A Scam Email with the Subject "WORK FROM HOME" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 27 Jul 2010 14:43:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "ITOCHU-EXPORT COMPANY"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF MR EIZO KOBAYASHISA C E O, ITOCHU CORPORATION EXPORT COMPANY JAPAN. Good day, USA/CANADA Assistant on Financial Matter Permit an introduction. My name is Eizo Kobayashi-san , President of ITOCHU CORPORATION based here in Japan.Our company exports cement, sugar and textile materials for world trade. We are searching for a representatives who can help us establish a medium of getting to our customers America and Canada and Europe as well as making payments through you as our payment officer. Most of our customers pay out in check and we do not have an account in your country that will clear this money. Again, there is the problem of language.This has posed a lot of problems as we have engaged the services of interpreters which have proved not so encouraging as we have lost a lot of money to some bad characters in our employ. It is upon this note that we seek your assistance to stand in as our representative in your country. Terms and Condition: 1. To receive payments from the Clients. 2. Cash the Payments at your bank. 3. Deduct 10%, which will be your percentage/pay for your service to us. 4. Forward balance after deduction of your percentage/pay to any of the offices you will be directed to send the funds to us. Note that, as our representative, you will receive 10% and monthly salary of $2,000.00 USD of whatever amount you clear for the company and the balance will be paid into an account we will avail to you. facilitate the conclusion of this transaction if accepted, send me promptly by email the following: 1) Full names : 2) Home/office phone: 3) Cell: 4) Age 5) Mailing/residential address: 6) Occupation: 7) Bank Name Only : Subject to your satisfaction you will be given the opportunity to negotiate your mode of which we will pay for your services as our representative in America/Canada/Europe. Also note that i Mr Kobayashi-san will send you an approval letter as this company representative. Respectfully Submitted, Eizo Kobayashi-san Ceo Itochu Corporation Export Company,Ltd email@example.com 2-13-3 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061 JAPAN.