INABATA Group was established in Kyoto, In 1890, by Mr Katsutaro Inabata, after he studied dyes technology in France.
First as an importer and seller of synthetic dyes, then keeping the chemical business as its core activity INABATA has brought over the expansion into such product areas as electronic materials, housing materials, and food.
Our history of business expansion has also been a process of developing capabilities in such functions as market development, manufacturing/processing, distribution, and financing.
Today, the INABATA Group is a network of 60 subsidiaries in 20 countries worldwide, and overseas sales account for over 50% of consolidated net sales.
With our broad and extensive global network we will continue to provide premium solutions to our customers.