History

History

1925Spun off from the textile spinning machinery division of Kobe Steel, Ltd. and founded as Bouki Seizo Co., Ltd. to start manufacturing textile machinery in May
1949Listed on the second section of Osaka Stock Exchange in August
1959Starts the manufacture of injection molding machines in July
1962Renamed Toyo Machinery & Metal Co., Ltd. in January
1963Starts the manufacture of die-casting machines in AprilStarts the manufacture of die-casting machines in April
1970Becomes an affiliate of Hitachi, Ltd. in November
1981Establishes Toyo Machinery Engineering Co., Ltd.in December
1985Starts the manufacture of fully electric injection molding machines in April
1988Establishes Toyokouki Co., Ltd. in November
1997Acquires ISO 9001 certification in July
1998Starts the manufacture of optical disc molding machines in May
2000Acquires ISO 14001 certification in March
2000Establishes Toyo Machinery (M) Sdn. Bhd. (local corporation in Malaysia) in July
2002Establishes Toyo Machinery (T) Co., Ltd. (local corporation in Thailand) in January
2003Establishes Toyo Machinery & Metal (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in August
2004Starts the manufacturing of largest die-casting machine BD-1200V4-T in January
2005Listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange in September
2006Launches the new environment-responsive fully electric die-casting machines in November
2007Starts the manufacturing of Si-IV series fully electric servo injection molding machines in March
2007Establishes Toyo Machinery (Changshu) Co., Ltd., first overseas production base in June
2008Starts the manufacturing of largest fully electric injection molding machine Si-850IV in February
2008Establishes Toyo Machinery & Metal (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd. in April
2008Starts the manufacturing of the environment-responsive fully electric die-casting machines "Ds series" in May
2008Starts the manufacturing of the fully electric injection molding machines at Toyo Machinery (Changshu) in June
2009Starts the manufacturing of the environment-responsive fully electric die-casting machine "Ds-800" in October
2010Starts the manufacturing of die-casting machines at Toyo Machinery (Changshu) Co., Ltd. in April
2010Starts the manufacturing of Si-V series fully electric injection molding machine in May
2010Starts supplying components to Husky Injection Molding Systems in Canada in September
2011Wins Economy, Trade and Industry Minister's Award in February for developing an energy-saving, compact, low-pressure die-casting system in collaboration with Denso and Miyamoto Kogyosho
2011Establish a representative office in India in April
2012Starts the manufacturing of the environment-responsive fully electric die-casting machines "Ds-EX series" in September
2013Starts the manufacturing of Si-6 series fully electric injection molding machines in April
2014Capital and business collaboration with Japan Steel Works, Ltd. and Ube Machinery Co, Ltd. in March
2016Establishes Toyo Machinery & Metal (Taiwan) Co., Ltd. in October