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Kuraray Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells chemicals, resins, fibers, textiles, high performance materials, medical products, and others worldwide. The company’s Vinyl Acetate segment offers functional resins, including polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) resins for paper/fiber processing agents, adhesives, and others; optical-use PVA films for LCD televisions, mobile phone screens, and others; water-soluble PVA films for water soluble delivery system and others; PVB films for laminated safety glass and photovoltaic module encapsulation; and EVAL resins and films for food packaging, automobile tanks/vacuum insulation panels, and others. Its Isoprene segment produces isoprene chemicals; thermoplastic elastomers; and heat-resistant polyamide resins for mobile phones, personal computers, digital cameras, liquid crystal displays (LCDs), LED reflectors application, automobiles, and others. The company’s Functional Materials segment provides man made leather products; methacrylic resins for LCDs, automobile light covers, signboards, construction materials, and others; and dental materials for treating cavities. Its Fibers and Textiles segment offers reinforcing material for cement and concrete, and others; non-woven fabrics for everyday goods and industrial products; hook and loop fasteners for clothing, sporting goods, industrial materials, and others; and polyarylate fibers for rope, fishing nets, and other industrial products. The company’s Trading segment imports, exports, and wholesales fibers and textiles products, such as filament and chemicals. It also provides activated carbon for water purification facilities, gas separators, and capacitor materials; and polyester filament materials for non-woven fabrics, industrial materials/woven and knitted textiles, tents, and sheets, as well as is engaged in water purification, wastewater treatment, ballast water management systems, and others. Kuraray Co., Ltd. was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

7,550 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/20/14
Founded in 1926

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kuraray co ltd (3405) Key Developments

Kuraray Co. Ltd. Plans to Pay Out Annual Dividend for Fiscal Year 2014

Kuraray Co. Ltd. announced that it plans to pay out an annual dividend for fiscal year 2014 of ¥27 per share.

Kuraray Co. Ltd. Revises Earnings Guidance for the Year Ending Dec. 31, 2014

Kuraray Co. Ltd. revised earnings guidance for the year ending Dec. 31, 2014. For the period, the company now expects net sales of JPY 415,000 million, operating income of JPY 41,000 million, net income of JPY 21,000 million and net income per share of JPY 59.92 compared to previous guidance of net sales of JPY 415,000 million, operating income of JPY 44,000 million, net income of JPY 26,000 million and net income per share of JPY 74.19. The company acquired the vinyl acetate-related business from E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company on June 1, 2014. The revisions are intended to reflect the allocation of the purchase price to the assets acquired and liabilities assumed.

Kuraray Co. Ltd. Appoints Fumio Ito as Chairman and Representative Director

Kuraray Co. Ltd. announced that it has appointed Fumio Ito as Chairman and Representative Director. Fumio Ito's current position is President and Representative Director of the company.


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