Company Profile - Asahi Kasei Corp


Asahi Kasei Corp (Asahi Kasei) manufactures and markets chemical products. The product portfolio of the company includes acrylonitrile, styrene, diagnostic reagents, foam insulation panels, foundation systems, methyl methacrylate, polyethylene, polystyrene, polymers, functional additives, membrane filtration systems, ion-exchange membranes, medical devices and sensors. It also offers prescription drugs. Asahi Kasei’s products find application in the fields of chemicals and fibers, electronics, healthcare and construction. It markets these products under Duranol, Sepacell, Polydurex, Ceolus, Aciplex and Hipore brands. The company has operational presence in North America, Central and South America, Europe, Asia and Oceania. Asahi Kasei is headquartered in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

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Country (HQ): Japan
Sector: Chemicals
Market Cap (US$ m): 9,854
Revenue (US$ m): 20,142 (2023)

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