Corporate Outline

Corporate Name Toray Industries, Inc.
Established January 1926
President Akihiro Nikkaku
Paid-in Capital
(As of March 31, 2018)
147,873 million yen
Number of Countries/Regions
Toray Operates in
(As of April 1, 2018)
Number of Subsidiaries/Affiliates
(As of March 31, 2018)
Japan: 100
Overseas: 157
Total : 257
Number of Employees
(As of March 31, 2018)
Toray: 7,625
Consolidated Japanese subsidiaries: 10,590
Consolidated overseas subsidiaries: 27,547
Total : 45,762
Consolidated Net Sales
(As of March 31, 2018)
2,204.9 billion yen
Consolidated Operating Income
(As of March 31, 2018)
156.5 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, 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; information-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.