Quality not quantity

September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/4/2006 Supplement, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports that Kuraray will focus on developing differentiated value-added products based on its proprietary technologies to achieve the growth in the chemicals business. Products in the Kuraray portfolio presents a challenge in terms of the time needed to capture new markets and expand the scale of operations. One of the greatest impacts on the company's business structure through this shift from quantity to quality is in the methacrylate business, which has moved to become a processed-polymer products business.


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