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1. JSR Profile (as of March 31, 2017)

Company name JSR Corporation
Established December 10, 1957
Head office Shiodome Sumitomo Building, 1-9-2
Higashi-Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
President Mitsunobu Koshiba
Capital 23.3 billion yen
Number of employees 6,790 (consolidated)

2. JSR Group's Major Business (as of March 31, 2017)

The manufacture and sale of the following products

Type of business Main products
Petrochemical Business Elastomers Synthetic rubbers Styrene-butadiene rubber, butadiene rubber, ethylene-propylene rubber and other synthetic rubbers and refined processed products
Thermoplastic elastomers Thermoplastic elastomers and related processed products
Emulsions Latex for paper processing, general industrial-use latex, acrylic emulsion, refined processed products made from raw latex, and other products
Functional chemicals High-performance coating materials, high-function dispersant, industrial particles, latent heat storage materials, heat reflection paint material, battery material, and other products
Other Chemical products such as butadiene monomers
Plastics Synthetic resins such as ABS resin, AES resin, AS resin, and ASA resin
Diversified Businesses Fine Chemicals Business Semiconductor Materials Lithography materials (photo resist and multi-layering materials), CMP materials, packaging materials, etc
Display Materials Color LCD materials, anti-reflection film materials, functional coating, and other products
Optical Materials Heat-resistant transparent resin, functional films, high-performance UV curable resins, stereolithography, and other products
Strategic Business and other materials Life sciences (in vitro reagents for diagnostics and/or research, raw materials for such reagents, bioprocess materials, contract development and manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals) and Lithium ion capacitors

3. JSR Corporation's Business Establishments
   (as of March 31, 2017)

Head office 1-9-2 Higashi-Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Branches Nagoya Branch Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture
Plants Yokkaichi Plant Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture
Chiba Plant Ichihara City, Chiba Prefecture
Kashima Plant Kamisu City, Ibaraki Prefecture
Research centers and laboratories Performance Polymer Research Laboratories Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture
Display Materials Research Laboratories Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture
Fine Electronic Materials Research Laboratories Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture
Advanced Materials Research Laboratories Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture
Tsukuba Research Laboratories Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture
Overseas branches / offices Singapore Branch Singapore
Taiwan Branch Taiwan

1. JSR closed its Wallisellen office in Switzerland effective from July 1, 2016, and the transferred its business to JSR Elastomer Europe GmbH.

2. Effective from April 1, 2017, JSR established the Yokkaichi Research Center and placed thereunder the Performance Polymer Research Laboratories, Display Solution Materials Research Laboratories (renamed), Fine Electronic Materials Research Laboratories, Advanced Materials Research Laboratories, and Edge Computing Research Laboratories (newly established).

3. JSR closed its Singapore Branch on July 12, 2017.

4. JSR Group Companies (as of March 31, 2017)

JSR Group Companies Map

JSR Group Companies (PDF 282KB)

5. Financial Information

Net Sales (consolidated)

Net Sales (consolidated)

Operating Income (consolidated)

Operating Income (consolidated)