JSR Corporation

Company Information from ICIS

Japan Synthetic Rubber (JSR) is a manufacture of synthetic rubbers and elastomers, emulsions, plastics and fine chemicals.

JSR’s elastomers business manufactures synthetic rubbers for both automotive and non-automotive applications. Its emulsions unit produces latexes for the paper and carpet manufacturing industries. JSR’s plastics are used in automotive, electrical appliance and office equipment. Its fine chemicals have applications in semiconductors, displays and optical materials.

JSR will launch several new products along with its environment and energy and healthcare-related businesses. Cost reduction will remain a priority for JSR and its goal is to use technological innovation to increase earnings across the entire company and establish a more “powerful” operating framework.

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Key Personnel

Representative director and chairman: Yoshinori Yoshida
Representative director and president (strategic businesses): Mitsunobu Koshiba
Executive managing director (finance and corporate communications): Tsugio Haruki
Executive managing director (procurement and logistics): Seiichi Hasegawa
Managing director (corporate planning and HR): Masaki Hirose
Managing director (R&D): Hozumi Sato
Managing director (fine chemicals): Yasuki Sajima
Director and senior officer (petrochemicals): Kouichi Kawasaki
Director and senior officer (manufacturing and technology): Hisao Hasegawa


6-10, Tsukiji 5-chome
Tokyo 104-8410

Website: www.jsr.co.jp 

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