The Society takes part in international co-operation as a constituent member of the CSI (Coating Societies International) by regular and mutual visiting of representatives. The Society maintains contact with 33 overseas academic and professional associations and societies in 11 countries, as well as 5 international organizations, by exchanging information and publications.
Society members participate every year in major international conferences such as FSCT, OCCA, FATIPEC, SLF, SCAA, SCANZ etc. by the presentation of papers.
The International Conference (80th ACCM), with the theme " New Fields in Colour and Coatings ", was held in Tokyo in 2007 to commemorate the 80th anniversary.