Mission Statement

J. Trading Corporation's mission is to serve a worldwide customer base providing innovative international trading and logistics solutions that recognizes the value of customer care.

Our Goals

To generate a high standard of commitment to our customers
To treat our clients, suppliers and employees with honesty and respect
To growth in both business and personal life
To provide a quality working environment with advanced technology that enhance all employees quality of life
To offer an unsurpassed level of service at the most competitive rates

Main business


CEO: Joe Sawamura
Senior Director: Norimasa Iijima, Yoichi Togashi
Director: Jun Sawamura
Auditor/accounting advisor: Tadashi Miki
Company Layer: Seigo Hirayama
Subsidiaries: Oukouki International, Jixy Corporation, KINS

Company Headquarters Daikoku Office Kansai Yard Office J. Trading Logistics Corporation
195-8F Yamashita-cho, Naka-Ku
Yokohama, Kanagawa 231-0023

Tel: 81-45-662-6873
Sankyu CY.6 Higashi-Ryokuchi
Daikoku-Futo, Tsurumi
Yokohama, Kanagawa 230-0054

Tel: 81-45-507-0604
Fax: 81-45-507-0600
Fujiwara Rokko Auto Terminal Nai, BC Berth
2-3 Koyocho-Nishi, Higashinada-Ku
Kobe 658-0033 Japan

Contact in Japan for English, Spanish & Portuguese Speakers
Tel: 81-50-6864-5524
19516 South Suzana Road
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
United States of America

Tel: 310-259-5714
Fax: 310-885-3363


April 1991 J. Trading Corporation was founded by Joe Sawamura, by selling containers and freight forwarding business
August 1991 Registered the company as LLC
February 1992 Started container repairing business for Kyowa Marine Transportation
July 1992 Acquired resale permit (used and second hand article) Started to sell used containers and automobiles
March 1994 Started to export used containers and automobiles to Saipan, Palau, and Guam
April 1994 started to operate Daikoku Sankyu Container yard and started to repair containers at the yard
May 1996 Started to export used automobiles to New Zealand
October 1996 Started to export used automobiles to Philippines and Dominican Republic
January 1997 Started repair business from Nittu Shoji Co., Ltd.
March 1997 Acquired business license in Saipan, started delivery business
November 1998 Acquired Land transportation permit
November 1998 Started export container loading business for used automobiles in Higashi-ogijima
February 1999 Started custom container production in Korea
February 1999 Registered as an incorporated company
September 2000 Founded J. Trading (USA) Corporation in Los Angeles, started to export marine goods to Japan and computer products to Australia
April 2002 Founded Subsidiary company, KINS
October 2002 Acquired First Class Transportation Pemit
June 2003 Founded J Trading Osaka office
Started export container loading for used automobiles
July 2004 Joined Yokohama Port Transportation Association
March 2005 Acquired Temporary Staffing Business License
December 2006 J. Trading (USA) Corporation changed its name to J. Trading Logistics Corporation
April 2008 Osaka office was registered as Osaka branch