|1960||3||Okazaki Plant established.|
Toyo Rayon Science Foundation (now Toray Science Foundation) established.
|8||Toyo Construction Co., Ltd. (now Toray Engineering Co., Ltd.) established.|
Basic Research Laboratories (now Pharmaceutical Research Laboratories) established (Kamakura).
Thai Toray Textile Mills Co., Ltd. (now Thai Toray Textile Mills Public Company Limited) established in Thailand.
|5||Production of rayon yarn phased out.|
|6||Full-scale production of TORAYFAN™ polypropylene film began (Shiga).|
Toray Nylon Thai Co., Ltd. (now Thai Toray Synthetics Co., Ltd.) established in Thailand.
|1964||2||Production of TOYOLAC™ ABS resin began (Nagoya).|
|3||Production of TORAYLON™ acrylic fiber began (Ehime).|
|6||Toyo Products Co., Ltd. (now Du Pont-Toray Co., Ltd.) established as a result of equal investment by Toyo Rayon and Du Pont.|
Marketing of SILLOOK™ polyester filament yarn--a substitute for natural silk--began.
|1965||12||Toray New York, Inc. (now Toray Industries (America), Inc.) established in the U.S.|
|1966||3||Marketing of PROMILAN™ nylon 66 began.|
|12||Toray Silicone Co., Ltd. (now Dow Corning Toray Co., Ltd.) established as a result of equal investment by Toyo Rayon and Dow Corning in the U.S.|
|1968||9||Full-scale production of TORAYPEF™ polyolefin foam began (Shiga).|