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.



More than just lightweight – Plastics and foams contribute to the future in-car living space

Plastics and foams are more than just lightweight materials. They will prove to be a significant addition to the user experience in future automotive ... Read more


Asahi Kasei’s TENAC POM with the world’s lowest VOC emission level certified as eco-friendly green material in China

Asahi Kasei’s copolymer polyacetal resin (POM) TENAC-C Z4520 has been certified as an eco-friendly green material by the China Automotive Tech-nolog... Read more


Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Akira Yoshino receives the European Inventor Award 2019

Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Dr. Akira Yoshino has received for the European Inventor Award 2019 by the European Patent Office (EPO) in the category of... Read more


Asahi Kasei to Relocate European Headquarter to Düsseldorf Harbour

Asahi Kasei relocates its European Headquarter Asahi Kasei Europe (AKEU) within Düs-seldorf. The relocation is scheduled for the second half of 2020.... Read more