PUBLIC COMPANY; YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1948
REVENUE: $166 million
Architectural coatings; Industrial coatings
Kenji Kasuya, president and representative director.
Natoco Co., Ltd. manufactures fine chemicals and paints. It offers synthetic resin paints and inks. The company primarily provides coatings for metal, building and other functional materials, as well as related equipment. The company was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Miyoshi, Japan and operates in three business segments. The paint segment is involved in the manufacture and sale of synthetic resin paints, thinners and paint-related products. The fine chemical segment manufactures and sells chemical products such as film-use coating materials, as well as fine particles for liquid crystal displays (LCDs), among others. The company employs approximately 350 people.