Usui Kokusai Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
-The Company primarily manufactures and sells small-size metal tubes for use as automotive components in passenger vehicles, buses, and trucks, etc.
-It also manufactures tubes for electric products, but more than 90% of production is for automotive components.
-Usui International Corporation, a subsidiary of Usui Kokusai Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd., announced that it has won “Supplier of the year 2018” from General Motors. This award is given to the 133 of its best performance suppliers from 15 countries worldwide, providing the most innovative technologies and delivery quality vehicle. Usui won this award due to flawless launches in many projects of gasoline direct injection products. (From a press release on June 21, 2019)
-USUI announced that it exhibits new technology at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018, which will be held in Hannover, Germany, from September 19 to 27, 2018. The company will present externally controlled fan drive and fan, fuel injection tubes for common rail system, condensate water separator, thermal management products, advanced plating technology, low pressure tubes, and others. (From a press release on July 20, 2018)
-The Company announced that its Indonesian subsidiary, PT. USUI (PT. USUI INTERNATIONAL INDONESIA) was awarded the "Quality & Delivery Excellent Award" from Astra Daihatsu Motor (ADM) at its Supplier Awarding 2018. The company was one of 8 companies to receive this award. (From a press release on April 18, 2018)
-Single walled steel tubings
-Double walled steel tubings
-High-pressure fuel injection tubes
-High-pressure fuel tubes for gasoline direct injection engine
-UFRID fuel rails
-Plastic cooling fans
-Remote control fan drive systems
-Oil & water tube for turbo charger
-UHPC Fuel coolers
-High-pressure hydrogen tubes for fuel cell
-AHI (After treatment Hydrocarbon Injection) tube
-Multi-pipe heat exchangers
|Feb. 1941||Established as the Usui Seikin Kiki Kenkyusho (Research Facility).|
|1945||Changed name of Company to current name of USUI Kokusai Sangyo Co., Ltd.|
|1949||With the successful development of fuel injection tubes for diesel engines, the Company obtained a patent for a practical new design, and entered the automotive field.|
|1956||Moved its headquarters to the current site. (131-2 Nagasawa, Shimizu-cho, Sunto-gun, Shizuoka Prefecture)|
|1959||Started the construction of a double-walled steel-tubing plant.|
|1963||Started manufacturing plastic fans.|
|1965||Concluded a technical assistance agreement with Schweitzer Corporation (U.S.A.) on technologies dealing with Fan Drive(R).|
|1966||Completed construction of its Izunagaoka Plant and launched full-scale production of Fan Drives(R).|
|1968||Developed Hicolin Tube(R) and started mass production of this product.|
|1973||Completed construction of Ohito Plant and increased the production of Hicolin Tube (R).|
|1976||Concluded a technological partnership agreement with Cefilac of France.|
|1982||Concluded a technical partnership agreement with Kaman Science Corporation (U.S.A.) on technologies dealing with K-ramic ceramic.|
|1986||Concluded a technical corporation with Behr of Germany on technologies dealing with metal carrier.|
|1987||Established USUI International Corp. in U.S.A.|
|1990||Established R&D center for plastic fans in the U.S.A.|
|1991||Launched operations of USUI International Corp.'s Virginia Plant.|
|1992||Concluded a technical corporation with Emitec of Germany on technologies dealing with metal carriers/catalysts|
|1994||Launched operations of USUI International Corp.'s Ohio Plant.|
|1998||Obtained QS9000 certification at its high-pressure pipe plant and functional product (i.e. push rods) plant. It also obtained ISO14001 certifications at its Nagasawa Nishi Plant.|
|2000||Established USUI International Corp. (Thailand) Ltd.|
|2001||Established USUI EU Central Office.|
|2003||Opened its Shanghai Office.|
|2003||Established USUI International France S.A.S. and USUI International Germany GmbH.|
|2004||Established and started operations at USUI Automotive Parts (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China.
Established USUI International Korea Co., Ltd., a liaison office in Seoul, Korea.
|2005||The Kyowa Plant No. 2. of the High-Pressure Tube Production Division was completed.
Established USUI Automotive Parts (Foshan) Co., Ltd. in Foshan, China; and Shanghai USUI Engine Parts Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China.
|2007||Established USUI International Korea Co., Ltd. in Seoul, Korea.
Shanghai USUI Engine Parts Co., Ltd. started operating.
|2009||Started operating at Gotemba No.2 Plant.|
|2010||Established USUI International Automotive Parts India Private Limited in India.|
|2012||Established PT. USUI International Indonesia in Indonesia.
Established USUI International Manufacturing Mexico, S.A. de C.V. in Mexico.
|2013||Established USUI pipe system (Hefei) Co., Ltd. in China.
Established USUI SUSIRA International Private Limited in India.
|2014||Established Jiaxing USUI Tsurumi Precision Tube Industry Co.,Ltd. in Jiaxing, Zhejiang, China.|
|2016||Established USUI International Philippines Corporation|