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Kansai Paint

Kansai Paint Co.,Ltd.
Native name
Public KK
Traded as TYO: 4613
Industry Chemicals
Founded Amagasaki (May 17, 1918 (1918-05-17))
Headquarters 2-6-14 Imahashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-8523, Japan
Key people
Hirosi Isino
Services Control and undertaking of painting works

US$ 3.11 billion (FY 2013)

(JPY 320.45 billion) (FY 2013)

US$ 209.48 million (FY 2013)

(JPY 21.56 billion) (FY 2013)
Number of employees
11,917 (consolidated, as of March 31, 2014)
Subsidiaries Kansai Nerolac Paints
Website Official website
Footnotes / references

Kansai Paint Co.,Ltd. (関西ペイント株式会社 Kansai Peinto Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese, Osaka-based chemical company whose main products are automotive, industrial and decorative coatings.[2] The company uses ALESCO as its corporate brand which it introduced in June 1987.

The company is one of the world's top ten paint manufacturers with manufacturing sites in over 43 countries across the world.[3]

Kansai Paint is a member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFJ) keiretsu.


  • Products 1
  • Sponsorship 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


  • Automotive coatings
  • Automotive refinish coatings
  • Industrial coatings
  • Decorative coatings
  • Protective coatings
  • Marine coatings
  • Coatings for personal use



In January 2013, the company signed a three-year sponsorship deal with the English football club Manchester United.[4]


  1. ^ "Corporate Profile". Kansai Paint. Retrieved February 27, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Company Snapshot".  
  3. ^ "Kansai opens their largest state-of-the-art consumer experience center in Dubai".  
  4. ^ "Man Utd broadens palette with Japanese paint sponsorship".  

External links

  • Official global website (English)
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