Asahi Kasei was established on May 21, 1931. For more information about our history, please see the History of Growth page.
Our Group Mission is “We, the Asahi Kasei Group, contribute to life and living for people around the world.” For more information, please see the Group Philosophy page.
The Asahi Kasei Group constantly endeavors to advance fast-moving and transparent management as essential for increased corporate value and greater earnings. Under our holding company configuration, we heighten corporate governance by clarifying executive authority and responsibility while reinforcing management oversight functions. For more information, please see the Corporate Governance page.
Please see the CSR page. You can also find information about our corporate ethics and corporate citizenship policies and activities.
The Asahi Kasei Group has operations in four business sectors: Chemicals & Fibers, Homes & Construction Materials, Electronics, and Heath Care. Business is performed by nine core operating companies. For more information about the operations of each core operating company, please refer to the pages linked below.
|Chemicals & Fibers business sector||Electronics business sector|
|Homes & Construction Materials business sector||Health Care business sector|
In April 2011, the Asahi Kasei Group launched a mid-term management initiative “For Tomorrow 2015” for the five-year period from fiscal 2011 to fiscal 2015.
“For Tomorrow 2015” provides a clear vision for the Asahi Kasei Group, with a focus not only on the proactive expansion of our globally competitive businesses, but also on the expansion of operations in fields related to the environment & energy, residential living, and health care, from the perspectives of “living in health and comfort” and “harmony with the natural environment.” In addition, “For Tomorrow” projects have been launched for the creation of new businesses, providing systems and services through combinations of different business units of the Asahi Kasei Group. For more information, please see the Strategic Management Initiative page.
R&D is a key element of our strategy for growth. Both to strengthen existing businesses and to create new businesses, we focus R&D on emerging changes in customer needs and demands. For more information about our R&D strategy, please see the Research & Development page.
Please refer to the Financial Summary page. For more information, please also see the supplementary financial summary on the Financial Results Briefing page. An audio webcast (Windows Media) and a transcript (PDF) of the latest financial results conference are also available.
Please refer to the supplementary financial summary on the Financial Results Briefing page.
Please refer to the IR Calendar page.
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