Contributing to life and living for people around the world

Asahi Kasei’s mission is to provide new value to society and solve social issues by enabling “living in health and comfort” and “harmony with the natural environment”. With this in mind, we aim to contribute to society, achieve sustainable growth, and enhance corporate value over the medium to long term by promoting innovation and creating synergy through the integration of various businesses.



Asahi Kasei introduces new engineered resin series SoForm of the Thermylene brand – A Class-A surface material with low emissions and excellent scratch resistance

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America (APNA) introduces SoForm, a new engineered resin series as part of their diverse Thermylene family - Asahi Kasei’... Read more


On the way to full car autonomy – New study by Asahi Kasei Europe shows growing needs for driver assistance systems and improved acoustics

The automotive is evolving quickly – new technologies are constantly adding to safety and comfort of the car. This development is strongly user-driv... Read more


Smarter and simpler: New study shows growing importance of connectivity features and intuitive control interfaces in the automotive

The automotive is changing. A growing number of electronic systems and functions in the car are constantly adding to the driving experience. The resul... Read more


Interior to become the new exterior: New survey by Asahi Kasei Europe shows increasing need towards functional premium surfaces in the automotive

The evolution in the automotive industry is ongoing. A changing mobility behavior and the growing autonomy of cars will profoundly impact the user’s... Read more