Materials from the Mitsui Chemicals Group are widely used in such fields as electronics and information technology, automotive, housing and construction, packaging industries, healthcare and agriculture. Within the global group, Mitsui Chemicals Europe is responsible for operations in Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Central Asia.
The company's products include specialty chemicals, functional polymeric materials, polyurethane, basic chemicals, petrochemicals and films and sheets. In addition to the focus on PP production and compounding, the Group offers a wide range of products such as impact modifier (TAFMER™), thermoplastic elastomers (MILASTOMER™, Mitsui EPT™), adhesion promoters (ADMER™) and various functional polymers (ARLEN™, APEL™, TPX™).
Regarding the COMPOSITE business, the Mitsui Chemicals Group provides and continuously develops long fiber reinforced thermoplastic compounds (LFT - MOSTRON™) already for many years.
Recent composite developments are focusing on unidirectional fiber reinforced tapes based on carbon fiber and polypropylene (TAFNEX™CF-PP UD) with specially developed fiber bonding technology.