Welcome to Mitsubishi
Chemical Group in the UK

Mitsubishi Chemical is one of the world’s largest chemical producers, supplying a wide range of sectors from automotive and electronics to medical and sport. We take a global approach across all business areas to serve our customers worldwide in the most efficient and effective way.

Our inclusive way of working allows Mitsubishi Chemical Group businesses in the same country to work together across common areas. Mitsubishi Chemical Group in the UK has four operational business areas – Methacrylates, SoarnoL™, Electrolyte and Specialty Polymers and Resins – located throughout the North East and East Yorkshire.

Newton Aycliffe sits about five miles north of the historic railway town of Darlington and is home to our Specialty Polymers and Resins business. The SoarnoL™ business sits on the banks of the River Humber in Hull.

Research and Development takes place at Wilton, near the coastal town of Redcar, and is the birthplace of our ground-breaking Alpha technology for producing Methacrylates. Our Electrolyte production plant is located in Billingham, part of the Tees Valley chemical complex. Monomer House, a short distance from our Billingham site, is home to our commercial and functional support teams.

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