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Located in New York City, Asahi Kasei America, Inc. was established in 1971 for the business of textile products and served as the liaison office in United States for Asahi Kasei’s corporate research & development. We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Asahi Kasei Corporation of Japan, which has nine core operating companies in 4 main business area; Chemicals & Fibers, Homes & Construction Materials, Electronics, Health Care. Serving as U.S. liaison for our parent company, we perform market research and handle administrative and coordinating functions for Asahi Kasei Group businesses in North America.

Asahi Kasei America’s overarching goal is the continued expansion and refinement of our diverse line of products and services. Over the years, this has earned Asahi Kasei a strong and growing reputation for delivering reliable value. While the Asahi Kasei brand may not be widely recognized among consumers, many products people enjoy and rely on every day benefit from Asahi Kasei technology, performance, and innovation. Decision-makers in many key industries know this to be a name they can trust.We are committed to product excellence and the growth of operations, building on and extending the established foundation for the benefit of our global community.

 
 
 
Message from the President

Welcome to www.ak-america.com. It is our pleasure to introduce our company and the businesses of the Asahi Kasei Group in North America.

Asahi Kasei has a long tradition of innovation in a wide range of industries and has grown to be a global leader in many individual product fields. For years, Asahi Kasei America, Inc. has helped serve the US market with quality Asahi Kasei Group products such as blood purification systems, mixed-signal custom LSIs, battery separators, water treatment filters, purging compound, engineering plastics, PP compounds, and microcrystalline cellulose.

Message from the President

Asahi Kasei’s unique range of products spans chemicals, electronics, medical devices, virus removal filters, fibers, and more – with specialized high-end products that deliver exceptional performance in demanding applications.

I hope this website serves as a helpful guide to the many outstanding solutions being offered, and that you won’t hesitate to contact us for any question or inquiry you may have.

Best Regards,