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A global leader in specialty chemical, fiber, resin, and film production.

Welcome to Kuraray America, Inc.

Kuraray America, Inc. is a global leader in specialty chemical, fiber and resin production. With top-of-the-line research and production facilities located in Houston, Texas, and a vast network of supply from around the world, Kuraray leads the industry in specialty dental, fiber, resin, and elastomer products.

Kuraray Japan

established 1926 Kurashiki, Japan

Kuraray America

1986 Kuraray America opens first U.S. plant in Houston, Texas

Kuraray Japan

more than $1 billion invested in the Americas since 2012

SEPTON™
began with

10,000T

SEPTON™
today

25,000T

Kuraray Japan

global leader in specialty chemical, fiber and resin production

Kuraray Japan

total volume in the Americas: 1.3 billion pounds

EVAL™
began with

10,000T

Eval™
today

48,000T

700+

U.S.
employees

8,300+

worldwide
employees

Kuraray Japan

selling to customers in 28 countries

PVOH™
began with

0

PVOH™
today

103,000T

Latest News

August 9 / 18

President and CEO Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2018 HOUSTON – Kuraray America, Inc. (KAI) announces the appointment of new President and CEO Hitoshi Toyoura. Kuraray is a […]

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June 19 / 18

Price Revisions for PVOH Resins

June 19, 2018 Kuraray Co., Ltd.   Kuraray has announced its decision to increase the price of Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVOH) resins for shipments beginning July 1, 2018 as […]

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