Company Profile

Company Name
Japanese
四日市合成株式会社
English
Yokkaichi Chemical Company Limited
Address
Head Office: Yokkaichi Facility
2-1, Miyahigashi-cho, Yokkaichi 510-0843, Mie, Japan [map]
Tel: 81-59-345-1161
Rokuromi factory
710,Rokuromi, Yokkaichi 510-0881, Mie, Japan [map]
Tel: 81-59-346-1166
Tokyo Marketing Office
1-3-1, Kyobashi, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo 104-0031, Japan Yaesu Daiei building 9F[map]
Tel: 81-3-3275-1701
Capital 480,000,000 yen
The Number of Employees
(as of Jun. 20, 2018)
213
Shareholders Dai-ichi Kogyo Seiyaku Co., Ltd.
Board Members
(as of Jun. 20, 2018)
  • President and CEO
  • Executive Director
  • Director
  • Director
  • Director
  • Director
  • Auditor
  • Kouiti Iwaisako
  • Hideyuki Sumi
  • Kouji Mase
  • Kisou Watanabe
  • Manabu Kikuta
  • Hideto Misawa
  • Kouichi Okumura
Business Field Chemical (manufacturing, processing, and sales of various chemicals)

Performance

Sales
(Billions of yen)
Management income
(Millions of yen)
Net income
(Millions of yen)
2017 fiscal year 90 1,177 843
2016 fiscal year 72 893 632
2015 fiscal year 76 825 575

History

1959 Mitsubishi Petrochemical, Dai-ichi Kogyo Seiyaku, the company founded by a joint venture of Lion oils and fats
Start of manufacturing non-ionic surfactant
1963 Start of production nonylphenol
1968 Rokuromi factory completed
Production start of glycol ether
1970 Production start of fine chemicals
1974 Tokyo office opened
1980 Manufacturing facility expansion of fine chemicals
1984 Start of production special surfactant
1985 Manufacturing facility expansion of fine chemicals
1990 YGPM activities start
1993 Non-ionic surfactant production facility expansion
1995 ISO9002 certification
1998 ISO9001 certification
1999 ISO14001 certification
Mitsubishi Chemical, and change to a joint venture of Dai-ichi Kogyo Seiyaku
2002 Responsible Care (RC) declaration
2006 Manufacturing facilities enhancement of fine chemicals
2009 50th anniversary
2010 Glycol ether production stop
2011 100% subsidiary of Dai-ichi Kogyo Seiyaku