Asahi Rubber INC.

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■Company Name ASAHI RUBBER INC.
■Location 2-7-2 Dote-cho, Omiya-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama
■Established June, 1976 (Founded May, 1970)
■Capital JPY516,870,000(as of March 31, 2020)
■Listed Market The Standard Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange Code:5162
■Number of Employees 315(as of March 31,2022)
■Main Businesses Manufacturing and sales of industrial rubber products
■Main Banks MUFG Bank, Ltd. Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
The Musashino Bank, Ltd. THE TOHO BANK, LTD.
Saitama Resona Bank, Limited.
■Board of Directors
Shigeyoshi Yokoyama Chairman
Yoichiro Watanabe President
Masutsugu Tasaki Director
Mitsuru Takita Director
Kazuhisa Takagi Director(Audit and Supervisory Committee Member)
Atsushi Suzuki Director(Audit and Supervisory Committee Member)
Masaharu Baba Director(Audit and Supervisory Committee Member)
■Main Business
Locations
Head Office 2-7-2 Dote-cho, Omiya-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama 330-0801
TEL 048-650-6051 FAX 048-650-5201
Osaka Sales Office 3-1-29 , Kyutaro-machi Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka 541-0056
TEL 06-6253-2521 FAX 06-6253-2522
Nagoya Sales Office No3 Mori Bldg 6F , 1-16-25 , Meiekiminami Nakamura-ku, Nagoya-shi,Aichi 450-0003
TEL 052-414-4880 FAX 052-414-4881
Fukushima Factory 1 Bozukubo, Oaza Izumizaki, Izumizaki-mura Nishi-Shirakawa-gun, Fukushima, 969-0101
TEL 0248-53-3491 FAX 0248-53-3493
#2 Fukushima Factory 1-3 Yamazakiyama, Oaza Izumizaki, Izumizaki-mura, Nishi-Shirakawa-gun, Fukushima 969-0101
TEL 0248-54-1618 FAX 0248-54-1619
Shirakawa Factory 1-21 Tsukinoiri, Kayane, Shirakawa-shi, Fukushima 961-0004
TEL 0248-21-1401 FAX 0248-21-1404
Shirakawa #2 Factory 1-21 Tsukinoiri, Kayane, Shirakawa-shi, Fukushima 961-0004
TEL 0248-28-5061 FAX 0248-28-5064
Shanghai liaison office Summit Center, Unit 516 No.1088 West YanAn Road, ChangNing District, Shanghai 200052, P.R.C
TEL 86-21-5240-0206 FAX 86-21-5240-1215
■Subsidiaries

ARI INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
701 Lee Street, Suite 920A, Des Plaines IL 60016 USA
 TEL 1-847-364-1000
ASAHI FR R&D Co.,Ltd.
2-7-2 Dote-cho, Omiya-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama 330-0801
 TEL 048-650-6051 FAX 048-650-5201
1 Bozukubo, Oaza Izumizaki, Izumizaki-mura, Nishi-Shirakawa-gun, Fukushima 969-0101 (Fukushima Institute)
 TEL 0248-53-3869 FAX 0248-53-4896
1-21 Tsukinoiri, Kayane, Shirakawa-shi, Fukushima 961-0004 (Shirakawa Institute)
 TEL 0248-21-1401 FAX 0248-21-1407
ASAHI RUBBER (H.K.) Co., Ltd.
Unit 3, 27/F, 69 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan, HONG KONG .
DONGGUAN ASAHI RUBBER PRECISION COMPANY LIMITED
Zone One, Xicheng Industry District, Hengli Town, Dongguan City,

Guangdong Province, P.R.C
ASAHI TECHNOLOGY(Shanghai)Co.,Ltd.
Summit Center, Unit 818 No.1088 West YanAn Road, ChangNing District,Shanghai 200052, P.R.C

Company History

May 1970 Established as Asahi Rubber, a limited company, in Kita-ku, Tokyo.
June 1976 Established as Asahi Rubber Inc. in Edobukuro, Kawaguchi-shi, Saitama. Succeeded in developing rubber for coloring, currently known "ASA COLOR LAMPCAP",and began production. Began production of Holder, high-precision rubber products for electronic devices.
November 1976 Obtained 4 UL safety standards and became a UL certified factory.
March 1980 Moved head office and factory to 2-Akai, Kawaguchi-shi, Saitama. Improved the production and inspection divisions and began production of "contact rubber," a low-voltage, high-precision rubber products for electronic devices.
February 1986 Began production of O-ring, high-precision rubber products for electronic devices.
October 1986 Built and began operation of the Fukushima Factory.
April 1987 Made the R & D division an independent subsidiary, the Fine Rubber Laboratories Co.,Ltd.(The present ASAHI FR R & D Co.,Ltd.), strengthening R & D operations.
October 1989 Expanded the Fukushima Factory in order to increase capacity.
November 1989 Began production of medical rubber products.
June 1990 Began production of table tennis rubber products.
November 1993 Expanded the Fukushima Factory in order to increase capacity.
March 1994 Moved the production division in Kawaguchi to the Fukushima Factory.
November 1994 Began production of high-precision rubber products for batteries.
April 1995 Moved the administrative division to the Fukushima Factory. Established the Osaka Sales Office in Joto-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka, to strengthen sales west of central Japan.
September 1995 Built a new head office at 3 Akai Kawaguchi-shi, Saitama.
October 1995 Established a liaison office in Illinois in order to expand business for the US market.
September 1998 Listed on the Japan Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (JASDAQ).
October 1998 Obtained ISO9001 certification.
June 1999 Restructured the liaison office in the US, creating ARI International Corporation in Illinois.
January 2000 Built a new head office at Omiya-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama.
February 2000 Developed currently known "ASA COLOR LED", a product that converts blue LED to white.
March 2000 Obtained ISO14001 certification.
March 2002 Began operation of the newly constructed #2 Fukushima Factory near the Fukushima Factory for the medical industry products.
June 2004 Established a liaison office in Shanghai in order to expand business for China and Asian market.
November 2005 Established Asahi Rubber (H.K.) Co., Ltd, subsidiary in Hong Kong which handles sales of industrial rubber products and manages the supplied material processing factory.
November 2006 Began operation of the newly constructed Shirakawa Factory for the coloring rubber products in Shirakawa-shi,Fukushima.
October 2007 Developed "Rubber Phantom" Composed of Silicone Rubber for electromagnetic control.
July 2010 Established DONGGUAN ASAHI RUBBER PRECISION COMPANY LIMITED as a subsidiary factory in Guangdong Province in China.
January 2012 Established Asahi Technology(Shanghai) Co.,Ltd, as a sales subsidiary in Shanghai, China
April 2012 Change in trade name of the Fine Rubber Laboratories Co.,Ltd. was carried out to ASAHI FR R&D Co., Ltd.
April 2016 Established the Nagoya Sales Office in Aichi.
February 2017 Began operation of the newly constructed Shirakawa #2 Factory at the site of the Shirakawa Factory, to process medical and life science products.
October 2020 Obtained IATF16949 certification at Shirakawa Factory.