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1914 | The founder Teizaburo Suzuki started manufacturing and selling of the straw looming machines.
1938 | Incorporated and Teizaburo Suzuki became the President.
1941 | Three companies merged and started Shizuoka Straw looming Mfg. Co., Ltd. with capital of 180,000yen.
1953 | Shigeo Suzuki became the President.
1957 | First grain dryer was introduced.
1958 | The name of company changed to Shizuoka Seiki Co., Ltd.
1964 | Designated as a model factory for the rationalization of venture enterprises by the Japanese government.
1965 | Incresed the capital to 72 million yen.
1968 | Opened Asaba plant. Increased the capital to 100 million yen.
1974 | First infrared oil heater was introduced.
1976 | First automatic moisture meter was introduced. The plant for Agricultural processing equipments opened.
1978 | The new head office was built.
1980 | Factory administrative office opened at Asaba plant site.
1981 | The office of electronics division opened.
1982 | Developed the world first electro chemical polishing machine.
1987 | First electro chemical polishing machine was introduced.
1991 | First rice & vegetable cooler was introduced.
1993 | First kitchen waste composter was introduced.
1994 | Shigeo Suzuki became the Chairman. Naojiro Suzuki became the President.
1995 | Opened a office in Dailien, China.
1997 | Increased the capital to 160 million yen. Awarded ISO9001certificate.
1998 | Opened a plant in Dailien, China.
1999 | Started the environmental equipment division.
2001 | Awarded ISO14001 certificate.
2003 | Merged with YAMANA HOLDING The capital :153,55million yen.
2007 | Established subsidiary, “Plan Eco Co., Ltd.” which operates a farmer’s market, “Toretate-Club” in Japan.
2010 | Established sales subsidiary, “Shizuoka Seiki Canada Inc.” in Canada.
2013 | Established subsidiary, “Shizuoka Hansung Co., Ltd.” in South Korea.
2017 | Established sales subsidiary, “Shizuoka Seiki(S.S.)Americas Inc.” in the US.
Closed sales subsidiary, “Shizuoka Seiki Canada Inc.” in Canada.