Committed to a sustainable resource future

Idemitsu Australia Resources (IAR) has been operating in Australia for over 40 years, as a subsidiary of Japanese company Idemitsu Kosan Co.Ltd. We are proud to play a proactive role in diversifying Australia’s energy portfolio through mining, retail fuels, agriculture, and renewable initiatives. With a focus on innovation, we are currently exploring solar, hydro, wind and battery hybrid alternatives across Queensland and New South Wales. We are deeply committed to the safety and wellbeing of our people and working with our local communities to create sustainable outcomes.

Our values

In all our operations worldwide, we practice the simple Japanese philosophy established by our founder, Sazo Idemitsu, of ‘respect for human beings’. This is underpinned by the core values of our Australian business:

We put people first

We look after each other as a close-knit team seeing work as a growth opportunity.

We do what we say we'll do

We are committed to operating with integrity and staying true to our word.

We are always improving

We never stop learning and are always challenging ourselves to do our best.