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Corporate Name
Asahi sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
President
Mikio Kodama
Established
March 5, 1949
Capital
331 million yen
Net Sales
74.5 Billion Yen(Nonconsolidated, 2017 fiscal year)
Number of Employees
379(Nonconsolidated, 2017 fiscal year)
Description of Business
  • Wholesale. retail, and export and import of nonferrous metal products, chemical
    products, metal processing products, high technology-related equipment and parts
    (transportation, communications, medicine,energy, etc.),
    housing environment-related equipment, and plumbing materials
  • Construction contractor
  • Life insurance agent
  • Nonlife insurance agent
  • Activities incidental to those mentioned above
Corporate Profile

Corporate History

1949
March
Kinsaku Kodama established the company with 200,000yen in capital in order to sell products of Mitsubishi.
1960
April
A laboratory for high-class inorganic pigments was built to streamline quality control.
1970
April
The pigment laboratory was separated as an independent company, starting ASAHI KASEI KOGYO CO., LTD.
1971
December
Asahi Colors Co., Ltd. was established to perform production and distribution of oil colors.
1977
January
A special contact was made with NIBCO INC. in the United States regarding Copper Tube Fittings, etc.
1984
February
The Taiwan Branch opened in Taipei, Taiwan.
1990
February
An overseas subsidiary was established in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(ASAHI SANGYO [MALAYSIA] SDN. BHD.)
1994
May
President Kinsaku Kodama became Chairman.
Executive Vice President Mikio Kodama became President.
1999
July
An overseas subsidiary was established in Bangkok, Thailand.
(ASAHI SANGYO [THAILAND] CO., LTD.)
2000
November
China Tsingtao Office was moved to Shanghai, and renamed Shanghai Office.
2003
March
The company acquired ISO9001:2000 certification. (Headquarters, Tokyo Head Office, Fabricated Metals Department, Nagoya Branch, Hamamatsu Branch, and Shizuoka Office)
 
September
The company acquired ISO14001:1996 certification. (Nagoya Branch, Hamamatsu Branch)
2004
July
The company acquired ISO14001:1996 certification. (Headquarters, Tokyo Head Office, Sapporo Branch, Sendai Branch, Kitakanto Branch, Osaka Branch, Fukuoka Branch, and Toyama Office)
2006
March
The company acquired ISO9001:2000 certification. (Non-ferrous Metals & Chemicals Department in Tokyo Head Office, and Niigata Office)
 
April
ISO14001:
1996 certifications were upgraded to ISO14001:
2004 certifications, and the certification given to the Shizuoka Office was expanded.
 
July
An overseas subsidiary was established in Shanghai, China.
(SHANGHAI ASAHI TRADING CORPORATION)
 
December
An overseas subsidiary was established in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(PT. ASAHI SANGYO INDONESIA)
2009
September
An overseas subsidiary was established in Georgia GA, United States.
(ASAHI SANGYO AMERICA, INC.)
 
December
An overseas subsidiary was established in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.
(ASAHI SANGYO VIETNAM CO., LTD.)
2011
October
The company acquired ISO14001:2004 certification. (Chushikoku Branch)
2012
November
Established ASAHI ASIA CASTING CO., LTD. in Thailand. (Aluminum die-cast Manufacturer)
2013
February
The Yangon Branch opened in Yangon, Myanmar.

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