Development of New Businesses

The four business development divisions are taking the lead in our shift to a customer-driven model as we create new businesses.

Is there something we need or lack in our pursuit of a better society or better lives?
Mitsui Chemicals proactively strives to create the next generation of businesses by exploring the borders and peripheries of our traditional fields. In numerous areas, we cooperate with many different industries such as solar power, wind power and other forms of energy generation, healthcare, agriculture and IoT solutions, as we seek to expand into new areas.

New Health Care Business Development Division

In healthcare, we are creating the next generation of businesses and establishing related business models by developing new products, contributing to improved quality of life as we do so.

New area of dental materials

Physical mobility

New Mobility Business Development Division

We will utilize our comprehensive strength and facilitate company-wide marketing activity in automobiles, an important market.
In mobility, our most important segment, we are creating new businesses such as POLYMETAC, a molded product integrating metal and resin, as well as the next-generation LiB business.

Multi-material compatibility and combination

Commercialization of provision of solutions

  • Solution business (e.g. molds)
  • Battery materials
  • Hybrid materials joining different materials

Next-Generation Business Development Division

In a rapidly changing business environment, we are creating the next generation of big business in new market areas, as we pursue rapid growth in scale and profits and enhanced corporate value.

Energy Solution Business

  • Power generation
  • PV diagnosis

Agri-Solution Business

  • Resource-saving crop cultivation system (iCAST™)

Medical Solution Business

  • Rapid diagnostic system for bacterial identification
  • Enzyme kit (Contamination-free DNA polymerase)
  • DNA extraction kit (Contamination-free)
  • Rapid diagnostic system for MRSA

IoT Solution Business

  • Piezoelectric sensor
  • Transparent polyimide
  • Next-generation display materials

(Corporate Venturing)

Robot Materials Business Development Division

Robots are drawing attention as a possible solution to a limited labor force and an aging society.
We are creating a new business and developing a business model in robot materials, an area that promises continued market expansion.