Integrated Report 2020

At a Glance

We introduce the products and services, principal applications, and characteristics of each Teijin Group business.

Aramid

  • Global share of para-aramid fibers Twaron® and Technora® Among the approx. 50% (1st)
  • Meta-aramid fiber Teijinconex® for firefighting uniforms in Japan Top share
Products and services
Aramid fibers
Principal applications
Para-aramid fibers
Friction materials, tire and rubber reinforcements (hoses, belts), optical fiber reinforcements, ballistics protection and protective clothing
Meta-aramid fibers
Firefighting uniforms, heat-resistant filters, rubber reinforcements (hoses, belts)
Major subsidiaries
  • Teijin Aramid B.V.
  • Teijin Corporation (Thailand) Limited

Resin and Plastic Processing

  • Polycarbonate resins Among the top class in Asia
  • Providing high added value through Teijin’s proprietary technologies
Products and services
Polycarbonate resins, PEN resins, PPS resins, flame retardants, polycarbonate films and sheets
Principal applications
Polycarbonate resins
Electrical and electronic components, audiovisual (AV) and office automation (OA) equipment, personal computer casings, automotive components, smartphone camera lenses
Polycarbonate films and sheets
Organic electroluminescent display (OLED) anti-reflective films, automotive instrument panels
Major subsidiaries
  • Teijin Polycarbonate China Ltd.
  • Teijin Chemicals Plastic Compounds Shanghai Ltd.

Carbon Fibers

  • Global share of carbon fibers Among the top class
  • Leveraging the strengths of superior technologies related to carbon fiber-reinforced thermoplastic for aircraft
  • Contributing to energy conservation and CO2 emissions cuts through weight reduction
Products and services
Carbon fibers, carbon fiber intermediate materials, oxidized PAN fibers
Principal applications
Carbon fibers
Aircraft (structural and interior components), pressure vessels, compounds, sports and leisure goods
Major subsidiaries
  • Teijin Carbon Europe GmbH
  • Teijin Carbon America, Inc.
  • Teijin Carbon Fibers, Inc.
  • Renegade Materials Corporation

Composites

  • Automotive composites North America’s No.1 Tier 1 supplier
Products and services
Glass fiber composites, carbon fiber composites
Principal applications Automotive composites and materials
Major subsidiaries
  • Continental Structural Plastics Holdings Corporation
  • Inapal Plasticos SA
  • Benet Automotive s.r.o.
  • Teijin Automotive Center Europe GmbH

Healthcare[Pharmaceuticals]

  • Hyperuricemia and gout treatments Top share*1 in Japan
  • Countries or regions where the Teijin Group has business alliances 78
Products and services
Pharmaceuticals
Principal applications
Bone and joint disease
Treatment for osteoporosis, etc.
Respiratory disease
Expectorant and treatment for bronchial asthma, etc.
Cardiovascular and metabolic disease
Treatments for hyperuricemia and gout, hyperlipidemia, etc.
Others
Treatment for severe infectious diseases, laxatives, etc.
Major subsidiaries
  • Teijin Pharma Limited
  • Teijin Healthcare Limited
  • Teijin Nakashima Medical Co., Ltd.
  • Teijin Medical Technologies Co., Ltd.

Healthcare[Home Healthcare]

  • Therapeutic oxygen concentrators for HOT, and CPAP ventilators for the treatment of SAS Top level share*2 in Japan
  • Number of users in Japan and overseas Approx. 450,000
Products and services
Home healthcare
Principal applications
Respiratory disease
Therapeutic oxygen concentrators, noninvasive positive pressure ventilator (NPPV), continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) ventilators for the treatment of SAS
Bone and joint disease
Sonic accelerated fracture healing system
Major subsidiaries
  • Teijin Pharma Limited
  • Teijin Healthcare Limited
  • Teijin Nakashima Medical Co., Ltd.
  • Teijin Medical Technologies Co., Ltd.

New Healthcare Businesses

  • Providing Teijin’s unique community-based comprehensive healthcare services throughout the entire care cycle, including rehabilitation, nursing care, preventative treatment, and health promotion
Products and services/Principal applications
Orthopedic implantable devices, functional food ingredients, digital healthcare, new medical devices
Major subsidiaries
  • Teijin Pharma Limited
  • Teijin Healthcare Limited
  • Teijin Nakashima Medical Co., Ltd.
  • Teijin Medical Technologies Co., Ltd.
  • * 1 Copyright©2020 IQVIA. Source: In-house analysis based on IQVIA JPM, April 2019–March 2020
    Reprinted with permission
  • * 2 Estimated from external reports and Teijin’s rental volume

Fibers & Products Converting

  • Specialized textiles trading company Among the top class in Japan
  • Delivering innovative solutions by integrating manufacturing and trading functions
Products and services
Fiber materials, fibers, textiles and apparel, industrial textiles, films and plastics, etc.
Principal applications
Fiber materials and apparel
Threads, textiles, sports clothing, heavy clothing, fashion apparel, uniforms
Industrial textiles and materials
Tires and rubber reinforcements, car seat covers, infrastructure reinforcements, disaster prevention materials, tents, fishing nets, ropes, interior materials, hygienic materials, purification filters
New businesses
Wearable sensors
Major subsidiaries
  • Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd.
  • Nantong Teijin Co., Ltd.
  • Teijin (Thailand) Limited
  • Teijin Polyester (Thailand) Limited

IT[Business Solution]

  • Creating new services using IoT in nursing care
Products and services Business solution
Principal applications IT services for the healthcare field, GRANDIT® (a fully web-based enterprise resource planning software package), IT services for enterprises
Major subsidiaries
  • Infocom Corporation

IT[Digital Entertainment]

  • Mecha Comic e-comics for smartphone and mobile phone users Surpassed 1 million paying subscribers
Products and services
Digital entertainment
Principal applications E-comics, etc.
Major subsidiaries
  • Infocom Corporation