LIXIL Corporation (JSGRY) Company Bio
LIXIL Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates in the housing and building industry worldwide. It operates through LIXIL Water Technology (LWT), LIXIL Housing Technology (LHT), LIXIL Building Technology (LBT), Distribution & Retail Business (D&R), and Housing & Services Business (H&S) segments. The LWT segment offers sanitary ware, shower toilets, water faucets, washstands, bathtubs, prefabricated bathrooms, showerheads, washstand fixtures, washstand cabinet units, kitchen systems, etc.; and tiles for houses and buildings, and internal decorative tiles, etc. The LHT segment provides housing window sashes, entrance doors, various types of shutters, gates, carports, banisters, high railings, tide barriers, smoke insulated screens, etc.; window frames, wooden furnishing materials, interior decorative materials, etc.; sidings, stone materials, roofing materials, etc.; curtains; and solar power systems, etc. The LBT segment offers curtain walls, building sashes, store facades, etc. The D&R segment operates home centers that provide household products, DIY products, building materials, etc.; and building material stores that offer building materials, tools, hardware, etc. The H&S segment develops homebuilding franchise chains; offers construction on order, ground inspections and improvements, etc.; provides services for land, buildings, real estate management, real estate franchises development support, etc.; and offers housing loans. The company was formerly known as LIXIL Group Corporation and changed its name to LIXIL Corporation in December 2020. LIXIL Corporation was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.