“Although some players in the manufacturing industry have moved to other Asian countries, I still believe that Japan is a world leader in technology”

Umicore Japan KK

 


July 2020 Work Place / Text by Toby Waters / Photos by Michael Holmes


Umicore is a global materials technology and recycling group that dedicates most of its R&D efforts to developing clean mobility materials and recycling solutions.

“Although some players in the manufacturing industry have moved to other Asian countries, I still believe that Japan is a world leader in technology,” says Atsuya Hanazawa, president and representative director of Umicore Japan KK. “It is my role to find all possible business opportunities where Umicore’s materials technology can bring benefits. We are continually striving to see Umicore’s footprint expand in Japan.” •

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