Milestone of MK KASHIYAMA (Since 1946-)
May Makoto Kashiyama founded Kashiyama Shoten and started selling automobile parts
December 21, Kashiyama Press Kogyo Co., Ltd. (currently MK Kashiyama) established (capital 12 million yen), manufacturing and sales of automobile parts started
Started manufacturing brake shoes
Launched as a brake shoe assembly under the MK brand with the initials of Makoto Kashiyama
Started manufacturing disc brake pads
Started manufacturing disc brake rotors
Moved Tokyo office from Azusawa, Itabashi-ku to Nihonbashi Kayabacho
Brake shoe assembly is certified as an excellent automobile part by the Japan Auto Parts Association (JAPA)
January 17, the former president Makoto Kashiyama died
Takashi Kashiyama inaugurated as Representative Director
Completion of Shibamiya Factory (currently STAGE.2)
Achieved 8 million brake shoes and 600 thousand sets of brake pads
Disc brake pads are certified as excellent automobile parts by the Japan Auto Parts Association (JAPA)
Established Winmax Co., Ltd. Started manufacturing and sales of brakes for races and rallies
Company name changed to MK Kashiyama Co., Ltd.
Partnership with Automobile Industry Co., Ltd. (Malaysia) (Start manufacturing brakes in Malaysia)
Completion of Technical Research Institute and STAGE.3 factory in Otai Industrial Park
Company emblem trademark registration Taira 2-74062
Changed the company name of Automobile Industry Co., Ltd. (Malaysia) to MK Kashiyama (Malaysia) Co., Ltd.
Designated as a model factory for rationalization of small and medium enterprises by the Commissioner of the Small and Medium Enterprise Agency
Established MK PRIMA INDONESIA Co., Ltd. Started manufacturing and selling brakes in Indonesia
Obtained the Safety Standards (ABE) Standard of the German Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Established MK KASHIYAMA Singapore Co., Ltd. Started sales of automobile parts
Obtained ISO9001 certification
Moved sales department to Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku
Cancellation of alliance with MK Kashiyama (Malaysia) due to expiration of contract period
Obtained ECER90 (European standard)
Completed the operation center in Iwamurada, Saku City and relocated the general affairs department, and named Somu Department.
Moved the sales department to Saku City and Named CS.CENTER
Moved Somu Department to Otai Industrial Park
Increased capital to 80 million yen
Obtained ISO14001 certification in the technical department
Completed in-house development products of brake lining and started mass production in Indonesia
Started sales of environmentally friendly product “Eco Pad”
Moved sales department to Otai Industrial Park
Partnership with USA MAT, increased capital to 100 million yen
Merged Winmax Co., Ltd.
Started consignment production of disc brake pads at Danblock Brakes India , Delhi, India
Moved General Affairs Department to STAGE.1.
Takashi Kashiyama inaugurated as Chairman and Representative Director
Tsuyoshi Kashiyama inaugurated as President and Representative Director
Hiroyuki Kashiyama inaugurated as Executive Vice President
Started manufacturing brakes for industrial construction machinery
Moved General Affairs Department to STAGE.2.
MK KASHIYAMA THAILAND Co., Ltd. factory completed
Started manufacturing disc brake pads in Thailand
Resurrection of MK rotor. Sales started from December 21st
Selected by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry as “GAMBARU Small and Medium Enterprises 300 “
Special sales department opened in Osaka City.
MK KASHIYAMA THAILAND Co., Ltd. Factory closed
January Representative Director and Chairman Takashi Kashiyama retired
MK PRIMA Indonesian factory expansion
April Office opened in Moscow
MK Kashiyama Corp. Moscow sales office (Rep.)
April Took over the automobile repair products business of Tokai Material Co., Ltd.
Started manufacturing and sales under the FC Material brand
SUPPORT & CONTACT
Search or Inquiry of various product information