Research & Development



Kumi North America possesses global resources and networking capabilities for future product development. With R&D facilities in West Unity, Ohio and Tochigi Japan, the Kumi Kasei Group has the technical expertise and experience to focus on consumer safety, environmental efficiency, and styling that appeal to our customers. Additional Kumi Kasei subsidiaries in Asia and the UK increase our ability to perform on a global basis. This collaboration enhances our core technologies and increases value to our customers in areas of materials, machine technology, and manufacturing processes to drive improvements in vehicle weight reduction, decreased processing cost, and increased value.