-The Company conducts its main business in three operating segments: Automotive Components Division; Switch Board Division; and Robotic System Division.
-In FY ended November 2017, the Company generated consolidated sales of JPY 22.9 billion, which was a 13.8% increase on a year-over-basis (y/y). The Group's operating profit was JPY 67.1 million (a 35.6% increase y/y), ordinary profit was JPY 740.2 million (a 96.9% increase y/y), and net income (attributable to owners of parent company) was JPY 52.9 million (an 401.7% increase y/y).
Planned Capital Investment
-The Company announced that it introduces a large transfer press of 3,500t, which enables to manufacture a 1.2GPa class of components. The new transfer press will be installed at the press plant in Kariya city, Aichi prefecture. The start of production is expected to be May 2018. (From a press release on February 1, 2017)
|-Listed on the second section of the Nagoya Stock Exchange.||(As of Nov. 30, 2017)|
|Shareholders||Investment Ratio (%)|
|Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp.||4.92|
|The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.||2.62|
|The Aichi Bank, Ltd.||2.51|
|Mizuho Bank, Ltd.||2.50|
Spare tire carriers
Battery cases for hybrid vehicles
|1953||Originally established as Katayama Industry Co., Ltd., with the aim of manufacturing and selling general metal products and automotive sheet metal parts in Iseyama, Nakaku, Nagoya City, where the present headquarters is registered.|
|1954||Started doing business with New Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (currently Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation Co., Ltd.)
Started doing business with Aichi Machine Industry Co., Ltd.
Started doing business with Toyo Rayon Co., Ltd. (currently Toray Co., Ltd).
|1959||Established Minamihama Factory in Atsuta-Higashimachi, Mizuho, Nagoya City, to produce sheet metal parts.|
|1963||Started doing business with the Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd. Co., Ltd.|
|1964||Established Fujimatsu Factory in Kariya, Aichi Prefecture, to produce medium-sized sheet metal parts.|
|1969||In an effort to integrate the organization, the company closed the Minamihama Factory and transferred the production department to the Fujimatsu Factory. At the same time the Fujimatsu Factory was renamed as the main factory.|
|1985||Established the Kouda Factory to produce large-sized sheet metal parts in Kouda-cho, Nukata-gun, Aichi Pref.|
|1988||Acquired Nishiyama Industry, a thick material stamping company, and established a subsidiary ASKA industrial Co., Ltd.|
|1989||Based on a joint-venture agreement, the company invested in Jeil Kiyeon Co., Ltd, a newly-established tool and die production company in South Korea.|
|1992||Changed its trade name to ASKA Corporation.|
|1994||Commenced production of automotive mufflers.|
|1996||Added welding assembly shop and office building within the Kouda Factory.|
|1997||Listed on the second section of the Nagoya Stock Exchange.|
|2000||Transferred the headquarters to Kariya City, Aichi Pref.|
|2002||Completed liquidation of Aska Industrial Co., Ltd.|
|2004||Established Aska Engineering Corporation as its subsidiary in the U.S.A.|
|2005||Stamping shop newly established in the headquarters plant.
The Company established A.K. of West Virginia Corporation, an affiliate, in the U.S.A.
|2007||Established Aska USA Virginia Corporation in the U.S.A.
Set up a new plant in Takahama City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
Sold off A.K. of West Virginia Corporation located in the U.S.A.
|2012||Established PT. Auto Aska Indonesia in Indonesia.|
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