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Introduction to our company

PROFILE

Company nameYAMASA CORPORATION
Head office address2-10-1 Araoicho, Choshi, Chiba, 288-0056, Japan
RepresentativePresident: Michio Hamaguchi
Business founded1645
IncorporatedNovember 1928
Number of employees810
Field of business1. Manufacture of soy sauce
2. Manufacture of various seasonings
3. Manufacture of pharmaceutical products
4. Others
Annual turnovers 51.0 billion yen (Year 2013)
51.2 billion yen (Year 2012)
50.0 billion yen (Year 2011)
51.1 billion yen (Year 2010)
Offices
Head office, R&D and factory : Choshi, Chiba
Tokyo office : Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Sales offices : Sapporo, Sendai, Niigata, Shizuoka, Nagoya, Kanazawa, Osaka, Hiroshima, Fukuoka
Affiliated companiesYAMASA CORPORATION U.S.A.
YAMASA NARITA, INC.
YAMASA ORM CORPORATION
SAN-J INTERNATIONAL, INC.
SANJIRUSHI CORPORATION
YAMASA(THAILAND)CO.,LTD

PHILOSOPHY

Yamasa aims to make valuable contributions to society.
For a company to survive and prosper, it has to be acknowledged as being worth existing in society. In other words, it has to have the unique ability to differentiate itself from other companies, and provide society with valuable convenience and benefit by optimizing this ability while conducting sound and fair business operations.

HOSTORY

1645Founded
1899Organized soy sauce laboratory
(the first soy sauce laboratory in Japan)
1928Incorporated
1957Established 5'-Nucleotide manufacturing technology using the enzymatic RNA degradation method
1970Obtained a govermental permit for manufacturing active pharmacentical ingredients
1986The start of diagnostic products using monoclonal antibody technologies.
1992Establishment of YAMASA CORPORATION U.S.A.
1994Completed the construction of U.S. factory in Oregon
2011Completion of the Narita Factory
(YAMASA NARITA, INC.)
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