Corporate Outline

Corporate Name

Toray Industries, Inc.


January 1926


Akihiro Nikkaku

Paid-in Capital
(As of March 31, 2016)

147,873 million yen

Number of Countries/Regions
Toray Operates in
(As of April 1, 2016)


Number of Subsidiaries/Affiliates
(As of March 31, 2016)

Japan: 100
Overseas: 154
Total : 254

Number of Employees
(As of March 31, 2016)

Toray: 7,223 (Men 6,452, Women 771)
Consolidated Japanese subsidiaries: 10,520 (Men 7,968, Women 2,552)
Consolidated overseas subsidiaries: 28,096 (Men 18,209, Women 9,887)
Total : 45,839 (Men 32,629, Women 13,210)

Consolidated Net Sales
(As of March 31, 2016)

2,104.4 billion yen

Consolidated Operating Income
(As of March 31, 2016)

154.5 billion yen

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 and acrylics; non-woven fabrics; ultra-microfiber non-woven fabric with suede-texture; apparel products

Plastics and Chemicals

(Except films and plastic products included in IT-related Products listed below)
Nylon, ABS, PBT, PPS and other resins and molded products; polyolefin foam; polyester, polypropylene, PPS and other films and processed film products; raw materials for synthetic fibers and plastics; zeolite catalysts; fine chemicals such as raw materials for pharmaceuticals and agrochemicals; veterinary medicines

IT-related Products

Films and plastic products for IT-related products; electronic circuit- and semiconductor-related materials; color filters for LCDs and related materials; magnetic recording materials; graphic materials; IT-related equipment

Carbon Fiber Composite Materials

Carbon fibers, carbon fiber composite materials and related molded products

Environment and Engineering

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

Life Science

Pharmaceuticals; medical devices

Other Businesses

Analysis-, physical evaluation-, and research-related services