About Nagase Medicals About the NAGASE Group

The NAGASE Group is a group of companies centered on NAGASE & CO., LTD. a chemicals trading firm founded in Kyoto in 1832. Starting with the import of synthetic dyes from Society of Chemical Industry in Basle (now BASF) in 1900, the company built up its networks by representing numerous global companies while retaining the capacities for manufacturing, processing, and R&D within the company from an early stage, and added further value to these networks by creating new businesses beyond the scope of a trading company.

As a Group company, Nagase Medicals is using these networks to assure the stable securing of high-quality raw materials, market its own products, and develop its global business of the contract development and manufacturing of highly potent injectables and DDS products. Nagase Medicals will continue to use its technological capacities to develop own-brand products while helping to create safe, reliable products as a contract manufacturing partner.

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Overview of NAGASE & CO., LTD.

June 18, 1832
Date of Establishment
December 9, 1917
9,699,714,135 yen
Number of employees
851 (Consolidated 6,143 )
Main Businesses
Export, import, and domestic sales of pharmaceuticals, synthetic resins, electronic materials, cosmetics, health food products, etc.
Listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange

As of March 31, 2019

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