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.



Entering the next stage of the value chain in the airbag industry – Asahi Kasei to launch airbag fabric sewing operations in Vietnam in March 2020

Asahi Kasei will launch the fabric sewing operation for airbags at its Vietnamese subsidiary Asahi Kasei Advance Vietnam in 2020. With this investment... Read more


We make Future Mobility work – Asahi Kasei presents concept car AKXY and lightweight solutions at K 2019

Lightweight materials to make future mobility work: From 16 to 23 October, Asahi Kasei will present engineering plastics and foam materi-als for the a... Read more


Creator of a rechargeable world – Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Akira Yoshino received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019

Dr. Akira Yoshino, Honorary Fellow at Asahi Kasei, has won this year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced on Oc... Read more


Premiere for PA Foam – Asahi Kasei at Foam Expo Europe 2019

From 10 to 12 September, the Japanese technology company Asahi Kasei presents its high-performance foam materials SunForce and, for the first time, PA... Read more