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    History

    1941
    • Establishment as USUI Seikin Kiki Kenkyusho with ¥180,000 capital
    1945
    • Renamed USUI KOKUSAI SANGYO KAISHA, LTD. currently using
    1949
    • Expanded the business to auto industry based on newly developed production method successfully for diesel fuel injection tube.
      Applied the utility model right of the method in 1950. The said right becomes company's 1st industrial property applied and owned.
    1952
    • Start production of tubing for brake
    1957
    • Start production of push rod made of steel tube and bushing type plain bearings made of lined steel sheet being rolled
    1960
    • Establishment and operations start of Double Walled Steel Tubing production plant
    1963
    • Started production of Plastic Cooling Fan
    1965
    • Technical cooperation with Schwitzer Corporation of U.S.A. concerning Fan Drive®
    1966
    • Operations started at Hiroshima Satellite Plant
    • Operations Izu-Nagaoka Plant for mass production of Fan Drive®
    1967
    • Operations started at Funabara Plant
    1968
    • Operations started at Nagasawa Plant
    • Development of Single Walled Steel Tubing was succeeded and the start of tube production
    1969
    • Operations started at Toi Plant
    1971
    • Operations started at Heda Plant and Nirayama Plant
    1973
    • Operations started at Ohito Plant, Higashi-Fuji plant, Toi-Kikai Plant, and Shibakawa Plant
    1974
    • Operations started at Nambu Plant (solely for wire condensers production) and Ema Plant
    1987
    1990
    • Established R&D Center for plastic fans in USUI International Corporation (referred to as UIC)
    1991
    • Operations started at Virginia Plant of UIC
    1994
    • Operations started at Ohio Plant of UIC
    1998
    • Mass production started of fuel injection tubes for common rail type diesel engine fuel rail
    2000
    2002
    • Operations started at Mississippi Plant of UIC
    2003
    • Establishment of USUI International France S.A.S. in France
    • Establishment of USUI International Germany GmbH in Germany
    2004
    2005
    • Operations started at Kyowa No.2 Plant for Koatsukan Production Dept.
    • Establishment of USUI Automotive Part(Foshan) Co., Ltd. in Foshan, China
    • Establishment of Shanghai USUI Engine Parts Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China
    2006
    • Operations start at Gotemba Plant
    2007
    • Establishment of USUI International Korea Co., Ltd. in Seoul, Korea
    • Operations start at Shanghai USUI Engine Parts Co., Ltd. (Xinzhuang)
    2009
    • Operations start at Gotemba No.2 Plant
    2010
    • Establishment of USUI International Automotive Parts India Private Limited in India
    2012
    • Establishment of PT.USUI INTERNATIONAL INDONESIA in Indonesia
    • Establishment of Usui International Manufacturing Mexico, S.A. de C.V. in Mexico
    2013
    • Establishment of USUI PIPE SYSTEM (HEFEI) CO., LTD. in Hefei, China
    • Establishment of USUI SUSIRA International Private Limited in India
    2014
    • Establishment of JIAXING USUI TSURUMI PRECISION TUBE INDUSTRY Co.,Ltd in Jiaxing, China
    2016
    • Establishment of USUI INTERNATIONAL PHILIPPINES CORPRATION in Philippines
    2020
    • Completion of new head office building