Kureha at a glance

Kureha Group is a technology-driven, diverse specialty chemicals and plastics manufacturer that delivers original quality products in the fields of advanced materials, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and functional packaging products. Kureha Group operates in 10 countries with more than 4000 employees worldwide.
Kureha Group’s products and operations are managed and reported in five reporting segments; Advanced materials, Specialty chemicals, Specialty plastics, Construction and Other operations. In fiscal 2020 ended March 31, 2021, the Group reported annual revenue of \144.6 billion and operating income of \17.3 billion.

Kureha at a glance
Kureha at a glance

Advanced Materials

Advanced Materials
Advanced Materials
Key products & services
- Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS)
- Polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF)
- Polyglycolic acid (PGA)
- Microspheres
- Piezo ferroelectric film
- Carbon products
- Battery materials
Key markets
- Automotive
- Electrical/Electronics
- Gas and oil extraction

(Billions of yen)

FY2019 FY2020
Segment revenue 41.8 44.5
Operating income 3.7 3.5

Specialty Chemicals

Specialty Chemicals
Specialty Chemicals
Key products & services
- Organic chemicals
- Inorganic chemicals
- Agricultural fungicides
- Pharmaceuticals products
Key markets
- Paper
- Electrical/Electronics
- Plastics
- Production agriculture
- Medical

(Billions of yen)

FY2019 FY2020
Segment revenue 24.3 23.5
Operating income 2.1 2.2

Specialty Plastics

Specialty Plastics
Specialty Plastics
Key products & services
- Food packaging film
- Household wrap film
- Fishing lines
- Food packaging machinery
Key markets
- Food packaging
- Consumer goods
- Fiber

(Billions of yen)

FY2019 FY2020
Segment revenue 43.5 42.4
Operating income 6.3 7.7

Construction

Construction
Construction
Key products & services
- Engineering and construction
- Civil engineering
- Facility maintenance and management

(Billions of yen)

FY2019 FY2020
Segment revenue 14.5 13.9
Operating income 1.1 1.1

Other operations

Other operations
Other operations
Key products & services
- Environmental engineering
- Industrial waste treatment services
- Environmental and physiochemical testing and analysis
- Transportation and logistics
- Real estate
- Personnel services

(Billions of yen)

FY2019 FY2020
Segment revenue 18.3 20.3
Operating income 2.7 4.4