MISUMI Group Information

Corporate History

Feb. 1963 MISUMI Shoji Co., Ltd. was established for the purpose of selling electronic equipment and bearings
Jul. 1965 Sale of press die components commenced
Jun. 1973 Chubu Sales office (currently Nagoya Sales Office) established
Jun. 1973 Sales offices (currently Customer Service Centers) rolled out thereafter in various regions of Japan
Jan. 1977 Catalog of standardized parts for press dies published
Jan. 1980 Information magazine “Voice” published
Apr. 1981 Kansai Plant (currently West Japan Distribution Center) was established as a logistics site
May 1985 Catalog of standardized parts for plastic molds published
Sep. 1987 Taipei branch established in Taiwan
Feb. 1988 “MISUMI USA, Inc.” was established in the U.S. as a regional subsidiary
Sep. 1988 Catalog of standardized parts for Factory Automation published
May 1989 “MISUMI TAIWAN CORP.” was established in Taiwan and succeeded Taipei branch’s business
May 1989 Corporate name was changed from MISUMI Shoji Co., Ltd. to MISUMI Corporation
Apr. 1991 Catalog of electronic parts for FA published
Aug. 1991 New building of Kansai Plant (currently West Japan Distribution Center) completed and automatic sorting lines were installed
Jul. 1993 Catalog of cutting tools published
Jan. 1994 Listed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
Apr. 1994 “MISUMI SOUTH EAST ASIA PTE. LTD.” was established as a regional subsidiary in Singapore
Jul. 1994 Catalog of processed parts for factory automation published
Jun. 1995 Catalog of computer parts for FA published
Aug. 1995 “MISUMI E.A. HK LTD.” was established as a regional subsidiary in Hong Kong
Jan. 1997 “MISUMI (THAILAND) CO., LTD.” was established as a regional subsidiary in Thailand
Jan. 1997 Sales office was established in Bangkok, Thailand
Sep. 1998 Listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
May 1999 “MISUMI KOREA CORP.” was established as a regional subsidiary in South Korea
Apr. 2003 “MISUMI Europa GmbH”, was established as a regional subsidiary in Germany
Jun. 2003 “SHANGHAI MISUMI PRECISION MACHINERY CO., LTD. (currently MISUMI (CHINA) PRECISION MACHINERY TRADING CO., LTD.)” was established as a regional subsidiary in Shanghai, China
Oct. 2003 QCT Logistics Center was established as a logistics site in Shanghai
May 2004 FA catalog (in inches) published for the North American market
May 2004 QCT Logistics Center was established in North America as a logistics site
Jun. 2004 Sales office was established in Wuxi, China
Jun. 2004 Sales office was established in Taichung and Gaoxiong, Taiwan
Feb. 2005 “SURUGA (THAILAND) CO., LTD.” was established as a regional subsidiary in Thailand
Apr. 2005 “MISUMI Corporation” continues to operate as a subsidiary that succeeds all businesses.
Management integration with Suruga Seiki Co., Ltd. (currently Suruga Production Platform Co., Ltd.) was achieved through a stock swap, and the corporate name was changed to “MISUMI Group Inc.”
May 2005 Sales offices established in Guangzhou and Tianjin, China
Jul. 2005 QCT Logistics Center was established as a logistics site in Guangzhou, China
Jul. 2005 Suruga Vietnam Factory No. 2 was established as a manufacturing site in Vietnam
Oct. 2005 QCT Logistics Center and SURUGA SEIKI’s factory was established as logistics and manufacturing sites in Thailand
Jan. 2006 QCT Logistics Center was established as a logistics site in Frankfurt, Germany
Aug. 2006 “MISHIMA SEIKI CO., LTD.” was established as a subsidiary of SURUGA SEIKI CO., LTD. (currently SURUGA Production Platform Co., Ltd.)
Sep. 2006 “SURUGA KOREA CO., LTD.” was established as regional subsidiary in South Korea
Oct. 2006 Sales office was established in Malaysia
Oct. 2006 QCT Logistics Center was established in South Korea as a logistics site
Dec. 2006 Sales office was established in Vietnam
Feb. 2007 SURUGA SEIKI Korea’s factory was established as a manufacturing site in South Korea
Apr. 2007 MISUMI QCT Center Kumamoto was established in Kumamoto as a Customer Service Center
Oct. 2007 “MISUMI Production Park” was established in Kobe as an integrated manufacturing site
Nov. 2007 Sales office established in Shenzhen, China
Jan. 2008 Call centers throughout Japan were aggregated into two facilities, Tokyo and Kumamoto QCT Centers
Mar. 2008 “SP Parts Co., Ltd.” was amalgamated into a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation
Mar. 2009 “MISUMI INDIA Pvt. Ltd.” was established as a regional subsidiary in India
Jul. 2010 Sales office was established in Italy
Aug. 2010 Sales office was established in Ningbo, China
Aug. 2010 Sales office was established in Chennai, India
Aug. 2010 An inventory center was established as a logistics site in Singapore
Nov. 2010 A new business by way of “MISUMI VONA” begins to sell third-party brand products
Jan. 2011 Corporate name of SURUGA SEIKI CO., LTD. was changed to “SURUGA Production Platform Co., Ltd.”
“SURUGA SEIKI CO., LTD.” was newly established to continue to succeed the OST (Optical & Scientific Technology) business
Jan. 2011 Sales office in Malaysia was upgraded to a regional subsidiary status known as “MISUMI MALAYSIA SDN. BHD.”
Feb. 2011 “SURUGA INDIA Pvt. Ltd.” was established as regional subsidiary in India
Apr. 2011 Sales office established in Taegu, South Korea
May 2011 Sales Offices were established in Wuhan (China), Bangalore (India) and Hsinchu (Taiwan)
Jun. 2011 Sales Office was established in Suzhou and Dongguan, China
Jul. 2011 “SURUGA SEIKI SALES & TRADING (SHANGHAI) Co., Ltd.” was established as a regional subsidiary in Shanghai
Aug. 2011 Sales office was established in Beijing, China
Sep. 2011 Sales office was established in Dalian, China
Oct. 2011 Suruga Vietnam Factory No. 3 was established as a manufacturing site in Vietnam
Oct. 2011 Suruga India’s factory was established as a manufacturing site in India
Dec. 2011 Inventory center was expanded as a logistics site in Los Angeles (North America)
Mar. 2012 Sales office was established in Qingdao, China
Jul. 2012 Sales office was established in Chengdu, China
Nov. 2012 US die components manufacturers, “Dayton Progress Corporation” and business company of Anchor Danly Inc. , “Anchor Lamina America, Inc.” were acquired
Jan. 2013 “SURUGA SEIKI (NANTONG) CO., LTD.” was established as a regional subsidiary in Nantong, China
Jan. 2013 “PT. MISUMI INDONESIA” was established as regional subsidiary in Indonesia
Mar. 2013 Sales office was established in Xi’an, China
May 2013 Sales office was established in Xiamen (Amoy), China
Sep. 2013 Sales office and logistics center were established in Cikarang, Indonesia
Mar. 2014 Nantong Factory was established as a manufacturing site in Nantong, China
Jul. 2014 SURUGA Production Platform Co., Ltd. was awarded the 2014 GOOD FACTORY Award for “Innovations to Manufacturing Processes” by the Japan Management Association
Sep. 2014 Sales office was established in Pune, India
Mar. 2015 Eight VONA Business catalogs were published
Apr. 2015 “DAISEKI Co., Ltd.” was amalgamated into a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation
Oct. 2015 Suruga Vietnam Factory No. 4 was established as a manufacturing site in Vietnam
Jul. 2016 “MISUMI VIETNAM CO., LTD.” was established as a regional subsidiary in Vietnam
Nov. 2017 “MISUMI Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., in Mexico” was established as a regional subsidiary in Mexico
Apr. 2019 Central Japan Distribution Center was established in Inazawa city, Aichi prefecture
Jun. 2019 Inventory center was expanded as a logistics site in Vietnam
Aug. 2020 Sales office was established in France
Nov. 2020 Inventory center was expanded as a logistics site in Ohio (North America)
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