Purchasing Information

We offer open, fair and equitable opportunities for companies who are interested in doing business with us.

We’re looking for new suppliers.

At Kyowa Leather Cloth, our desire is to develop new products and offer products that are friendly to the environment,
for the even greater satisfaction of our customers.
If our philosophy strikes a chord with you, why not take a brand new step ahead and grow with us,
to become a Kyowa Leather Cloth supplier?

Our purchasing policy

Fair competition, based on an open-door policy

We offer open, fair and equitable opportunities for companies who are interested in doing business with us, regardless of nationality, business scale, or track record. In addition to practical economic matters such as quality, technology, price, quantity, and the reliability and stability of delivery times, we give overall consideration to the business stability and the technological development abilities of the suppliers we select.

Coexistence and mutual prosperity based on cooperative trust

Kyowa Leather Cloth earns the satisfaction of our customers by providing high-quality products at a reasonable price. For this reason, under our philosophy of coexistence and mutual prosperity based on cooperative trust, we wish for our suppliers as well to work towards activities for managing quality and reducing costs, for the purpose of improving customer satisfaction. We believe that it is important for both our company and our suppliers to continue to grow, by promoting close mutual communication through these kinds of activities.

Creating products that are eco-friendly, by promoting “green purchasing”

Kyowa Leather Cloth contributes to building a well-circulating society by offering eco-friendly products to our customers. This is why our aim is to procure materials that have a low impact on the environment from ecologically-conscious suppliers.

Promoting localization with the aim of being a good corporate citizen

As companies in Japan become more internationalized, Kyowa Leather Cloth has also responded to our customers’ requests by actively engaging in local production. For local production, we are involved in purchasing activities, with our foremost policy being to procure from local suppliers, so that we can contribute to local society as a local company.

Abiding by the regulations

We place importance on mutually handling confidential information in regard to purchasing activities with ample care. We comply with the norms of society and relevant laws and regulations, and we abide by the spirit of the same.

How to Apply for Purchasing

Prospective suppliers

Offer via our website or by phone;
face-to-face meetings conducted as necessary
Submit estimates and documents describing the superiority of the product offered
Submit samples
(data to be submitted as necessary)
Negotiate terms
Sign basic supply and individual contracts

Sample evaluation
Confirmation of terms
Signing the contracts
Business begins
Kyowa Leather Cloth

Purchasing department checks the content and refers them to related departments
Internally confirm the necessity of the products offered
Evaluate the sample (s)
Negotiate terms
Sign basic supply and individual contracts

Our Products

The products that we handle at Kyowa Leather Cloth are shown below.

Product Intended use Product content
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) Automotive interiors, furniture, wall covering, etc. K-Value=60.6‒71.5 (degree of polymerization = 800–1300)
Plasticizer Automotive interiors, furniture, wall covering, etc. General-purpose plasticizer, heat-resistant plasticizer
Base fabric Automotive interiors, shoes and footwear Knitted goods, plain weave, non-woven fabric, napping, other
Base paper Wall covering General paper, flame-retardant paper, non-combustible paper
Polyurethane Automotive interiors, shoes and footwear, furniture, wall covering, etc. Wet type, dry type, other
Polyolefin Automotive interiors, building materials Polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP), other
Other products Automotive interiors, furniture, wall covering, building materials, shoes and footwear, etc. Pigments, surface finishers, adhesives, stabilizers, modifiers, fillers, flame retardants, other

Contact Us

Please inquire with us at Kyowa Leather Cloth using the form below. (There is no need to include any confidential information. ) Please be aware that we are not responsible for the confidentiality of any details you provide using this form. If you cannot explain your needs without divulging confidential information, please indicate this on the form, and discuss this with our person in charge of purchasing.
Note 1: We will contact you if the details in your application fit our needs.
Note 2: Please do not use half-width katakana (hankaku) or full-width alphanumeric characters (zenkaku).

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