Additional strategic investment in Silicon Valley based company 


JSR Corporation (CEO: Eric Johnson) is pleased to announce that it has made $15 million strategic investment in Carbon, Inc. (CEO: Joseph M. DeSimone)

Carbon, Inc. is the world's leading digital manufacturing platform that drives accelerated product innovation. With the Carbon Platform, powered by breakthrough Digital Light Synthesis ™ (DLS ™ ) technology, company can deliver market-ready products at any volume. Carbon's patented DLS ™ technology forms products from liquid resin, producing isotropic parts with superior end-use surface finish and mechanical properties. JSR Corporation had invested $30 million in total and driven commercial service in Japan, then additionally invested $15 million to further strengthen partnership with Carbon, Inc. and accelerate expansion of commercial service in Japan.

About JSR Corporation

JSR Corporation is a multinational company employing more than 7,000 people worldwide and a leading materials supplier in a variety of technology driven markets. JSR's global network is headquartered in Tokyo (Japan) and has factories and offices in Europe, USA, China, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore and Thailand. JSR is a research-oriented organization that pursues close collaborations with leading innovators in a number of industries that are a key to the present and future welfare of human society: life-sciences, energy storage, synthetic rubbers, electronic materials, display and optical materials. For more information about JSR Corporation, please visit

About Carbon, Inc.:

Carbon’s mission is to reinvent how polymer products are designed, engineered, manufactured, and delivered towards a digital and sustainable future. Based in Silicon Valley, Carbon brings together innovations in software, hardware, and material science to deliver industry-leading digital manufacturing solutions. With Carbon’s ground-breaking Digital Light Synthesis ™ technology and broad family of programmable liquid resins, manufacturers can unlock new business opportunities such as mass customization, on-demand inventory, and previously impossible product designs. The Carbon Platform allows customers to build uniquely differentiated products while reducing waste and time to market. To learn more,