Company

■History of Tokan Material Technology Co., Ltd.

1950 Ferro Enamels (Japan) Limited established, the first to introduce foreign capital to the postwar Japanese chemical industry.
1952 The headquarters starts operations. Production and sales of Porcelain Enamel Frit.
1955 Production and sales of Glaze Frit.
1957 Production and sales of Fritted Trace Element.
1962 Komaki plant starts operations.
1965 Tokyo Sales Office opened.
1966 Production and sales of Complex Inorganic Color Pigment.
1969 Sapporo Sales Office opened.
1972 Kyushu Plant starts operations.
1973 Production and sales of Gelcoat.
1978 Awaji Technical Service Center opened.
1980 Agricultural Research & Development Center opened.
1986 Research and Development (R&D) Center opened at the headquarters.
1989 Production and sales of Bulk Molding Compound (BMC) for artificial marble.
1996 Pigment production division at Kyushu Plant obtains ISO9002 certification.
1999 Production and sales of Artificial Marble Products.
2000 Pigment production division at Osaka Plant obtains ISO9002 certification.
2001 TOMATEC (Shanghai) Fine Chemical Co., Ltd. opened
Komaki Plant obtains the ISO9002 certification.
2002 Kyushu Plant obtains the ISO9001 certification.
2003 TOMATEC (Xiamen) Fine Material Co., Ltd. opened
Osaka Plant obtains the ISO9001 certification.
Komaki Plant obtains the ISO9001 certification.
Renamed to Tokan Material Technology Co., Ltd.
2004 Kyushu Plant obtains the ISO14001 certification.
2005 Headquarters and Osaka Plant, Komaki Plant, and Kyushu Plant obtain single global ISO14001 certification.
2006 TOMATEC America Inc. opened.
TOMATEC (Shanghai) Fine Chemical Co., Ltd. obtains ISO14001 certification.
2007 TOMATEC (Xiamen) Fine Material Co., Ltd. obtains ISO9001 certification.
2008

TOMATEC (Xiamen) Fine Material Co., Ltd. obtains ISO14001 certification.
Tokyo Sales Office obtains ISO14001 certification.

2010 Tokan Material Technology Co., Ltd. celebrated the 60th anniversary.
2011 TOMATEC (Shanghai) Fine Chemical Co., Ltd. celebrated the 10th anniversary.
2012 Kyushu Plant celebrated the 40th anniversary.
Komaki Plant celebrated the 50th anniversary.
PT TOMATEC INDONESIA opened.
2013 TOMATEC (Xiamen) Fine Material Co., Ltd. celebrated the 10th anniversary.