Mitsubishi Gas Chemical (MGC) conducts a wide range of businesses globally, from methanol, xylene, hydrogen peroxide and other basic chemicals through to life-science products, metaxylene derivatives, electronic chemicals and other fine chemicals. MGC is divided into the following four business segments: Natural Gas Chemicals, Aromatic Chemicals, Speciality Chemicals, Information and Advanced Materials.
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical will strengthen its core businesses by concentrating management resources in fields where it has a competitive advantage. In commodities, the company will deploy a differentiation strategy to strengthen the value chain and establish and expand its production bases centred in Asia.
In electronics, environment related, life-science and other fields where rapid growth is expected, MGC will maximise use of its management resources such as its R&D organisation to actively launch speciality products with high added value.
Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Mitsubishi Gas Chemical has around 4,686 employees and sales of Yen3844bn in fiscal year ended March 2010.
Chairman: Hideki Odaka
President: Kazuo Sakai
Senior managing executive officer: Yasuhiko Kijima
Senior managing executive officer: Yoshishige Yamazaki
Director and managing executive officer: Toshikazu Umemura
Director and managing executive officer: Kazuhiro Miyasaka
Director and managing executive officer: Kozo Tsukamoto
Director and managing executive officer: Kuniaki Kawakami
Director and managing executive officer: Kuniaki Ageishi
Executive officer (plant manager): Yuh Miyauchi
Executive officer (purchasing and logistics): Kunio Oya
Executive officer (corporate planning): Jin Hata
Executive officer (administration): Makoto Mizutani
Executive officer (engineering plastics): Jun Nakao
Executive officer (methanol & DME): Norio Konishi
Executive officer (inorganic chemicals): Toshikiyo Kurai
Executive officer (R&D): Masami Orisaku
Executive officer (general planning): Yukio Sakai
Executive officer (general planning): Hideyuki Takahashi
Executive officer (general planning): Katsuhiko Sugita
Executive general officer: Kinya Tsuji
Executive general officer: Kouzou Yamane
(Updated May 2009)
5-2 Marunouchi 2-chome,
Tel: +81 3 3283 5000
Fax: +81 3 3287 0833
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical conducts a wide range of businesses globally, from methanol, xylene, hydrogen peroxide and other basic chemicals through to life-science products, metaxylene derivatives, electronic chemicals and other fine chemicals. Mitsubishi Gas Chemical was formed in 1971 when Mitsubishi Edogawa Chemical merged with Japan Gas Chemical.
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Mitsubishi Gas Chemical (MGC) states that it has now ‘successfully implemented the targets and reforms’ of its previous Kyoso 2005 management plan and strategy. It will now enter the second stage of ‘further growth’ as it embarks upon its ‘new’ medium term management plan named ‘Kyoso 2008’. (Edited from ‘Message from the management’). ICIS also provides you with key financial data listed in table form.
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