IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North Asia :: Japan

DIC buys out Hitachi Chemical in unsaturated polyester resins JV

5:17 AM MDT | July 5, 2013 | Deepti Ramesh

DIC Corp. (Tokyo) and Hitachi Chemical (Tokyo) say that DIC will acquire Hitachi Chemical’s 50% stake in their DH Material (Tokyo) joint venture, and as a result, DH Material will become a wholly owned subsidiary of DIC starting 1 October 2013. DH Material was established as a 50-50 jv in 2005 to handle the two companies’ unsaturated polyester resins and vinyl ester resins manufacturing, sales, and research and development activities in Japan. DH Material employs about 120 people. DH Material, since its establishment, has advanced its business mainly...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa