FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
International Corporate Development
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TOKYO, JAPAN– Tosoh is pleased to announce that, effective October 1, 2017, its wholly owned subsidiaries Tosoh Finechem Corporation, Tosoh F-Tech, Inc., and Tosoh OrganicChemical Co., Ltd., will merge. Tosoh Finechem Corporation will be the surviving entity. Each of the three subsidiaries develops, produces, and sells organic compounds of distinct characteristics. Their merger will combine their distinctive technologies to accelerate the development of chemical compounds, will facilitate the most effective use of production facilities, and will improve responsiveness to customers’ diverse needs. Tosoh Finechem Corporation will be positioned as a highly profitable, development-driven manufacturer of fine chemicals.
Who We Are
Tosoh is the parent of the Tosoh Group, which comprises over 100 companies worldwide and a multiethnic workforce of over 12,000 people and generated net sales of ¥753.7 billion (US$6.3 billion at the average rate of ¥120.15 to the US dollar) in fiscal 2016, ended March 31, 2016.
What We Do
Tosoh is one of the largest chlor-alkali manufacturers in Asia. The company supplies the plastic resins and an array of the basic chemicals that support modern life. Tosoh’s petrochemical operations supply ethylene, polyethylene, and functional polymers, while its advanced materials business serves the global semiconductor, display, and solar industries. Tosoh has also pioneered sophisticated bioscience systems that are used for the monitoring of life-threatening diseases. In addition, Tosoh demonstrates its commitment to a sustainable future, in part by manufacturing a variety of eco-products.