Framework of research / production technology development

From a base of polymer and synthetic chemistry, the Kuraray Group has built a unique and advanced system of technologies by fusing related technologies and expertise.

Our Chief Technology Officer (CTO) brings together the group's knowledge and people, leading our efforts in the materials field, as well as our commitment to offer new things that are demanded by the market, in partnership with external institutions.

Under Kuraray's Chief Technology Officer, who was newly appointed during fiscal 2007 and tasked with controlling development and technology functions, the New Business Development Division is promoting efficient and effective R&D on a Groupwide scale.

History of product R&D and commercialization by the Kuraray Group

Important industry awards received by the Kuraray Group

The Kuraray Group's technology and core products