PROFILE

Company profile

Company Name

SIVAX INC.

Established in

June 1961

Founded in

February 25, 1964

Representative

Shigeaki SHIBASAKI / President

Employees

about 300 (All Employees including members of subsidiaries)

Type of Business

1 Design, manufacture and sale bodies of automobile, aircraft, appliance goods, interior goods, electric appliances and industrial models.
2 Design, manufacture and sale of Cheking Fixture and above products.

HISTORY

July. 1961 Tsuneo Shibasaki, the founder of SIVAX INC., founded an individual proprietorship called Shibasaki Kigata Seisakujo in Odacho, Kawasakishi, Kanagawa Prefecture.
Sept. 1963 Constructed a plant in Higashihongocho, Midori-ku (as it was known at the time), Yokohamashi, Kanagawa Prefecture and transferred the main office.
Feb. 1964 Converted the entity to a limited company with capital of JPY 4 million.
Aug. 1976 Converted the entity to Shibasaki Kigata Kogyo Limited.
Oct. 1980 Constructed the Yokohama Plant in Kawawacho, Midori-ku (as it was known at the time), Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa Prefecture and transferred the main office.
The Yokohama Plant commenced operation.
Apr. 1985 Constructed a plant in Hiraidemachi, Utsunomiya-shi, Tochigi Prefecture and commenced operation.
June. 1986 Expanded the main office and Yokohama Plant.
Mar. 1989 Constructed a plant in Hagamachi, Hagagun, Tochigi Prefecture and commenced operation.
Apr. 1990 Changed the company name to SIVAX INC.
Oct. 1993 Expanded the main office and Yokohama Plant.
Jan. 1998 Expanded the main office and Yokohama Plant.
Apr. 2000 Changed the name of the Yokohama Plant to Yokohama R&D Center.
Sep. Established SIVAX(THAILAND)LTD. in BANGKADI Industrial Park. Pathumthani, Thailand.
Apr. 2002 Changed the name of the Tochigi Plant to Tochigi R&D Center.
Apr. 2003 Expanded the main office and Yokohama R&D Center.
Oct. 2005 Constructed the Aichi R&D Center in Hanamotocho, Toyota-shi, Aichi Prefecture and commenced operation.
Aug. 2008 Expanded the Aichi R&D Center.
Apr. 2012 Established a wholly-owned subsidiary SIVAX DES-MO INC. in Kawawacho, Tsuzukiku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa Prefecture.
May. Established a wholly-owned subsidiary SIVAX SHANGHAI INC. in Shanghai, China.
Jun. 2013 Transferred SIVAX (THAILAND) LTD. to Nava Nakorn Industrial Estate in Pathumthani, Thailand Province and constructed. A new company building.
Feb. 2014 Established SIVAX NORTH AMERICA INC. in California, USA.
July. 2015 Established SIVAX SHANGHAI INC. Gungzhou Branch in Gungzhou, China.
Mar. 2017 Established SIVAX NORTH AMERICA INC. in Constructed the R&D Center, USA.