OUR HISTORY

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2014

Began construction of Jakarta factory as PT SKK Kaken.
Established Taiyuan office in China.
SKK (S) Pte. Ltd. participated in Bex Asia Expo Exhibition from 1st to 3rd Sept 2014 @ MBS.

Jakarta-Factory

Jakarta Factory

Taiyuan Office

Taiyuan Office

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2013

Established Kolkata and Pune office in India and Surabaya office in Indonesia.

Kolkata Office

Kolkata Office

Surabaya Office

Surabaya Office

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2012

Established SKK Global Centre in Osaka.
Established Henan office in China.
SKK Chemical (Thailand) Co., Ltd. received ISO 9001 accreditation

Global Centre Office

Global Centre

Henan Office

Henan Office

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2011

Established SKK Vietnam Co., Ltd. and Service Centre in Vietnam.
Established Chiang Mai office in Thailand and Busan office in Korea.
Established Hefei and Xi’an Office in China.

Chiang Mai Office

Chiang Mai Office

Hefei Office

Hefei Office

Xi’an Office

Xi’an Office

Busan Office

Busan Office

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2010

Thailand Factory began its operations as SKK Chemical (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Established Changchun, Hangzhou, Suzhou and Tianjin office in China, Jakarta Office in Indonesia and Mumbai office in India.
Hong Kong received ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 accreditation.

Thailand Factory

Thailand Factory

Changchun Office

Changchun

Suzhou-Office

Suzhou Office

Tianjin Office

Tianjin Office

Hangzhou Office

Hangzhou Office

Jakarta Office

Jakarta Office

Mumbai Office

Mumbai Office

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2009

Established Nanjing and Kunming office in China.
China factory began its operations as Shikoku Kaken (Langfang) Co., Ltd. in Beijing.

Langfang-Factory

Langfang Factory

Nanjing-Office

Nanjing Office

kunming-Office

Kunming Office

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2008

SKK (S) Pte. Ltd. celebrated her 27th anniversary for the sales office and 25th anniversary for the factory.
Established Chongqing Office in China and Dehli office in India.
Mr. President was the only Japanese who received an award from the Chemical Research & Development Centre of China for his excellent performance and contribution to the development of China.

27th-Anniversary

27th Anniversary

Chongqing-Office

Chongqing Office

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2007

Set up of Bangalore office in India and Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi office in Vietnam.

Bangalore-Office

Bangalore Office

HCMC-Office

HCMC Office

Hanoi-Office

Hanoi Office

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2006

Set up of Hamamatsu Office. Established Wuhan Branch and Guangzhou Branch in China.

Wuhan-Office

Wuhan Office

Guangzhou-Office

Guangzhou Office

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2005

Company celebrated the 50th anniversary.
Korea factory began its operations as SK Kaken (Korea) Co., Ltd. in Seoul, Korea and Malaysia Factory underwent expansion.
Established Shenyang Branch and Dalian Branch in China.

50-Year-Anniversary

50 Year Anniversary

Korea-Factory-New

Korea Factory

Shenyang-Office

Shenyang Office

Dalian-Office

Dalian Office

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2004

Shanghai Factory received ISO-9001 accreditation.
Established Shenzhen branch in China. Accredited with China Environment Product Authentication.
Set up of Koriyama, Atsugi & Matsumoto Office.

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2003

Established Second Research & development Centre and Shanghai Factory.
All the offices and factories in Japan received ISO 9001 accreditation.
Mr. President founded Osaka Senior Creative College in order to provide education to people over 60 years old.

Shanghai-Factory

Shanghai Factory

Second-R-&-D-Centre

Second R & D Centre

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2002

Established Shikoku Kaken (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. and SK Kaken (Thailand) Co., Ltd.in Bangkok.
Established Beijing Office in China and Seoul Officein Korea.
All offices in Japan(Headquarters, Sales Offices, and branches) received ISO 9001 accreditation.
Saitama Factory and began its operation.

Shanghai-Office

Shanghai Office

Bangkok-Office

Bangkok Office

Beijing-Office

Beijing Office

Seoul-Office

Seoul Office

Saitama-Factory

Saitama Factory

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2001

The Head Office, Research & Development centre,Otone factory, Kyushu factory, Nagoya factory received ISO 9001 accreditation.
Expanded Osaka Factory.

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2000

Established Singapore Research & Development centre.
SKK (S) Pte. Ltd. moved to the new sales office.
Nagoya Factory was received ISO 9002 accreditation.
Mr. President received the Yellow Ribbon Award from Japan Emperor.

Singapore-Office

Singapore Office

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1999

Otone Factory received ISO 9002 accreditation.
To recognize SKK’s contribution, Mr. President received the award from Minister of Construction.

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1997

Established Malaysia Factory and set up of Oita office.

Malaysia-Factory

Malaysia Factory

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1996

Kanagawa Factory distribution centre shifted.

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1995

Completed the second stage of construction of Kyusyu Factory.
Fukuoka Office and her distribution centre were both shifted.
The company celebrated her 40th anniversary.

Kyusyu Factory

Kyusyu Factory

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1994

SKK Headquarters shifted.
The company went public listing.
Her capital was 2,662,000,000 Yen.

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1993

Hyogo Factory received the JIS factory certification.
Demolished and rebuilt Kanagawa Factory.
Established Kyusyu Factory.
Achieved nationwide productivity of 15,000 ton per month.
SKK (S) Pte. Ltd.received SISIR accreditation.

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1992

The First Research & development Centre was set up in Ibaraki City, Osaka.
SKK (S) Pte. Ltd. in Singapore received ISO 9002 accreditation.
Set up of Utsunomiya Office.

First-R-&-D-Centre

First R & D Centre

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1991

To expound on SKK’s new Corporate Identity, the company name was changed to SK Kaken Co., Ltd.
The capital was 1,471,000,000 Yen.
Set up Himeji & Mie Office.

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1990

Established Hyogo Factory.
Nagoya Factory received the JIS factory certification.
The capital was 901,000,000 Yen.

Hyogo Factory

Hyogo Factory

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1989

Launched SK Travel Centre.
The capital was 661,000,000 Yen.
Set up of Kyoto, Gifu and Asahikawa Office.

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1988

The company celebrated her 30th anniversary.
Set up of Nagano and North Kyushu Office.

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1987

Nagoya Factory began its operation.
Completed the second stage of construction of Otone Factory.
The capital was 560,000,000 Yen.
Set up of Nagasaki & South Osaka Office.

Nagoya-Factory

Nagoya Factory

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1986

The capital grew to 360,000,000 Yen.
Set up of Yokohama &Mitojo Office.

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1984

Otone Factory received the JIS factory certification.
Established SK Kaken (M) SdnBhd in Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur and SKK (HK) Co., Ltd. in Hong Kong.
The capital was 99,000,000 Yen.
Set up of Kobe Office.

Hong-Kong-Office

Hong Kong Office

Kuala-Lumpur-Office

Kuala Lumpur Office

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1983

Established Otone Factory and Singapore Factory.
Set up of Niigata office.

Otone-Factory

Otone Factory

Singapore-Factory

Singapore Factory

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1982

Set up of Saitama office.

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1981

Fukuoka Factory received JIS factory certification.
Established the first overseas subsidiary SKK (S) Pte. Ltd. in Singapore.

Fukuoka-Factory

Singapore Office

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1980

Fukuoka Factory began its operation with monthly productivity of 2,000 ton.
Achieved nationwide productivity of 7,000 ton per month.

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1978

The company celebrated the 20th anniversary.
Set up of Okinawa & Maebashi Office.

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1977

Expanded domestic sales network and overseas activities.
Tokyo factory received JIS factory certification.
Initiated full production of fire-proofing ceramic coating series.
Set up of Takamatsu Office.

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1976

Osaka factory received JIS factory certification.
Established representative offices in Singapore and Philippines to enter into new South-East Asian markets.
Continued to receive important Research & Development Subsidy.

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1975

Succeeded in the development of fire retardant ceramic paint, which provides fire-proofing and energy-saving properties.
Development of water-borne enamel.
Received important Technology Research and Development Subsidy from the Ministry of International Trade and Industry.
Set up of Sapporo Office.

Sapporo-Office

Sapporo Office

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1972

Extension of Osaka Factory led to increased productivity per month of 2,000 ton.
Achieved the development of spray tile for exterior LENATILE, LENACAST.
Completed Research & Development of the first forming silica in the world WORLD CERABON and a fully automated plant with monthly productivity of 1,000m3.
Set up Fukuoka Office.
The capital was YEN 40,000,000.

Osaka-Factory

Osaka Factory

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1971

Established Tokyo Office and Nagoya office.

Tokyo-Office

Tokyo Office

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1967

Tokyo Factory (present name Kanagawa Factory) began its operations.
Set up of the Research & Development department.

Kanagawa-Factory

Kanagawa Factory

Research-&-Development

Research & Development

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1965

The company celebrated the 10th anniversary.
Everystaff attended the meeting to discuss and confirm company policies and guidelines.

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1963

The company name was changed to Shikoku Kaken Industry Co., Ltd.
Initiated the development of inorganic architectural pain materials without pigments; changing misconception of normal paint.
The development of new architectural paint materials including several stone spray texture coatings was a success and itgenerated more sales.
The capital was YEN 8,000,000.

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1961

Established head office and a factory in Ibaraki City, Osaka.
Initiated Research & Development of new paint for concrete substrate as well as a nationwide expansion of solvent products and synthetic resin pain to take advantage of the strategic location.

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1955

Founded as “Shikoku Chemical Institute” in Kita-Ku, Osaka City.
Started distillation & refinery of waste solvent of paint, manufacturing and selling architectural paint products in a small scale.
Her initial starting capital was YEN 600,000.

Shikoku-Chemical-Institute

Shikoku Chemical Institute