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Mitsui Chemicals 

“Market Cap $2.46 B As of May 2014

At a Glance

  • Industry: Specialized Chemicals
  • Founded: 1955
  • Country: Japan
  • CEO: Toshikazu Tanaka
  • Website: jp.mitsuichem.com
  • Employees: 12,846
  • Sales: $15.44 B
  • Headquarters: Tokyo

Forbes Lists

#1454 Global 2000

  • #611 in Sales
  • #1403 in Assets
Profile

Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of petrochemicals and industrial inorganic chemical products. It operates in the following segments: Petrochemicals, Basic Chemicals, Polyurethane, Functional Resin Materials, Functional Chemical, Films and Sheets, and Others. The Petrochemicals segment includes ethylene, propylene, polyethylene, and polypropylene products. The Basic Chemicals segment consists of phenol, bisphenol A, purified terephthalic acid, polyethylene terephthalate, ethylene oxide, and derivatives. The Polyurethane segment produces polyurethane, coating, adhesive, and molding materials. The Functional Resin Materials segment comprises of elastomers, performance compounds, and specialty polyolefins. The Functional Chemicals segment offers healthcare materials, specialty gases, catalysts, and agrochemical products. The Films and Sheets segment involves the manufacture and sale of functional films. The Others segment deals with other related businesses. The company was founded on July 1, 1955 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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