Consolidated Sales from Non-Fiber Operations Exceed Sales from Fiber Operations

Consolidated net sales in the fiscal year ending in March 2003 were 376.4 billion yen, of which 183 billion yen was generated by fiber operations, and 193.4 billion yen was generated by non-fiber operations. Non-fiber operations include such businesses as films, engineering plastics and electrical materials, many of which continue to be Toyobo's main businesses.