KROSAKI HARIMA

COMPANY

Profile / History


PROFILE

Outline(as of March 31,2019)

Company name KROSAKI HARIMA CORPORATION
Capital 5,537,960,000
Employees 1,379(Consolidated 4,735)
Founding October 14,1918
Establishment June 1,1919
Shares issued 9,114,528
Listed exchanges Tokyo Stock Exchange First Section and Fukuoka Stock Exchange


Board of Directors (as of June 27,2019)

Director and Auditor

President    Kazuhiro Egawa
Senior Advising Director    Nobuhiko Ikura
Director    Kotaro Kuroda
Director    Hirohiko Okumura
Director    Masakazu Soejima
Director    Masaya Honda
Director    Toshikazu Takasu
Director    Jyunpei Konishi
Director(outside)    Kenichi Fujinaga
Director(outside)    Yuji Tanaka
Standing Auditor    Kinji Matsushita
Auditor    Takashi Watanabe
Auditor(outside) Yuji Hiya
Auditor(outside) Morio Matsunaga

Corporate Officer

Executive Managing Corporate Officer Kotaro Kuroda


Executive Managing Corporate Officer Hirohiko Okumura


Managing Corporate Officer Masakazu Soejima


Managing Corporate Officer Toshikazu Takasu


Managing Corporate Officer Masaya Honda


Managing Corporate Officer Jyunichiro Yoshiyama


Managing Corporate Officer Taijirou Matsui


Managing Corporate Officer Yukio Inoue


Managing Corporate Officer Masafumi Takeshita


Managing Corporate Officer Kiyotaka Oshikawa


Corporate Officer Hiroshi Nagata


Corporate Officer Yoshiyuki Fukuda


Corporate Officer Masami Matsukizono


Corporate Officer Kenji Kobayashi


Corporate Officer Naoki Furuta


Corporate Officer Takeshi Yoshida


Corporate Officer Hisatake Okumura


Corporate Officer Isao Sasaka


Corporate Officer Kohzoh Ohta

HISTORY

July, 1916 Established Kyushu Refractories Co.,Ltd. by Yasuzaemon Matsunaga.
October, 1918 Established as KUROSAKI REFRACTORIES CO.,LTD. (now KROSAKI HARIMA CORPORATION).
June, 1919 Kiln unloaded for the first time and full-fledged operation
May, 1949 Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
October, 1956 Capital participation from Yawata Iron&Steel Co.,Ltd (now Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation).
April, 1985 Fine Ceramics Division established.
October, 1989 Made AMR Refractarios,S.A. the Subsidiary.
December, 1995 Wuxi Krosaki Sujia Refractories Co.,Ltd. established.
April, 1999 Merger with Krosaki Furnace Corporation.
April, 2000 Merger with Harima Ceramic Co.,Ltd. Name changed to Krosaki Harima Corporation.
May, 2002 Made Kyushu Refractories the Subsidiary.
August, 2002 Krosaki USA Inc., established.
January, 2003 Krosaki Harima (Shanghai) International Trading Co.,Ltd.,(now Krosaki Harima (Shanghai) Enterprise Management Co.,Ltd.)established.
January, 2004 SN Refratecture Tokai Co.,Ltd. established.
April, 2007 Made SN Refratecture Tokai Co.,Ltd. the Subsidiary.
July, 2009 Made Shin-Nippon Thermal Ceramics Corporation equitymethod affiliate.
August, 2009 Krosakiharima Europe B.V. established.
April, 2010 K&K CORPORATION, KROSAKI MACHINE INDUSTRIES CO.,LTD. and KROSAKI INDUSTRY CO.,LTD. merged. Name changed to KROSAKI HARIMA CERA CORPORATION.
April, 2010 Made joint venture regarding advanced ceramics sole business.
April, 2010 Krosaki Magnesita Refractories LLC established.
May, 2011 Made TATA REFRACTORIES LIMITED(now TRL KROSAKI REFRACTORIES LIMITED)the Subsidiary.
January, 2012 Made ARIAKE MATERIALS COMPANY, LIMITED the Subsidiary.
July, 2012 Merger with Kyushu Refractories Co.,Ltd.
Apr, 2015 Made KROSAKI CHIKURO CORPORATION the Subsidiary.
Dec, 2016 Made TRL KROSAKI ASIA PRIVATE LIMITED and TRL KROSAKI CHINA LIMITED the Subsidiary.
Nov, 2018 Made Refractaria S.A. the Subsidiary.
Jun, 2019 100th anniversary of KROSAKI HARIMA CORPORATION.