Toyo Rayon Co., Ltd. renamed Toray Industries, Inc.
|3||Chiba Plant established.|
Marketing of ECSAINE™ ultra-microfiber non-woven fabric with suede texture began.
|10||Tsuchiura Plant established.|
|1971||3||Tokai Plant established.|
|7||Gifu Plant established.|
Test production of TORAYCA™ carbon fiber started (Shiga).
|10||P.T. Indonesia Toray Synthetics established in Indonesia.|
|1973||2||Penfibre Sdn. Berhad established in Malaysia.|
Production of TORAYCA™ carbon fiber started (Ehime).
|4||Nan Sing Dyeing Works (Malaysia) (now Penfabric Sdn. Berhad) established in Malaysia.|
|1974||1||Toray Industries (H.K.) Ltd. established in Hong Kong.|
|4||Iganto S.p.A. (now Alcantara S.p.A.) established in Italy.|
|1975||6||Ishikawa Plant established.|
|1976||12||Marketing of TORAYCON™ PBT resin began.|
Full-scale production of TORELIEF™ photosensitive resin relief printing plate began (Okazaki).
|1978||6||Toray Research Center Inc. established.|
Marketing of TORAY WATERLESS PLATE™ offset printing plate requiring no dampening water began.