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History

1922

NovemberShigekazu Yamamoto, our first president, founded Japan’s first secondary aluminium smelting business in Osaka.

1924

MarchDaiki Aluminium Industry was established as a limited partnership company in Naniwa-ku, Osaka.

1948

OctoberDaiki Aluminium Industry Co., Ltd. was established in Naniwa-ku, Osaka.

1959

JanuaryTokyo Sub-branch opened in Nakano-ku, Tokyo.

1961

JanuaryStarted operation of Yao Plant in Yao, Osaka.

1962

JanuaryStarted operation of Yuki Plant in Yuki, Ibaraki.

1963

FebruaryRegistered transfer of the headquarters to the premises of Yao Plant.

DecemberUpgraded Tokyo Sub-branch to Tokyo Sales Office and expanded it.

1965

DecemberAcquired all shares of Daihaku Aluminium Industry Co., Ltd. in Fukuoka, Fukuoka.

1969

AprilTeruo Yamamoto became our second president.

1970

SeptemberStarted operation of Shinshiro Plant in Shinshiro, Aichi.

1973

MayInvested in Koshimura Aluminium Industry Co., Ltd. in Sapporo, Hokkaido.

1975

OctoberOpened Fukuoka Sub-branch in Kasuya-gun, Fukuoka.

1979

JulyListed in the Second Section of the Osaka Securities Exchange.

1980

DecemberStarted operation of Kameyama Plant in Kameyama, Mie.

1981

DecemberOpened a new head office building in Nishi-ku, Osaka, and transferred head office operations to it.

1982

MayIntegrated Yao Plant into Kameyama Plant.

MayEstablished Kiwa Co., Ltd. as a wholly-owned subsidiary in Yao, Osaka.

JuneEstablished a research institute in Yao and registered transfer of the headquarters to its premises.

1984

OctoberOpened Los Angeles Representative Office.

1985

NovemberOpened Nagoya Sub-branch in Anjo, Aichi.

1986

OctoberUpgraded Nagoya Sub-branch to Nagoya Sales Office and expanded it.

1987

MarchEstablished Daiki International Trading Corporation as a wholly-owned US subsidiary in California.

OctoberEstablished Daiki Metal Co., Ltd. as a wholly-owned subsidiary in Yuki, Ibaraki.

1990

AprilStarted operation of Shirakawa Plant in Nishi-Shirakawa-gun, Fukushima.

1991

MarchUpgraded Tokyo Sales Office to Tokyo Branch, expanded it, and relocated it to Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.

AprilKameyama Plant of Daiki Metal Co., Ltd. started operation in Kameyama, Mie.

JulyDaihaku Aluminium Kogyo Co., Ltd. changed its name to Kyushu Daiki Aluminium Co., Ltd.

1992

NovemberTomakomai Plant of Koshimura Aluminium Kogyosho Co., Ltd. started operation in Tomakomai, Hokkaido.

1993

MarchInvested in Amalgamated Aluminium & Alloys SDN. BHD., a Malaysian affiliate.

1994

JuneTeruo Yamamoto became our first chairman.
Takaaki Yamamoto became our third president.

1995

MayEstablished Daiki Engineering (SEA) SDN. BHD. as a wholly-owned Malaysian subsidiary.

JuneUpgraded Nagoya Sales Office to Nagoya Branch and expanded it.

1999

FebruaryShirakawa Plant obtained ISO 14001 certification.

MayShinshiro Plant obtained ISO 14001 certification.

JuneKameyama Plant obtained ISO 14001 certification.

JulyYuki Plant obtained ISO 14001 certification.

JulyInvested in Daiki Nikkei Thai Co., Ltd., a Thai affiliate.

OctoberThe headquarters of Koshimura Aluminium Kogyosho Co., Ltd. was relocated to Tomakomai, Hokkaido.

2001

JanuaryOpened Russia Liaison Office in Moscow, Russia.

2002

AugustDaiki Engineering Thai Co., Ltd., a Thai affiliate, was established.

NovemberKoshimura Aluminium Kogyosho Co., Ltd. changed its name to Hokkaido Daiki Aluminium Co., Ltd.

2003

JanuaryInvested in POLST Sp.zo.o., a Polish affiliate.

AugustFacilities in eastern Japan (Tokyo Branch, Yuki Plant, and Shirakawa Plant) obtained ISO 9001 certification.

NovemberFacilities in western Japan (Osaka Sales Department, Nagoya Sales Department, Kameyama Plant, and Shinshiro Plant) obtained ISO 9001 certification.

2004

AprilEstablished Daiki-Sigma Engineering (China) Inc. in Shanghai, China.

2005

OctoberOpened the Engineering Office in Higashiosaka, Osaka.

DecemberListed in the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

2006

AugustIncreased the capital in Seishin Seisakusyo Co., Ltd. to make it a subsidiary.

SeptemberStarted operation of Shiga Plant in Higashiomi, Shiga.

OctoberEstablished Daiki Engineering Co., Ltd. as a wholly-owned subsidiary in Higashiosaka, Osaka.

OctoberChanged the name of the Research Institute to the Technical Center and relocated it to Kameyama, Mie.

2007

MarchListed in the First Section of both the Tokyo Stock Exchange and Osaka Securities Exchange.

JuneRegistered transfer of the headquarters to the premises of the Head Office.

JulyFacilities in western Japan that obtained ISO 9001 certification expanded the system to incorporate Shiga Plant into the organization.

2008

JulyAmalgamated Aluminium & Alloys SDN. BHD. changed its name to Daiki Aluminium Industry (Malaysia) SDN. BHD.

SeptemberDaiki Nikkei Thai Co., Ltd. changed its name to Daiki Aluminium Industry (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

SeptemberInvested in Xiang Neng Trading Limited in Hong Kong, China.

DecemberOpened Shanghai Representative Office in Shanghai, China.

2009

MarchShiga Plant obtained ISO 14001 certification.

DecemberInvested in Anglo Asia Alloys Vietnam Co., Ltd., a Vietnamese affiliate.

2010

JanuaryInvested in Daiki (Foshan) Trading Ltd. in Foshan, China.

MarchMerged Daiki Metal Co., Ltd. and Kiwa Shoji Co., Ltd. and changed the company name to Daiki Material Co., Ltd.

AprilPT. Daiki Aluminium Indonesia, an Indonesian affiliate, was established.

JuneSeishin (Thailand) Co., Ltd., a Thai affiliate, was established.

SeptemberPT. Daiki Aluminium Indonesia changed its name to PT. Daiki Aluminium Industry Indonesia; invested in Daiki Om Aluminium Industry (Philippines), Inc., a Philippine affiliate.

OctoberChanged the name of the Russia Liaison Office to the Russia Representative Office.

2012

SeptemberThe Shanghai plant of Daiki-Sigma Engineering (China) was established.

2014

JulyRelocated the headquarters of Seishin Seisakusyo Co., Ltd. to Higashiomi, Shiga.

JulyDaiki Aluminium Industry (Thailand) Co., Ltd. Amata City Factory started operation.

2015

SeptemberAcquired all shares of Tokyo Aluminium Center Co., Ltd. to make it a subsidiary.

OctoberPT. Daiki Trading Indonesia, an Indonesian affiliate, was established.

2016

MayDaiki Aluminium Vietnam Co., Ltd., a Vietnamese affiliate, was established.

2018

DecemberDaiki Aluminium Industry India Pvt., Ltd., an Indian affiliate, was established.

2020

JulyInvested in Nguyet Minh 2 Daiki Aluminium Tse Co., Ltd., a Vietnamese affiliate.

SeptemberXiang Neng Metal Recycling (Holdings) Ltd. changed its name to Delta Metal Recycling (Holdings) Ltd.