Saturday, Jul 2, 2022


Success in mass production technology for ultra-high-purity 2-inch diamond wafer; expected to spur realization of quantum computing

Adamant Namiki Precision Jewel Co. Ltd. (Adachi-ku Tokyo; President and CEO Riyako Namiki) has succeeded in developing a mass production method for... Apr 18, 2022

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan


Nittai Kogyo: Bringing tile back in style

Nittai Kogyo’s Tokyo Showroom

We sat down with Mr. Masayuki Mizuno, president and CEO of Nittai Kogyo to discuss their work to increase the usage of tiles in the Japanese construction... Jan 19, 2022

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan


Japan’s leading drone manufacturer ACSL to market a new aerial drone

As the consortium leader of Japan’s Secure Reliable Drone (SRD) project, a government-launched initiative to strengthen the Japanese drone industry,... Oct 16, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

SuMi Trust

What structural and social changes has the COVID-19 pandemic serve to accelerate in Japan?

In this interview for The Worldfolio, Mr. Hiroyasu Sato, Chief Portfolio Manager of Japan Growth Opportunity at SuMi Trust, discusses the transformations... Oct 15, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

SuMi Trust

SuMi Trust: Understanding the changes in Japanese society and the opportunities they create

As a responsible institution investor, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management, Japan’s largest fiduciary, is identifying the changes occurring... Oct 15, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan


Sustainable Wood for inspired design

Wholly committed to developing products that draw out the charms and unique characteristics of wood, NODA corporation highly accredited wood fiberboard... Oct 07, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Yamaha Robotics

Satisfying the ever-evolving demands of the the semiconductor industry

As the only company operating in the “Three Big Worlds” of back-end semiconductor manufacturing, surface mount technology (SMT), and factory... Sep 14, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Tokyo Electron

Tokyo Electron: constantly evolving technology for semiconductor and FPD manufacturing

Tokyo Electron boasts a wide range of high-performing equipment for the production of cutting-edge semiconductor devices and flat panel displays, which... Sep 14, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

GSI Creos

GSI Creos announces full-scale entry into the Semiconductor Business in China

Full-scale entry into the Semiconductor Business in China (strengthening the sales organization between Japan, the U.S., and China). GSI Creos Corporation... Sep 04, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | China

Nippon Bearing

Linear motion technologies get the global economy moving

The increased use of automation technologies in production lines has caused greater demand for complex components, such as motion sensors, which are... Aug 11, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Embodying the think-outside-the-box approach to product development

Jun 14, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan


YAMAWA engineers the threading tools upon which all industries depend


YAMAWA delivers high-precision threading tools based on its long-cultivated manufacturing technologies.

Jun 11, 2021

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Power storage battery technology the key to a sustainable future

Hiroichi Yoshida
Chairman of ELIIY Power Co., Ltd.

We sat down with Mr. Hiroichi Yoshida, Chairman and founding member of power storage specialist ELIIY Power... Jun 28, 2022

Signalling the future of railways

Hitoshi Oga
President of Nisshin Electric Construction Co., Ltd.

Since their invention, railways have been a crucial means of transportation to any society... Jun 28, 2022

Professional tool solutions with a “Joyful Kiichi Holdings” approach

Kenichi Tanaka
President of Joyful Kiichi Holdings

With nearly 80 years’ experience as a comprehensive wholesaler, trader, and manufacturer... Jun 21, 2022

Sanyu Appraisal: A leading provider of property valuation

Takuya Domen
President of Sanyu Appraisal Corporation

Through a wide array of consulting services including valuation, cash flow analysis,... Jun 21, 2022

Nippon Steel Welding: Longstanding excellence in flux cored wires

Takayuki Taenaka
President of Nippon Steel Welding

We sat down with Mr. Takayuki Taenaka to discuss Nippon Steel Wire’s storied history... Jun 17, 2022

Japan’s conveyor belt and industrial transport robotics specialists

Minoru Hamaguchi

With the aid of the country’s first and only fully automated roller production line,... Jun 16, 2022

THine: The Smart Connectivity Specialist

Yoichiro Minami
President and COO of THine Electronics, Inc.

Since 1991, Japanese firm THine Electronics has been involved in the manufacturing and sales... Jun 16, 2022

Noritsu Koki: A diverse representation of monozukuri

Ryukichi Iwakiri
Representative Director and CEO of Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd.

For many firms, the Japanese manufacturing philosophy of monozukuri takes many... Jun 14, 2022

Hokuriku Electric: A provider of high-quality electronic components

Morio Tada
President of Hokuriku Electric Industry Co. Ltd.

With the rise and explosive popularity of electronic devices, it comes as no surprise to... Jun 13, 2022

NIX building the infrastructure of future societies

Tomoaki Ichimori
Ph.D. in Management Science, President & CEO of NiX Co., Ltd.

Infrastructure forms the core of any society and the stronger it is, the stronger a society... Jun 08, 2022

Takeuchi providing the foundation for the next generation construction

Kinji Takeuchi
President of Takeuchi Construction Inc.

Since 1993, Takeuchi Construction has undertaken approximately 1,600 projects (totalling... Jun 07, 2022

Growing assets for one of Japan's best managers

Koichi Tsuchida
President and CEO of Daiwa House Asset Management Co., Ltd.

The COVID pandemic has had many lasting effects across many industries, one of them being... Jun 07, 2022

A marriage of PCBs and textures

Hajime Tanazawa
President of Tanazawa Hakkosha Co., Ltd.

Tanazawa Hakkosha is a unique company, as it not only manufactures printed circuit boards... Jun 07, 2022

Key industrial lubricants for the metalworking industry

Shigeru Kobori
President of Nihon Kohsakuyu Co., Ltd.

 In order to reduce wear and tear of materials while also reducing binding and friction,... Jun 07, 2022

Geological surveys to meet the needs of society

Yasuhiro Tochimoto
President of Kawasaki Geological Engineering Co., Ltd

Kawasaki Geological Engineering specializes in geological surveys which are critical for... Jun 07, 2022

Providing tailored solutions to meet market needs

Takahiko Nagasu
President and Chief Executive Officer of Soda Nikka Co., Ltd.

Founded in 1947, Soda Nikka has grown into a trading house focused on meeting the wide-ranging... Jun 07, 2022

Fusing innovation with quality

Yuichi Murakami
President of Shikoku Welding Electrode Co., Ltd.

An object is only as strong as its weakest link, and for thousands of years humans have... Jun 07, 2022

460 years of improving production efficiency with monozukuri.

Tomohiko Okamoto
President of Nabeya Co., Ltd.

With a long history beginning as a cast metal company in 1560, Nabeya has managed to remain... Jun 07, 2022

FURUKAWA CO., LTD.: A key supplier of machinery and materials for supporting infrastructure and a rich way of life

Minoru Nakatogawa
President of FURUKAWA CO., LTD.

For over 100 years, Furukawa Co., Ltd has played a crucial role in Japanese various industrial... Jun 03, 2022

Civil Engineering solutions essential to society

Nobuhiro Arai
President of DN Holdings

We spoke to Mr. Nobuhiro Arai, president of DN Holdings about the ongoing partnership and... Jun 03, 2022

Unparalleled technology and human expertise to ensure safe and stable energy

Toshikazu Yaguchi
President of ATOX Co., Ltd.

Boasting over 60 years of experience, ATOX is a leading Japanese specialist in the maintenance,... Jun 03, 2022



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