Established in 1997, Toray Carbon Fibers America designs and manufactures a variety of carbon fibers and related products for commercial and industrial applications throughout North America. It specializes in the production of standard, intermediate and high modulus carbon fibers. The company provides products under the TORAYCA brand. It offers weaving, braiding, filament winding, pultrusion, chopping and milling services. The company additionally provides sales, marketing, distribution, engineering and technical support services. Its products are used in the aircraft, space stations, satellites, rocket motor casings, lightweight tanks, metallic pressure vessels, batteries, ground-based antennas, wind generators, rollers, golf club shafts, fishing rods, bicycle components, tennis racquets, and X-ray, skiing and wind surfing equipment. Toray Carbon Fibers America is a wholly owned subsidiary of Toray Industries (America), which maintains operations in more than 15 countries, including the United States, Japan and Europe.