in Kanto and Tohoku area in Japan. The Station Space Utilization business covers the construction of commercial space in the railway stations and the operation of restaurants, retail stores, cafes and convenience stores. The Shopping and Office business covers the operation and management of shopping centers and the leasing of office buildings located in the railway stations and surrounding areas. Apart from its core business, the company is engaged in the manufacture and distribution of transport-related machinery and equipment, signs and information boards, aggregates, masonry materials, concrete posts, and blocks; production of beverages and liquors; and in the construction and management of recreation areas, physical fitness facilities, cultural facilities, preparatory schools and other educational facilities, and movie theater.
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