CORPORATE INFORMATION

Corporate Profile & Board of Directors’ List

Corporate Profile

Name of Company CKD Corporation
Establishment April 2, 1943
Paid-in Capital 11,016 million yen
Number of Employees [Non-Consolidated] 2,248 [Consolidated] 4,284 (As of March 31, 2018)
Annual Sales [Non-Consolidated] 95,942 million yen [Consolidated] 115,700 million yen (As of March 31, 2018)
Line of Business Development, manufacture, sales and export of automatic machinery, labor-saving components, pneumatic control components, drive components, pneumatic auxiliary components, fine system components, and fluid control components.
Address of the Head Office 250, Ouji 2-chome, Komaki, Aichi, 485-8551, Japan
Tel: (0568)77-1111
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History

1943
April: Established under the name of “Japan Aircraft Electric Co., Ltd.” in Nagoya City with 10 million yen in capital.
Started manufacturing and selling aviation-related electric parts, etc. for airplanes.
1945
October: Renamed the company “Chukyo Electric Co., Ltd.”
Business Purpose: Manufacture, repair and sales of electric machine and appliances
1947
May: Started manufacturing lamp manufacturing machines.
1956
December: Started mass-producing various types of solenoids, pneumatic cylinders and valves.
Established the component division in addition to the machinery division.
1961
June: Constructed and moved to a new factory in Komaki City, Aichi Prefecture.
1962
October: Listed the company on the second section of Nagoya Stock Exchange.
1971
February: Listed the company on the first section of Nagoya Stock Exchange.
1979
July: Renamed the company “CKD Corporation.”
November: Listed the company on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange.
1984
August: Established “M-CKD PRECISION SDN.BHD.” in Malaysia.
1985
October: Established “CKD USA CORPORATION” in the USA.
1987
June: Established the “Wuxi Pneumatic Research Institute, CKD Pneumatic Technical Training Center” in China.
1988
May: Established “CKD THAI CORPORATION LTD.” in Thailand.
1989
June: Established “CKD SINGAPORE PTE.LTD.” in Singapore.
1995
October: Established a new corporate identity, logo, color and communication name.
2000
January: Merged CKD Controls Ltd.
October: Merged CKD Seiki Ltd. and CKD Precision Ltd.
2001
October: Established “CKD (Shanghai) Corporation” in China.
2003
January: Merged domestic sales subsidiaries.
Established “CKD (China) Corporation” in China.
December: Established “CKD Corporation Europe Branch” in the Netherlands.
2007
April: Established “Taiwan CKD Corporation” in Taiwan.
2011
January: Established a branch office in Singapore.
2012
July: Renamed the company “CKD Corporation.”
November: Established “CKD Field Engineering Corporation” in Japan.
2013
October: Completed a new plant for “CKD (China) Corporation.”
2014
May: Established “PT CKD TRADING INDONESIA” in Indonesia.
June: Established “CKD VIETNAM ENGINEERING Co., LTD.” in Vietnam.
August: Established “PT CKD MANUFACTURING INDONESIA” in Indonesia.
2015
March: Established “CKD MEXICO, S. de R.L. de C.V.” in Mexico.
December: Established “CKD India Private Limited” in India.
2016
November: Established "CKD Europe B.V." in the Netherlands.
2017
April: "NIKKI DENSO CO., LTD." became CKD's affiliated company to become CKD NIKKI DENSO CO., LTD.
2018
April: Opening of the " ‘Ohana nursery school " one-site day-care center at the Headquarters / Komaki Factory.

Board of Directors’ List

President Kazunori Kajimoto
Director and Managing Executive Officer Katsuhito Okuoka
Director and Executive Officer Masafumi Kokubo
Director and Executive Officer Shinji Yuhara
Director Junichi Kagawa
Director Noriko Asai
Director Kazumasa Uemura
Standing Auditor Shigeru Ohmori
Auditor Koichi Hayashi
Auditor Naotaka Nanya
Auditor Takeshi Sawaizumi
Executive Officer Tatsuya Nishio
Executive Officer Yoshinori Nozawa
Executive Officer Takuya Takahashi
Executive Officer Yoshikazu Yamauchi
Executive Officer Noriaki Ichimura
Executive Officer Toru Iwata
Executive Officer Kiyoshi Fukui
Executive Officer Katsuhiro Niidera
Executive Officer Kazuhide Okada
Executive Officer Katsunori Hayashida