Apr. 20, 2018
Toray Industries, Inc.
Toray Group
Participating in “NPE 2018 The Plastics Show”

New York - Toray Group in the United States will attend "NPE 2018 The Plastics Show" to be held in Orlando, Florida, from Monday, May 7th to Friday, May 11th, 2018, for the first time. "NPE2018 The Plastics Show" is the world's largest plastic industry trade show, taking place once every three years. Many key players in the field show their leading-edge materials, technologies, manufacturing processes, etc. Suppliers and users from all over the world will gather and have business meetings onsite. NPE has become a to-go-place where new networking opportunities are born. Toray, a leading global manufacturer of advanced materials in Japan, is using a theme "Materials can change our lives" for years. The company develops and provide cutting-edge materials in various fields through research and development based on four core technologies such as organic synthetic chemistry, polymer chemistry, biotechnology and nanotechnology. Its products range from synthetic fibers, resins and films to electronic information materials, pharmaceuticals and medical materials, water treatment membranes, and others. Especially, Toray has established a solid position as a global leader in carbon fiber composite materials for aerospace, aircraft and other applications. During NPE, Toray Group will exhibit cutting-edge materials for automobiles under four categories, which are "weight reduction," "powertrain,” "safety," and "comfort". We will showcase heat-resistant resin, highgrade suede-like artificial leather, airbag textile, etc. just name a few. Toray will also display components of carbon fiber composite materials for aircraft, aerospace and general industries as well as solutions. Please visit our booth at S36085, see, touch, feel and examine our cutting-edge materials.

For more information:
   Invitation from Toray URL:
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  • Toray Composite Materials America, Inc. (CMA)
Development, manufacturing and marketing of carbon fibers and carbon fiber prepreg
  • Toray Resin Co. (TREC)
Manufacture, import and marketing of resin products
  • Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (TPA)
Manufacture and marketing of OPP and PET films and polyolefin foam
  • Toray Fluorofibers (America), Inc. (TFA)
Manufacture and marketing of fluorofiber
  • Toray International America Inc. (TIAM)
Import, export and general trading services
  • Zoltek Corporation (Zoltek)
Production and sales of large tow carbon fiber and oxidized acrylic fiber
About Toray

Toray Industries, Inc., founded in 1926, is a Japan-based advanced materials industry group developing its businesses in 26 countries and regions worldwide. Its consolidated revenues for fiscal 2016 (ended March 31, 2017) totaled 2,026.5 billion yen ($18.1 billion). In addition to the fibers & textiles created at the time of its establishment, Toray has gone on to create cutting-edge, high valueadded products including films, fine chemicals, plastic resins, electronics & information-related products, as well as carbon fiber composite materials, pharmaceutical and medical products, and products for the water treatment and environmental fields. For more information, please visit our website at