DIC (Dainippon Ink and Chemical)

Company Information from ICIS

DIC, formally known as Dainippon Ink and Chemical, is a diversified Japanese chemical company. DIC has four business segments: graphic arts materials; industrial materials; high performance and applied products; electronics and information materials.

The company says that its medium-term management plan aims to build on its accomplishments and position it on a new growth track for the future. Its key objectives are shaping the market for colour-related businesses and developing innovative, high performance materials that create comfortable spaces.

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Key Personnel

Chairman: Koji Oe
Executive vice president: Kazuo Sugie
Director: Yoshihisa Kawamura
Director: Kazuya Shimoizumi
Director: Kaiji Yamaki
Director: Shigeru Murakami
Director: Mineo Ono
Director: Eiko Kouno


DIC (formally known as Dainippon Ink and Chemical)
DIC Building, 7-20
Nihonbashi 3-chome
Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-8233

Tel: +03 3272 4511
Fax: +03 3278 8558

Website: www.dic.co.jp/en/index.html

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