On June 8, 2016, Mr. Mijihiko Oda, Vice President of Marunebi Corporation, paid a courtesy call on H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag to give advice about companies and to discuss about promoting business relations in Thailand. Marunebi Corporation is one of the leading companies in Japan, which carries out various kinds of business such as food products, chemical products, energy, industrial machinery and transportation. Furthermore, it has many overseas branches, including Marunebi Corporation (Thailand), which has been in business for more than 50 years. In addition, Marunebi Corporation, in collaboration with East Japan Railway Company and Toshiba Corporation, are responsible for the MRT Purple Line Project, Tao Poon to Bang Yai Section.