Produce reliable products meeting customer’s requirement as a preffered supplier.
Develop company culture and people who can work on their own initiative.
Improve ourselves to glow as a innovative and competitive company.
Thank you very much for your continued patronage.
We are a company that aims to solve the wire problems and grow with customers.
With the purpose of growing together with shareholders, customers, suppliers, partner companies, employees working at Hikari, and everyone involved in Hikari, with the purpose of "connecting" joy and happiness, We will work hard to create good things and things.
Thank you in the future.Hikari Corporation
President and CEO Masatomo Tazuhara
|Establishment||March 5, 1969|
|Capital||256.5 million yen|
|Annual Sales||3 billion yen (for year 2018)|
|Group Sales||3.5 billion yen (for year 2018)|
|Number of Employees||80|
|Managing Director||Masatomo Tazuhara|
|Shareholders||Metal One Corporation|
Max Corp., Ltd.
|Main Banks||MUFG Bank, Ltd.|
The Nanto Bank, Ltd.
|1969||March 5||Established HIKARI CORPORATION in Osaka Japan, with capital at 2.5 million yen.|
|August||Opened Nara Factory to produce staple wires.|
|1976||August||Moved head office to Nara factory.|
|1983||December||Established an integrated production system from wire rod.|
|1990||December||Started Nylon coated wire production with NV Bekaert SA under shareholder and technicalcontract.|
Increased the capital to 120 million yen.
|1996||July||Started a Team Work Management with profit dividend system.|
|2002||December||Terminated shareholder and technical contract with NV Bekaert SA.|
|2006||April||Opened Gunma factory to produce tying wires.|
|November||Installed patenting heat treatment furnace to produce high carbon steel wires.|
|2008||June||Increased the capital to 256.5 million yen.|
|2009||March||Completed the 2nd construction plan at Gunma factory to strength the Nylon coated wire production.|
|2011||November||Collaborated with Chao Pao Metal Co., LTD., started to produce air-bag wire in Thailand.|
|2012||March||Established Hikari (Thailand) Co.LTD.|
|2018||April||Hikari Monozukuri University (in-house academy) established|
|2019||March||50th anniversary of the founding|