Teijin to purchase CSP, race to mass-market carbon fibre heats up

Teijin's concept car, with a carbon fibre body. The body structure of the car weighs just 47 kg.

By Mike Davey Tokyo, Japan — September 14, 2016 — Japanese carbon fibre manufacturer Teijin has big plans. The company has announced it will purchase automotive composite supplier Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) in December 2016. Make no mistake, Teijin’s plans are specifically geared towards providing in-demand materials for automotive construction. A statement from the company […]