39 Japanese Stocks that Trade as ADRs on OTC Markets

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 |  Includes: ALNPY, ASWAY, ATHLY, BLUNY, DNPLY, ESALY, FULCY, HOCPY, JALSY, KBSTY, KCRPY, KMTUY, KNBWY, KWHIY, MNBEY, MSBHY, NIPNF, NPNYY, OCPNY, OMRNY, QPCPY, RICOY, SGAMY, SKHSY, SKLKY, SMMLY, SSDOY, SSUMY, STBUY, TKOMY, TMICY, TTDKY, YAMCY
by: David Hunkar

Some of the large Japanese company stocks trade on the OTC markets as sponsored ADRs in the US. Some of these companies include Nissan Motor (OTCPK:NSANY), Japan Airlines (OTC:JALSY), Sumitomo Trust & Banking, Komatsu, etc.

The complete list of Japanese ADRs traded on the OTC markets:

No. Name Ticker Sector
1 ACOM CO LTD ACMUY Consumer Finance
2 ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS CO LTD OTCPK:ALNPY Airlines
3 ALLIED TELESIS HOLDINGS KK OTC:ATHLY Computers (Networking)
4 ARISAWA MANUFACTURING CO LTD OTCPK:ASWAY Chemicals
5 BELLUNA CO LTD OTCPK:BLUNY Retail (Home Shopping/Catalog)
6 DAI NIPPON PRINTING CO LTD OTCPK:DNPLY Printing
7 EISAI CO LTD OTCPK:ESALY Health Care (Drugs/Pharms)
8 FULLCAST HOLDINGS CO LTD OTCPK:FULCY Services (Employment)
9 GMO INTERNET INC GMOYY Internet
10 HOYA CORP OTCPK:HOCPY Electronics
11 JAPAN AIRLINES CORP OTC:JALSY Airlines
12 KAO CORP OTCPK:KCRPY Household Products (Non-Durabl
13 KAWASAKI HEAVY INDUSTRIES LTD OTCPK:KWHIY Aerospace/Defense
14 KIRIN HOLDINGS CO LTD OTCPK:KNBWY Beverages (Alcoholic)
15 KOBE STEEL LTD OTCPK:KBSTY Steel
16 KOMATSU LTD OTCPK:KMTUY Machinery
17 MINEBEA CO LTD OTCPK:MNBEY Electronics
18 MITSUBISHI CORP OTCPK:MSBHY Manufacturing (Diversified)
19 MORI SEIKI CO LTD MRSKY Machinery
20 NEC CORP OTC:NIPNF Electronics
21 NIPPON SHOKUBAI CO LTD NPSHY Chemicals
22 NIPPON YUSEN KABUSHIKI KAISHA OTCPK:NPNYY Shipping
23 NIS GROUP CO LTD NISGY Consumer Finance
24 NISSAN MOTOR CO LTD NSANY Automobiles
25 OLYMPUS CORP OTCPK:OCPNY Photography/Imaging
26 OMRON CORP OTCPK:OMRNY Electronics
27 QP CORP OTC:QPCPY Foods
28 RICOH CO LTD OTCPK:RICOY Office Equipment & Supplies
29 SEGA SAMMY HOLDINGS INC OTCPK:SGAMY Leisure Time (Products/Service
30 SEKISUI HOUSE LTD OTCPK:SKHSY Homebuilding
31 SHINSEI BANK LTD OTCPK:SKLKY Banks (Money Center)
32 SHISEIDO CO LTD OTCQX:SSDOY Personal Care
33 SUMITOMO CORP OTCPK:SSUMY Multi-Industry
34 SUMITOMO METAL INDUSTRIES LTD OTC:SMMLY Steel
35 SUMITOMO TRUST & BANKING CO LTD/THE OTC:STBUY Banks (Major Regional)
36 TDK CORP OTCPK:TTDKY Electronics
37 TOKIO MARINE HOLDINGS INC OTCPK:TKOMY Insurance (Life/Health)
38 TREND MICRO INC OTCPK:TMICY Computer Software
39 YAMAHA CORP OTCQX:YAMCY Consumer Electronics
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