1947
Oct
Katashi Aoki, founder, repatriated from Manchuria upon Japan's defeat in the Pacific War; inaugurates business at the company's present site for the purpose of engaging in plastics processing and development of related machinery.
1951
Jul
Nissei Plastic Seisakusho established as a limited partnership.
1957
May
Re-incorporated as Nissei Plastic Industrial Co., Ltd.
1959
Feb
Tokyo Office opened.
1960
Jul
AU-1 machines sent to the U.S. are the company's first-ever export.
Sep
Osaka Office opened.
Oct
Nagoya Office opened.
1963
Apr
Output and sale of 1,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1965
Mar
Output and sale of 2,000th injection molding machine achieved.
Apr
Taiwan Office opened.
1966
Dec
Output and sale of 3,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1968
Feb
Nissei School opened.
Nov
Output and sale of 5,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1970
May
Export of injection blow molding technology to Automatik Co. of West Germany.
Dec
Singapore Representative Office opened.
1971
Aug
Export of injection molding machine technology to The FAMA Co. of Mexico for launch of local production and sales.
Oct
Thailand Representative Office opened.
1972
Jan
Indonesia Representative Office opened.
Feb
Hong Kong Representative Office opened.
Jul
Output and sale of 10,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1973
Jan
Malaysia Representative Office opened.
1974
Aug
Sales agencies established in four European countries (France, the U.K., Denmark and Belgium).
1975
Feb
Philippine Representative Office opened.
Oct
K. Aoki assumes office of Chairman; Y. Shima becomes President.
1977
Oct
Nissei America, Inc. established as a subsidiary in the U.S.
Nov
Output and sale of 20,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1978
Jun
Nissei Machinery Service Pte. Ltd. (later renamed Nissei Plastic Singapore Pte. Ltd.) established as a joint venture in Singapore.
1981
Aug
Nissei Plastic (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. established as a subsidiary in Hong Kong.
1982
Mar
Output and sale of 30,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1985
Aug
Taiwan Nissei Machinery Corporation established as a subsidiary in Taiwan.
1986
Feb
Output and sale of 40,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1987
Mar
Seoul Liaison Office opened.
1988
Apr
Chairman K. Aoki awarded Prize for Superior Merit in blow molding by SPE (Society of Plastics Engineers).
Dec
Y. Shima assumes office of Chairman; T. Yoda becomes President.
1989
Apr
Output and sale of 50,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1991
Dec
Stock listed on the 2nd section of Nagoya Stock Exchange.
1992
May
Mexico Representative Office opened.
Jun
Nissei Europe N. V. established in Belgium.
July
Composite turning center introduced.
Sep
Output and sale of 60,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1993
Mar
Nissei Mexico S.A. De C.V. established.
Apr
Shanghai Office opened.
1994
Dec
Nissei Plastic (Thailand) Co., Ltd. established in Bangkok.
1995
Jan
Measures addressed to introduce "CE Marking" for EU markets.
Oct
Indonesia Representative Office opened.
1996
Jan
ISO 9001 accreditation acquired concerning design, development, manufacture and shipment of injection molding machines.
Mar
Output and sale of 70,000th injection molding machine achieved.
1998
Oct
A branch of Nissei Europe N. V. opened in the U.K.
1999
Feb
Representative Office opened in Monterrey, Mexico.
Apr
ISO 14001 accreditation acquired.
Jul
Output and sale of 80,000th injection molding machine achieved.
2000
Sep
Stock listed on the 2nd section of Tokyo Stock Exchange.
2001
Feb
Office opened in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Mar
Stock listing re-designated to the 1st sections of the Tokyo and Nagoya stock exchanges.
Apr
T. Yoda assumes office of Chairman; H. Yoda becomes President.
2002
Dec
Accreditation shifted to ISO 9001: 2000 version.
2003
Jan
Output and sale of 90,000th injection molding machine achieved.
Oct
Nissei Plastic (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. established as a subsidiary in Shanghai.
2004
Jun
Representative Office opened in Vietnam.
Sep
Office opened in Suzhou, China.
Nov
Office opened in Tianjin, China
2005
Mar
Accreditation shifted to ISO14001: 2004 version.
Aug
Technical Center established in Bangkok, Thailand.
Nov
Oversea subsidiary in Hong Kong established a wholly
owned subsidiary company in Shenzhen.
2006
Jan
Cumulative sales of 100,000 injection molding machines achieved.
Mar
Representative office in Vietnam reestablished as an oversea subsidiary.
2007
Feb
NISSEI's X-pump equipped hybrid type molding machines received the "Director General of the Agency of Natural Resources and Energy Award," at the "Implementation of Energy Conserving Machinery Awards" by The Japan Machinery Federation.
Sep
Nano-material project (production and sales of a highfunctional composite material made from carbon nanotube and resin) began.
2008
Jun
NISSEI's X-Pump equipped hybrid type machines awarded with the "Best Technology Award (The Katashi Aoki Technology Award)" from the Japan Society of Polymer Processing.
2009
May
Representative Office opened in Gurgaon, India.
Jun
A branch of Nissei Plastic (Vietnam) Co., Ltd. opened in Hanoi.
July
Nissei Plastic Machinery (Taicang) Co., Ltd. established as a production subsidiary in China.
 
 
     
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