Feature: Connecting business operations with contribution to society

With the launch of the Asahi Kasei Group's new medium-term management initiative, “Cs for Tomorrow 2018” (CT2018) in April 2016, the Asahi Kasei Group adopted an operating holding company configuration and reorganized its business portfolio into the three business sectors of Material, Homes, and Health Care.

To realize our vision of achieving a portfolio of high-profitability and high value-added businesses in 2025, we will effectively respond to the changing business environment that is becoming more complex and diversified, boldly taking on challenges to create new businesses and providing solutions for various issues in society and the environment.

We are committed to providing solutions that enable a “society of clean environmental energy” and a “society of healthy/comfortable longevity with peace of mind.” The Asahi Kasei Group will continue to create new markets by leveraging the strengths of our diverse businesses and human resources to contribute to a sustainable society.

Business operations that contribute to solutions for society

The Asahi Kasei Group has various businesses including fibers & textiles, chemicals, electronics, homes, construction materials, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and acute critical care. Through our diverse business operations, we are committed to find solutions for various social challenges.

[Society of clean environmental energy] [Society of healthy/comfortable longevity with peace of mind] Management:Greater importance of transparency and CSR / The environment:Shift to sustainable society; tightening environmental regulations / Healthcare:Expansion of global healthcare markets / IT:Spread of IoT and other IT advances / Energy:Increasing energy demand; diversification of supply / Demographic change:Increasing world population; aging population in developed countries / Social economy:Increasing globalization; growing geopolitical risks / Food:Growing food demand

Creating new value among 3 business sectors

Many social challenges are complex and interrelated. Solving them requires multiple perspectives. We will connect our strengths in each business sector to create unique new businesses and provide new value to society.

[Material]Performance materials for pharmaceuticals and medical care / Development of new markets for disinfection [Health Care]At-home care/nursing / Business related to seniors [Homes]Environmentally friendly construction materials / Renewable energy related Homes Click here for more Material Click here for more Health Care Click here for more
[Material]Performance materials for pharmaceuticals and medical care / Development of new markets for disinfection [Health Care]At-home care/nursing / Business related to seniors [Homes]Environmentally friendly construction materials / Renewable energy related

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