Editorial Policy

Toray Group issues an annual corporate social responsibility (CSR) report in order to communicate its CSR initiatives to stakeholders.
The report focuses on fiscal 2018 efforts in each of the areas outlined in the Group’s CSR Guidelines, which is the policy guiding Toray Group CSR initiatives.
In addition, the information posted on the website is also available for download in a PDF version.

Period Covered by this Report

This report covers fiscal 2018, the period from April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019. Contents may include efforts underway after this period.

Environmental Data

Covers Toray Industries, Inc. and the following 79 manufacturing subsidiaries (80 companies in all). Occupational safety data also encompasses non-manufacturing companies and covers Toray Industries, Inc. and 52 group companies in Japan, together with 78 group companies outside of Japan (131 companies in all).

Group companies in Japan: 25

Toray Opelontex Co., Ltd., Ogaki Fuso Spinning Co., Ltd., Toray Textiles, Inc., Toray Coatex Co., Ltd., Toray Amtecs Inc., Toray Monofilament Co., Ltd., Toray Hybrid Cord, Inc., Maruichi Fiber Co., Ltd., So-Wa Textile Co., Ltd., Du Pont-Toray Co., Ltd., Toyo Plastic Seiko Co., Ltd., Toray PEF Products Inc., Toray Advanced Film Co., Ltd., Toray KP Films Inc., Dow Corning Toray Co., Ltd., Toray Fine Chemicals Co., Ltd., Soda Aromatic Co., Ltd., Toray ACE Co., Ltd., Toray Engineering Co., Ltd., Toray Precision Co., Ltd., Suido Kiko Kaisha, Ltd., Toray Medical Co., Ltd., Toray Research Center, Inc., Toyo Jitsugyo Co., Ltd., Toray Carbon Magic Co., Ltd.

Group companies outside Japan: 54

North America

Toray Fluorofibers (America), Inc., Toray Plastics (America), Inc., Toray Resin Co., Toray Membrane USA, Inc.,Toray Composite Materials America, Inc., Zoltek Companies, Inc., Zoltek de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., Toray Resin Mexico, S.A. de C.V., Toray Advanced Textile Mexico, S.A. de C.V.


Toray Textiles Europe Ltd., Euro Advanced Carbon Fiber Composites GmbH, Toray Films Europe S.A.S., Toray Carbon Fibers Europe S.A., Alcantara S.p.A., Toray Textiles Central Europe s.r.o, Zoltek Zrt, Greenerity GmbH, Composite Materials(Italy) s.r.l, Delta-Tech S.p.A


P.T. Acryl Textile Mills, P.T. Century Textile Industry Tbk, P.T. Easterntex, P.T. Indonesia Synthetic Textile Mills, P.T. Indonesia Toray Synthetics, P.T. Toray Polytech Jakarta, Luckytex (Thailand) Public Company Limited, Thai Toray Textile Mills Public Company Limited, Thai Toray Synthetics Co., Ltd., Penfabric Sdn. Berhad, Penfibre Sdn. Berhad, Toray Plastics (Malaysia) Sdn. Berhad, Toray BASF PBT Resin Sdn. Berhad, Toray Fibers (Nantong) Co., Ltd., Toray Polytech (Nantong) Co., Ltd., Toray Sakai Weaving & Dyeing (Nantong) Co., Ltd., Toray WBD Membrane Technology (JS) Co., Ltd., Toray Plastics (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., Toray BlueStar Membrane Co., Ltd., Toray Fibers & Textiles Research Laboratories (China) Co., Ltd., Toray Advanced Materials Research Laboratories (China) Co., Ltd., Toray Plastics (Shenzhen) Ltd., Toray Plastics Precision (Zhongshan) Ltd., Toray Film Products (Zhongshan) Ltd., Toray Medical (Qingdao) Co., Ltd., Cangzhou Toray Fine Chemicals Co., Ltd., Toray Plastics (Chengdu) Co., Ltd., Toray Advanced Film Kaohsiung Co., Ltd. Toray Advanced Materials Korea Inc., Toray Chemical Korea Inc., STEMCO, Ltd., Toray Kusumgar Advanced Textile Private Limited, Toray Membrane Middle East LLC, Toray Battery Separator Film Korea Limited, Toray BSF Coating Korea Limited

Social Data

Covers Toray Industries, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries (61 companies in Japan, 124 companies outside of Japan), but scope of reporting may differ for some items.

Economic Data

Covers Toray Industries, Inc. and its 275 consolidated companies (276 companies in all).


This report contains forward-looking statements in addition to historical and current facts. These forward-looking statements are assertions or assumptions that were prepared on the basis of available information at the time of publication. Actual future social conditions and results of business activities may differ from any forecasts contained in this report, as a result of changing circumstances.

Reference Guidelines

September 2019 (Next issue scheduled for August 2020. Previous report issued in September 2018.)