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Company name MarkLines Co., Ltd.
Automotive Industry Portal
Established Jan. 4, 2001
Capital 365,031,840 Yen (as of June 30, 2019)
Stock Exchange First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange (Click here for stock price.)
Representative Makoto Sakai (President & CEO)
Director Kazumi Yasueda
Kaoru Yukishima
Masami Uchida
Siyi Jiang
Akihiko Shido
Hiroshi Miyakawa
Company Auditor Toru Matsuo
Shuichi Matsuda
Masami Shinozaki
Executive officer Takashi Ono
Akira Narukawa
Masatoshi Kikkawa
Employees 142
Corporate Philosophy

Corporate Mission and Purpose

- To develop and grow the automotive industry by providing information services and business support in order to create a better lifestyle for all stakeholders

Common Policies and Principles in Performing Work at MarkLines

- Mutual Benefit and Prosperity

- Open and Sharing

- Adaptable to Change

Most Important Factors for Work

- Be ambitious : continuous effort and progress

Business Activities MarkLines provides online information services specific to the automotive industry through its data search ”Information Platform” and B2B promotional support through its “LINES” promotion and advertisement service.

Data search Information Platform
A members only information service that saves companies in the automotive industry money and time by providing essential information on suppliers around the world (including who supplies whom, plant data, and market trends), sales and production statistics, reports on technology and market trends, model plan data including forecasts, and more; in Japanese, Chinese, and English. All of this information is gathered independently through means such as press releases, interviews, purchases from third party sources, and cooperation with other companies. The data is then integrated, analyzed and converted into a database for industry professionals, and made available to members.

Promotion & Advertising LINES
A service that efficiently support the promotion of products and services to Information Platform members through means such as promotional emails and banner ads.



Address [Headquarters]
Aoyama Tower Place 2F, 8-4-14 Akasaka Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052 Japan [MAP]

[Nagoya branch]
hirokoji YMD Building 5F, 1-20-25 Nishiki Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi Aichi-ken 460-0003 Japan [MAP]

TEL [Headquarters]
+81-3-5785-1380 Administration Dept.
+81-3-5785-1387 Customer Support
+81-3-5785-1382 Sales Dept.
+81-3-5785-1385 Global Intelligence Dept.
+81-3-5785-1381 Finance Dept.

[Nagoya branch]
FAX [Headquarters]

[Nagoya branch]


Company MarkLines North America Incorporated
Address 400 Galleria Officentre, Suite 415, Southfield, Michigan 48034 USA [MAP]
TEL +1-248-327-6987
FAX +1-248-809-9684

CHN China

Company MarkLines (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Address Block E, 16F, Zhaofeng World Trade Building, No. 369 Jiangsu Rd, Changning District, Shanghai, China 200050 [MAP]
TEL +86-21-6212-6562
FAX +86-21-5836-0743

THA Thailand

Company MarkLines (Thailand) Co.,Ltd.
Address FICO PLACE 6F, 18/8 Sukhumvit 21, Klongtoeynua Wattana Bangkok 10110 Thailand [MAP]
TEL +66-2-665-2840
FAX +66-2-665-2842

CHN Germany

Company MarkLines Europe GmbH
Address Barckhausstr. 1, 60325 Frankfurt am Main, Germany [MAP]
TEL +49-69-247-568-930
FAX +49-69-247-568-9100

CHN India

Company MarkLines India Pvt. Ltd.
Address Unit no: 506, 5th Floor, MGF Metropolis, M. G. Road, Sector 28, Gurgaon, Haryana 122001 India [MAP]
TEL / FAX +91-124-4048779

Milestones of MarkLines


2001 MarkLines founded in Minato-Ku, Tokyo, Japan
2003 MarkLines North America Inc. founded in Michigan, USA
2004 MarkLines (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. founded in Shanghai, China
2006 MarkLines launches Consulting Business Division
2013 MarkLines (Thailand) Co., Ltd. founded in Bangkok, Thailand
2014 MarkLines Co., Ltd. listed on the JASDAQ of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
2015 MarkLines Europe GmbH founded in Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2016 MarkLines India Pvt. Ltd. founded in Gurgaon, Haryana, India
2018 MarkLines Co., Ltd. listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
Nagoya branch established.