About Toray Group

Toray Group is an integrated chemical industry group developing its business in 26 countries and regions worldwide.

Toray Group combines nanotechnology with its core technologies of organic synthetic chemistry, polymer chemistry and biotechnology, based on which it globally develops the Foundation Businesses of fibers & textiles and plastics & chemicals as well as businesses such as IT-related products, carbon fiber composite materials, pharmaceuticals & medical products, environment & engineering including water treatment.

Corporate Outline

Corporate Name Toray Industries, Inc.
Established January 1926
President Mitsuo Ohya
Paid-in Capital
(As of March 31, 2024)
147,873 million yen
Number of Subsidiaries/Affiliates
(As of March 31, 2024)
Number of Employees
(As of March 31, 2024)
Toray: 6,995
Consolidated Japanese subsidiaries: 10,432
Consolidated overseas subsidiaries: 31,713
Total : 48,140
(As of March 31, 2024)
2,464.6 billion yen
Core Operating Income
(As of March 31, 2024)
103 billion yen * click here for more financial information
Main Businesses

Manufacturing, processing and sales of the following products, among others:

Fibers and Textiles

Filament yarns, staple fibers, spun yarns, woven and knitted fabrics of nylon, polyester, acrylic and others; non-woven fabrics; ultra-microfiber non-woven fabric with suede texture; apparel products.

Performance Chemicals

Nylon, ABS, PBT, PPS and other resins and molded products; polyolefin foam; polyester, polyethylene, polypropylene and other films and processed film products; raw materials for synthetic fibers and other plastics; fine chemicals; electronic and information materials and graphic materials.

Carbon Fiber Composite Materials

Carbon fibers, carbon fiber composite materials and their molded products.

Environment and Engineering

Comprehensive engineering; condominiums; industrial equipment and machinery; IT-related equipment; water treatment membranes and related equipment; materials for housing, building and civil engineering applications.

Life Science

Pharmaceuticals; medical devices, etc.


Analysis, physical evaluation, research, and other services.

Business Categories

Fibers & Textiles

Our fibers and textiles business handles all three major synthetic groups nylon, polyester and acrylic. Our product lineup fulfills a vast array of needs, from filament yarns, staple fibers, textiles and garments to industrial material applications.

Performance Chemicals

Our plastics and chemicals business supplies resins, films and chemicals. And IT-related products segment serves such growth markets as semiconductor and circuit materials, optical fibers and printing materials.

Carbon Fiber Composite Materials

Our carbon fiber composite materials business supplies PAN-type carbon fiber used in aerospace and many other applications. Already the world's largest maker of carbon fibers, we continue to grow and build our leading position.

Environment & Engineering

Our environment and engineering business is a global leader in water treatment membranes. Our products support reverse osmosis and seawater desalination systems as well as environmental equipment and building and construction materials.

Life Science & Other Services

Our life-science segment encompasses pharmaceuticals, medical materials and biotool businesses. We also support analysis, surveying and research services.

Toray Group Segments

Toray Group Segments