ARAKAWA CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES, LTD. is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in papermaking chemicals and industrial resin manufacturing. The Company operates its business in four business segments. The Papermaking Chemicals segment offers sizing agents, paper-strengthening agents and chemicals for coated papers. The Chemical Products segment offers resins for uses in printing inks, coatings, adhesives, as well as emulsifiers for synthetic rubber polymerization, and rhodine. The Electronic Materials segment provides photo-curable resin, blended products for electronic materials, precision parts cleaning agents and equipment, and functional fine chemical products. The Others segment is involved in real estate brokerage, life and non-life casualty insurance.