Senior Executive Officer, President, Chemical
Business, Masahiro Katayose
Kao's Chemical Business works to address challenges faced by our customers and industries by providing innovative products and solutions. Management decisions are made based on the criteria of whether they benefit society and the environment as we work to provide an extensive range of products on a global scale to contribute to create a future for industry and a sustainability of society.
This logo was created in 1992, to serve as a guideline for future business activities in order to clarify our vision for the future. The slogan, “bringing new value for chemicals” symbolizes more than simply selling chemicals. It is also a sign of our commitment towards total customer satisfaction by imparting new, innovative functions and information to the products we sell.
Kao Thailand was officially established on September 24, 1964 as the producer of a range of shampoo and detergent products at its factory in Prapradaeng. Later in 1972, the chemicals plant was established to produce shampoo intermediate materials for local user and for export.Later in February 2005, the new factory has started the production. With a size of 157,000 square meters.
The Kao factory is located at 700/313 Moo 6 Amata City Chonburi Industrial Estate, Tambol Donhuaroh, Amphur Muang, Chonburi province. The location is away from the city of Bangkok 57 kilometres and only 46 kilometres from the Laem Chabang deep seaport.