【Carbon Black】Tokai Carbon expands its business overseas



 Tokai Carbon Co., Ltd expands its business overseas to increase its share. Technology exchange with Cancarb Limited continues to progress.

 Tokai Carbon Co., Ltd (located in Minato-ku, Tokyo. Mr Yoshinari Kudo is the president and chief executive officer.) is a global leader in carbon materials, and has been expanding its business aggressively.

 Due to an increase of 20% with carbon black sales volume in Thailand and China, the sales amount of carbon black business during the first quarter of the year in 2014 was 11 billion 981 million yen, increased by 15.8% compared with the same time last year. With this, business profit for carbon black has also increased to 424 million yen, increased by 30.8%.

 Mr. Nagasaka, the executive