|Trade name||YKT (THAILAND) CO., LTD.|
Import and export of electronics equipment, machine tools,
measuring equipment, welding machines and industrial
MIZUHO Bank, Limited
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Hidehiro IMOTO, President
Takahiro YANAGI, Managing Director
Toshikazu WATANABE, Director (General Manager)
History of YKT Group
|1924.3||Keizo Yamamoto started business at a shop in Tsukiji, Tokyo.|
|1934.2||It was converted to a joint-stock corporation.|
The company was renamed Yamamoto Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Because imports were halted at the start of World War II,
a factory was established in Koganei for the production of
precise tools. Osaka and Nagoya Offices were established.
Yamamoto & Co., Ltd. spun off from Yamamoto Kogyo Co., Ltd.
was reestablished for import business on machine tools.
New head office with showroom was built at the present location.
The company was renamed Yamamoto & Co., Ltd.
Yamamoto & Co., Ltd. was reestablished.
Liaison Office in Germany was established.
|1988.10||Sendai Office was established.|
|1989.10||Nagano Office was established.|
|1996.10||Taiwan Office was established.|
|1997.4||The company was renamed YKT CORPORATION.|
|1997.10||Fukuoka Office was established.|
Listed shares for over-the-counter trading with
the Japan Securities Dealers Association.
YKT (Shanghai) International Trading Co., Ltd.
was established in Shanghai, China.
Acquired shares of Sun Instruments, Inc.
which became our subsidiary.
Merging with Yamamoto Group Co., Ltd.
YKT CORPORATION became the surviving company.
|2005.1||YKT EUROPE GmbH from Liaison Office in Germany was established.|
|2006.12||YKT (TAIWAN) CORPORATION in Taiwan was established.|
|2008.1||Nagoya and Osaka offices branched out.|
|2008.8||New Osaka branch with showroom built at the present location.|
|2015.10||YKT (Thailand) co., Ltd. was established in Bangkok, Thailand.|
|2018.7||Demonstration center was established.|
|2020.12||New headquarter building was established.|
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