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Kureha Corporation

3-3-2 Nihonbashi Hamacho
Tokyo 103-8552
81 3 3249 4666

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Yutaka KobayashiCEO, Pres & DirectorN/AN/A1951
Mr. Yoshio NodaSr. VP, GM of Fin. & Accounting Division, GM of Admin. Division and DirectorN/AN/A1959
Kazushige TsurutaniGen. Mang. of Public & Investor Relations DepartmentN/AN/AN/A
Hiroyuki TanakaSr. VP, GM of Carbon Neutral Project, Corp. Planning & Strategy Division and DirectorN/AN/A1963
Mr. Michihiro SatoEVP, MD of Internal Control & Auditing, GM of Evs, Safety & Quality Assurance HQ and DirectorN/AN/A1960
Katsuhiro NatakeSr. VP & Gen. Mang., Advanced Products DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Naomitsu NishihataSr. VP & GM of New Bus. Promotion HeadquartersN/AN/AN/A
Koji SuyamaSr. VP and GM of Home Products & Packaging Materials DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Kureha Corporation manufactures and sells functional materials, specialty chemicals, and plastics in Japan and internationally. It operates through four segments: Advanced Materials, Specialty Chemicals, Specialty Plastics, Construction, and Other Operations. The Advanced Materials segment offers polyphenylene sulfide, polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF), processed polyglycolic acid products, carbon fibers, and bead-shaped activated carbon products. The Specialty Chemicals segment provides therapeutic agents for chronic renal failure, agricultural and horticultural fungicides, chlorine, caustic soda, hydrochloric acid, sodium hypochlorite, monochlorobenzene, para-dichlorobenzene, trichlorobenzene, and ortho-dichlorobenzene. The Specialty Plastics segment offers household products, including household plastic wrap, storage containers, cooking sheets, food storage bags, strainable garbage bags, garbage deodorizing sheets; antibacterial dishcloths, range hood filters, and plastic bag clips; PVDF fishing lines; polyvinylidene chloride films; heat-shrink multilayer films; and machinery for auto-seal food packaging. The Construction segment provides construction, civil engineering, housing, factory-related services, and plant engineering and maintenance services. The Other Operations segment offers industrial waste management services and environmental related treatment facilities; real estate, building management, travel agency, insurance, and staffing services; medical care services; transport and storage services; and trades in chemical products. The company was incorporated in 1944 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate Governance

Kureha Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.