Frontier Carbon set to wait out long adoption cycles for fullerenes

During recent travels in Japan, we sat down with Hideki Murayama, general manager of leading fullerene producer Frontier Carbon Corporation (FCC), a joint venture of Mitsubishi Chemical and Mitsubishi Corporation. His message was the fullerene market is still developing slowly – but Frontier Carbon ...

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