KURARAY CO.,LTD. is mainly engaged in the manufacture and sale of chemical products. The Company operates in five business segments. The Resin segment is involved in the manufacture and sale of Poval resin and film, EVAL resin and film, and polyvinyl butyral (PVB) resin. The Chemicals segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of fine chemicals, methacrylate resin, processed resin products, thermoplastic elastomer and rubber, among others. The Fiber segment manufactures and sells vinylon, artificial leather (clarion), polyester and dry nonwoven, among others. The Trading segment sells polyester filament produced by the Company and products manufactured by other companies. The Others segment manufactures and sells advanced membranes, activated carbon, gums, processed resin products, conducts warehousing business, logistics and processing business, provides insurance and travel services, as well as operates golf courses and hotels.
Kuraray Europe GmBH
President Dr. Matthias Gutweiler
Headquarter Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Activities Importing and sales of Kuraray products in Europe, Manufacture and sales of PVA resin (MOWIOL), Butyral resins (MOWITAL) and PVB film (TROSIFOL)
Number of employees Approx. 500
President and CEO P. Scott Bening
Capital US$59,050 thousand (wholly owned subsidiary of MonoSol Holdings, Inc.)
Employees Approx. 740
Business Manufacture and sale of industrial-use PVA film
Location 707 E. 80th Place Suite 301, Merrillville, Indiana 46410, U.S.A.
New Kuraray Production Facility for PVA Water-Soluble Films in Zimna Wodka, Poland
Kuraray announces that it will establish a new MonoSol production facility for PVA water-soluble films in Poland as demand grows for packaging film for unit dose detergents, pharmaceuticals, and ot...
Kuraray builds new feedstock storage plant in the Industriepark Höchst
A new feedstock store in the Industriepark Höchst serves to optimise production supplies for Kuraray Europe GmbH.
Commencement of new PVB resin production line in Europe by Kuraray
Kuraray Co., Ltd has executed production capacity expansion of PVB (poly vinyl butyral) resin (Brand Name; MOWITAL) by constructing one new line at its European subsidiary, Kuraray Europe GmbH. The...