Adhesives & Sealants Headlines

SARTOMER EXPANDS PRESENCE IN JAPAN

Global specialty chemicals manufacturer Sartomer Co. recently announced that it will operate in Japan on an independent basis under the name Sartomer Japan, Inc. Sartomer Japan, Inc. will be under the direction of Masa Fukuda, the company's general manager for Japan. Previously, Sartomer's monomers and oligomers were sold in Japan through the company's twelve-year joint venture with Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd. (Tokyo) under the name Kayaku Sartomer Co., Ltd. During this time, the marketing partnership enabled Sartomer to expand its market share of liquid monomers and oligomers in Japan. In July, Sartomer acquired 100 percent of Kayaku Sartomer Co., which it has renamed Sartomer Japan, Inc. Sartomer has also announced the appointment of Toshiya Sugimoto as technical manager in Japan. In this position, Sugimoto will work directly with Sartomer's customers to develop new and innovative applications.

For more information, visit http://www.sartomer.com .

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

ASI April 2014 Photo Gallery

Our April 2014 issue is now available!

Podcasts

ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

More Podcasts

Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine

ASI march 2015 cover

2015 March

Welcome to our annual Raw Materials, Chemicals, Polymers and Additives Handbook!
Table Of Contents Subscribe

Paid Leave

President Obama recently announced he wants U.S. businesses and the federal government to provide paid sick leave and paid parental leave to all workers. Do you think this is a good idea?
View Results Poll Archive

THE ADHESIVES STORE

handbook-sealant-tech.gif
Handbook of Sealant Technology

The Handbook of Sealant Technology provides an in-depth examination of sealants, reviewing their historical developments and fundamentals, adhesion theories and properties, and today’s wide range of applications.

More Products

ASI 2014 Buyers GuideASI's Buyers' Guide

Annual purchasing resource for equipment used in the manufacture/formulation of adhesives, sealants, pressure sensitives, tapes and labels and for application of finished adhesives. 

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40px twitter_40  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40 google+ icon ASI 30px

Clear Seas Research

With access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.