Functional Chemicals Division

Ever-expanding business sphere.

The Functional Chemicals Division handles a very wide range of products, both from Japan and overseas. From organic and inorganic basic chemical products, intermediates including all types of amines, to urethane, phenol and other functional plastics, as well as titanium oxides, nigrosin and other dyes and pigments, and functional materials such as surfactants, additives and water treatment chemicals, we can look after all customer needs including product inventory and technical support.
We have at our fingertips the rich technical knowledge and information we have accumulated since our company started nearly a century ago. Our response to user needs is speedy. Our mission is to discover the growth businesses of the future.
Keeping abreast of the ever growing business activities in Japan as well as in Asia and other overseas countries, together with the dizzying pace of developments in the cutting-edge of chemistry, we fulfil our social role through our contribution with chemicals.

Products supplied to major customer segments


  • pigments
  • high-performance resins
  • additives
  • high-performance raw materials
  • fillers


  • surfactants
  • synthetic detergent raw materials
  • enzymes
  • disinfectants

Pharmaceutical and agrochemical

  • intermediates
  • additives

Electric and electronic components

  • high-performance resins
  • additives
  • condutive materials

Resin goods

  • resin raw materials
  • dyes and pigments
  • additives

Dyes and pigments

  • intermediates
  • industrial chemicals

Paper manufacturing

  • industrial chemicals


  • Olefin resin
  • Silicone
  • Food additives
  • Air-conditioners
  • Water treatment chemicals
Functional Chemicals Division

Major suppliers

  • Asahi Chemical Co.,Ltd
  • Osaka Kasei Co.,Ltd
  • Orient Chemical Industries, Ltd.
  • Kao Corporation
  • Kurita Water Industries, Ltd.
  • KH Neochem Co.,Ltd.
  • Koei Chemical Co.,Ltd.
  • Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd.
  • Sanyo Color Works, Ltd.
  • Sumika Color Co.,Ltd.
  • Sumika Covestro Urethane Co.,Ltd.
  • Sumitomo Chemical Co.,Ltd.
  • Sumitomo Bakelite Co.,Ltd.
  • Taiyo Kogyo Corporation
  • Tayca Corporation
  • DIC Corporation
  • Nikko Chemicals Co.,Ltd.
  • Nippon Shokubai Co.,Ltd.
  • Perstorp Japan Co.,Ltd.
  • HakusuiTech Co.,Ltd.
  • Fuji Pigment Co.,Ltd.
  • Songwon Industrial Co.,Ltd.
  • Mikuni Color Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi-Chemical Foods Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc.
  • Miwon Specialty Chemical Co.,Ltd.