The basic idea behind our research and development policy is simple; the development of innovative products and services that enhance the quality of life for our customers. Innovation and effectiveness are at the core of the values that we aim to deliver our customers worldwide.

While welcoming the concept of “innovation” – we are constantly working on our competitive edge in our operating sectors to create new value by integrating innovation and R&D into a real business cycle model with recursive preferences. To that end, we are monitoring global market trends and customer needs while leveraging the Group’ strengths, pursuing R&D activities that go beyond business to realize synergies.