- Development and Sales of Coated Cermet Grade "T2500Z" for Steel Turning
- Development and Sales of General-Purpose Positive M-Class Chipbreaker "GU Type Breaker"
- Development and Sales of SEC-WaveMill™ WEZ Modular Type
- Operating as usual with no damage by typhoon Hagibis.
- Sumitomo Electric Establishes Representative Office in Hanoi to Expand Its Hard Metal Cutting Tool Business in Vietnam
- Sumitomo Electric Hardmetal Opens East Japan Logistics Base for Cutting Tools