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About the Business

The company specializes in the manufacture and selling of polarizing plate, which control light. The largest application for polarizing plate is in liquid crystal displays, so with the expansion of markets such as notebook PCs, LCD monitors, LCD TVs, cell phones, and car navigation systems, the demand for polarizing plate increases every year. The company, as the pioneer maker of polarizing plate, has long years of experience and much accumulated know-how. Through producing a lineup of products in response to varying needs, such as high-luminance, wide viewing angle/slim models, we have built up a high valuation and trust in everyone's eyes.

Company Overview

The company researches, develops, and manufactures plastic polarizing plate, which are absolutely essential components of liquid crystal displays. Ever since the company's plastic polarizing plate were used in the first calculator with a liquid crystal display, which went on sale in 1973, the company has developed high-performance products in response to user needs as a pioneer in the plastic polarizing plate industry. The company constantly offers products at the forefront of the industry, leading to its high valuation in the industry. All sorts of display devices such as TVs, PCs, cell phones, car navigation systems, smart phones, etc. use liquid crystal displays; they have become an essential existence in modern life. The company is playing its part in LCD innovation in order to contribute to creating a flourishing society.

≫ Legal name Sanritz CO., LTD. 
≫ Established December, 1939
≫ President Toshihito Otsuka
≫ Capital stock 1,442,440,000 yen (as of March 31, 2017)
≫ Number of employees 331 (as of October 1, 2017)
≫ Business description Plastic polarizing plate research and development as well as sales for use in liquid crystal display and other applications
≫ Subsidiaries SANRITZ KOREA CORPORATION 47-8, Cheongbuksandan-ro, Cheongbuk-myeon, Pyeongtaek-si,  Gyeonggi-do, 17792, KOREA
≫ Main financial institutions ・Mizuho Bank Inc.
・Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
・Hokuriku Bank Ltd.
・Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
・The Shoko Chukin Bank, Ltd.