• A summary of the Musashi Paint Co.,Ltd. Head Office
  • History
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A summary of the Musashi Paint Co.,Ltd. Head Office.

History

Musashi Paint has been fortunate to have a half century long history since its establishment.
Our group history is here

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1958 Our founder, Toshio Fukui, established Musashi Paint Co., Ltd. in Kosuge, Katsushika Ward with ¥2,500,000 in capital.
1959 Moved to Hondenshibuecho, Katsushika Ward in anticipation of expansion.
1960

Capital increase (¥8,000,000 in new capital).

Factory moved to Kamiaokicho, Kawaguchi, Saitama.

Separated the management department and moved to Zoshigaya, Toshima Ward.
1962 Headquarters moved to Minami Ikebukuro, Toshima Ward.
1965 Capital increase (¥11,500,000 in new capital).
1968:

Built a new factory in the Musashi Industrial Complex in Iruma, Saitama.

Capital increase (¥23,000,000 in new capital).
1969 Office opened in Osaka.
1970 First stage of construction finished on Iruma factory. Move began.
1973 Second stage of construction finished on Iruma factory, which became the main factory.
1974 Headquarters moved to current location (Toshima Ward, Minami Ikebukuro 2-30-16).
1978 Constructed the Glick Office Building in the same spot.
1985 Osaka Business Office became Osaka Office and was moved to Kawada, Higashi Osaka.
1989 Hideo Akiyama became President.
1994 Shuhei Fukui became President.
1997 Established the joint venture Musashi Paint Corp. Sdn. Bhd. in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
1998 New color mixing factory completed in Iruma.
1999 Established the joint venture Zhongshan Musashi Paint Corporation in Zhongshan, China.
Established the joint venture Musashi Paint (Hong Kong) Corporation in Hong Kong.
2000

Established the joint venture Korea Musashi Paint Corporation in Gunpo, South Korea.

New technology and research building completed at the Iruma factory.
2002

Established the joint venture Suzhou Musashi Paint Corporation in Suzhou, China.

Established a production base in Johor Bahru, Malaysia (moved from Kuala Lumpur).
2003

Established the Musashi Paint Trading (Shanghai) Corporation in Shanghai, China.

Established the Musashi Paint International (Hong Kong) Corporation in Hong Kong.

Established the joint venture Musashi Paint (Kunshan) Corporation in Kunshan, China.
2004

Quality control building completed at the Iruma factory.

Established the Tianjin Musashi Paint Corporation in Tianjin, China.
2005

Split up the Iruma factory and established the 100% subsidiary Musashi Paint Manufacturing Corporation.

Established the Musashi Paint General Trade (Shanghai) Corporation in Shanghai, China.
2006

Established Hungary Musashi Paint Kft. in Hungary.

Established Musashi Paint California Co., Ltd. in California, USA.
2008 Established the joint venture Musashi Paint (Thailand) Co., Ltd. in Thailand.
2009

Established Musashi UK Ltd. in the United Kingdom.

Established Vietnam Musashi Paint Co., Ltd. in Vietnam.

Established the China R&D Center at Zhongshan Musashi Paint.
2010 Established Musashi Paint India Private Ltd. in Chennai, India.
2011

Hideki Sato became President.

Established Musashi Paint Manufacturing (Thailand) Co., Ltd. in Thailand.

Invested in U.S. Paint Corp in the United States and made it part of our group.
2014 Yumiko Fukui become President.
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