In 1953, Shin-Etsu Chemical became the first firm in Japan to venture into the silicones business. In the decades since, Shin-Etsu has created a diverse line of products designed to exploit the unique and useful properties of silicones. Today, they are offerings include over 5,000 products that meet user needs in a wide range of industries, including electric/electronics manufacturing, the construction industry, the auto industry, cosmetics and toiletries, and the chemical industry.

The Company’s operations have spread beyond Japan’s shores; they now have production facilities and marketing bases in countries around the world, including the USA, South Korea, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand and the Netherlands.

Since the launch of the Shin-Etsu Silicone brands more than a half-century ago, Shin-Etsu Chemical’s constant goal has been to find new ways to utilize the versatility of silicones to benefit businesses just like yours.
* “Shin-Etsu Silicone” is the brand name of silicone products manufactured by Shin-Etsu Chemical.