Asahi Kasei Corporation Company Profile

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Asahi Kasei Corporation Company Profile



Company Legal Name

Asahi Kasei Corporation

Year of Incorporation



Chemical Industry

Geographical Presence



Introduction: Based in Japan, Asahi Kasei Corporation operates as a trans-national chemical company that engages in the manufacture and distribution of chemicals, high-quality home products, construction materials, pharmaceuticals, and healthcare products.

The company operates globally with its offices and plants across Japan, as well as China, Singapore, Thailand, U.S.A. and Germany.



Company Revenue (As of March, 2020)

2,151.65 billion JPY

Net Income (As of March, 2020)

103.93 billion JPY

President of the Board

Hideki Kobori

Number of Employees (As of March, 2020)


Corporate Address

Hibiya Mitsui Tower, 1-1-2 Yurakucho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0006, Japan



Asahi Kasei Corporation organizes its business into three sectors of Material, Homes, and Health Care.

Homes sector – Order built homes (unit homes and apartment buildings), Remodelling services.

Material sector – Basic materials; Performance products; Specialty solutions and Electronics.

Healthcare sector – Pharmaceuticals; Medical care and Acute critical care.

Reporting Geographic Segments: Asia, Europe, North America, South America, Oceania, and Japan.

Key Products:

Nitric acid, caustic soda, ammonia, chemical fertilizers; Acrylonitrile; Methyl methacrylate; Styrene; Adipic acid; hexamethylene diamine; AH salt, Propionitrile; Sodium cyanide; Acetonitrile; Methacrylonitrile; Cyclohexyl methacrylate; Cyclohexanol, cyclohexane, cyclohexene, Polyethylene, PMMA resins, Polystyrene.


The company maintains its operating bases at strategic sites around the world, to facilitate the efficient supply of products and services in each of the major markets.

Asahi Kasei flexibly allocates its management resources on priority fields like Environment & Energy, Mobility, Life Material, Home & Living, and Health care. Allocation is based on the four perspectives of High profitability, High market growth, Priority fields, and Sustainability.

The company executes its growth strategy by enhancing global operations, accelerating the development of new technologies and creation of new businesses, and advancing digital transformation.

It creates new value by leveraging various core technologies, group-wide marketing functions, and internal and external connections.

The company maintains sound corporate governance to ensure diversity and capability to change.

Asahi Kasei Corporation was incorporated in 1831 and is headquartered in Japan.



Phone Number

 81 3 66993000

Fax No.

81 3 66993161