About Us

Corporate Profile

Polatechno Pursues the Manufacture of Leading-edge Products.

Needs for liquid crystal displays (LCDs) continue to increase as our ICT-based society continues to develop. Indispensable for the manufacture of LCDs are Polarizing films and retardation films supplied by Polatechno, the evolution of which is increasingly demanded by the times. In order to respond to ever-sophisticated market needs promptly and precisely, our company makes the most of our highly advanced technological and R&D strengths. We constantly seek to satisfy our customers through the supply of high-quality film products with superior cost performance. Polatechno is now expanding its business domains focusing on “Light Control Business” that ranges from infrared light and ultraviolet light even to X-ray, not to mention visible light. Always remaining one step ahead of the times with the development of truly innovative products, Polatechno aims to strongly emerge as an “only one” company that can be recognized by the world for its technological excellence.

Establishment July 29, 1991
Capital 3,095,125,000 yen (as of March 28, 2006)
Business Lines

Manufacture and sale of Polarizing films for LCDs, retardation films, Polarizing films for projectors, and other precision-processed products.

Employees Employees: 364 (non-consolidated); 872 (consolidated) (as of March 31, 2015)
Sites
  • Head Office/Niigata Factory
    192-6, Aza Shimogawara, Inamasu, Itakura-ku, Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture 944-0101, Japan
    (in Itakura Hokubu Industrial Complex)
    Tel: 0255-78-4700 (main line) Fax: 0255-78-4701
  • Nakadahara Factory
    1, Nakadahara, Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture 943-0882, Japan
    (in Arisawa Mfg. Co., Ltd.’s site)
    Tel: 0255-78-7730 (main line) Fax: 025-524-1344
  • Tokyo Office
    3rd Floor, Itohpia Iwamotocho 1chome Bldg., 1-8-15, Iwamotocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0032
    Optical Films Sales Department -- Tel: 03-5835-5875 Fax: 03-5835-5881
    Precision Products Sales Department -- Tel: 03-5835-5871 Fax: 03-5835-5881
  • Osaka Office
    10th Floor, Nihonseimei Midosuji Hachimancho Bldg., 2-1-5, Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0086
    Osaka Sales Department -- Tel: 06-6212-4140 (main line) Fax: 06-6212-4185
Major Shareholders Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd.links
Arisawa Mfg. Co., Ltd.links
Subsidiaries DEJIMA OPTICAL FILMS B.V.links
WUXI POLATECHNO OPTICS CO., LTD.
MOXTEK, Inc.links
POLATECHNO (HONG KONG)CO.,LTD