Investing Companies

Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd.

Sanyo Chemical Industries is a performance chemical manufacturer that invests more than 30% of its employees company-wide and over 5% of sales in expenditures for research and development functions, accumulating diverse technologies and expertise in a wide range of fields.

Head Office Location 11 Ikkyo Nomoto-Cho, Higashiyama-Ku, Kyoto
Date of Establishment November 1, 1949
Capital 13.1 billion yen
Number of employees about 2,000 (Including employees loaned to affiliated companies)
Business Products Lifestyle and Health Industry-Related Products
Oil and Transport Industry-Related Products
Plastics and Textile Industry-Related Products
Information, Electrical and Electronics Industries
Environment, Housing and Other Industry-Related Products


Evonik Industries AG

Evonik Industries AG (Headquarters: Essen, Germany) is a world leader in specialty chemicals. Evonik Industries has manufacturing plants in 25 countries around the world and operates in over one hundred. In Japan, Evonik Japan Co., Ltd. offers products together with its group companies.

Head Office Location Rellinghauser Straße 1—11, 45128 Essen, Germany
Date of Establishment September 12, 2007
Number of Employees 35,000 (as of 2016)
Business Overview Chemical Products
Feed Additives
Paint and Other Additives
Pharmaceutical Product Manufacture and Sales