|Company Name||Otsuka Electronics Co., Ltd.|
|Capital||245 million yen|
|Headquarters||3-26-3, Shodai-Tajika, Hirakata-shi, Osaka, 573-1132, Japan|
(1) Developing, manufacturing, selling, repairing, and importing and exporting of scientific equipment, optical equipment, medical equipment, industrial measurement equipment, and related parts and accessories.
(2) Manufacturing, selling, and importing and exporting of reagents.
(3) Any other business incidental or relating to the businesses referred to in any of the foregoing items.
|Full Time Employees||194 (As of December 31, 2016)|
|Major Customers||Electric/accurate equipment related companies, chemical/food related companies, medical/pharmaceutical related companies, testing/research institutes and universities/government offices.|
Resona Bank, Ltd.
The Awa Bank, Ltd.
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Otsuka Electronics Korea Co., Ltd.
Otsuka Tech Electronics Co., Ltd.
Otsuka Electronics (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.
Chuo Electronic Measurement Co.,Ltd.
As of December 31, 2016
|1970||Established as “Union Giken Co., Ltd.”|
|1980||Joined the Otsuka Group; launched our first model of particle-size analyzer.|
|1982||Launched our first model of multi-channel photodetector, which has grown to become our present core product.|
|1985||Completed the present headquarters building and relocated to the new site.|
|1986||Changed company name to “Otsuka Electronics Co., Ltd.”; completed the first phase of construction at Shiga Plant; acquired GMP certification.|
|1987||Launched our first model of LCD evaluation system.|
|1990||Completed the second phase of construction at Shiga Plant.|
|1997||Acquired ISO 9001 certification for certain medical devices.
Opened Seoul branch office (predecessor of Otsuka Electronics Korea).
|1998||Acquired governmental approval of our medical device, IR spectrophotometer for 13CO2 breath test.|
|2003||Expanded ISO 9001 certification to all products.
Established subsidiaries “Otsuka Electronics Korea Co., Ltd.” (Korea) and “Otsuka Tech Electronics Co., Ltd.” (Taiwan).
|2004||Completed the third phase of construction at Shiga Plant.
Changed the applicable standard of medical devices from ISO9001 to ISO13485 and acquired certification thereof.
|2005||Completed the fourth phase of construction at Shiga Plant.|
|2007||Established a subsidiary in China, “Otsuka Electronics (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.”.|
|2010||Capital participation in Chuo Electronic Measurement Co.,Ltd.|
|2011||Accredited as a qualified calibration firm by JCSS. (Acquired ISO17025 certification)
Established a joint venture medical company in Xiamen, China
|2013||Accredited as a testing laboratory by JNLA.|
|2015|| Established Osaka headquarter (Osaka city) and sales offices (Tohoku, Tokai and Kyushu)
Changed corporate symbol
|2017||Withdrew ISO 9001 certification|