Automotive coatings are classified as coatings for new cars used by automobile manufacturers and as automotive refinish paints used in auto body shops.
Automotive coatings for new cars are paints applied by automobile manufacturers and paints applied at auto parts factories, using automatic application lines with high temperature curable paints. Automotive refinish paints are intended for use in body shops for vehicles damaged in accidents, etc.
Industrial coatings are used with a wide range of industrial products, including construction vehicles, industrial machines, agricultural equipment, home electronics, beverage cans, pre-coated metals and various types of building materials.
For this area, different types of coating performance, coating methods and application conditions are required for various types of industrial products. In order to meet these needs, we are providing an exceptionally wide and diverse range of paints, coatings and services.
Decorative coatings include coatings to protect
structures such as residential houses and buildings from deterioration and coatings used to enhance the
beauty of structures. These coatings are classified as exterior coatings or interior coatings, depending on
where they are used, and are also classified according to the type of application — coatings for
new structures and coatings for repairs.
These coatings are used in close proximity to the human living environment, so recently there has been a growing demand for eco-friendly products in this area.
Marine and Protective Coatings
This area encompasses marine coatings used with marine structures in order to provide long-term protection from corrosion for steel structures and protective coatings for structures on land. Marine structures include ships, offshore structures and marine containers, while structures on land include bridges, tanks, and plants. Coatings are available for new structures and for maintenance applications.