Company Profile

Company Name MEISEI & COMPANY, LTD.
Headquarter 4-8-14 Nihonbashi Honcho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-0023, Japan
(Tokyo Tatemono Muromachi Bldg.No3 4F)
Tel: 03-5299-6211 (main office)
Fax: 03-3245-2554
Paid-in Capital 302 million yen (as of July 1, 2019)
Shareholders TCS Holdings Corporation (97.7%)
Other shareholders (2.3%)
Establishment May 5, 1934
President and Representative Director Takaharu Kawabe
Directors Director Mikihiko Tanaka
Director Toru Tanaka
Director Yohei Morishima
Director Tessai Ogata
Director Yoshiyuki Takayama
Corporate Auditor Tetsuo Okamoto
(As of February 1, 2021)
Correspondent Banks MUFG Bank, Ltd.(Kanda)
Mizuho Bank, Ltd.(Kudan)
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (Kanda)
Number of Employees 140 (as of April 1, 2019)

Organization Structure

Corporate History

  • 1934
    Started research and production of naphthol dyes, and established “MEISEI” as a sales organization in Osaka City.
  • 1940
    Opened Shanghai Branch to expand business territory to China, Asia and South America.
  • 1947
    Opened Tokyo Branch. Reorganized as “MEISEI & COMPANY, LTD.”
  • 1948
    Opened Nagoya Branch
  • 1966
    Opened Fukuyama Sales Office and Fuji Sales Office
  • 1970
    Opened Fukuoka Sales Office (currently “West Japan Sales Office”)
  • 1972
    Opened Hong Kong Branch
  • 1976
    Opened Singapore Branch
  • 1985
    Built a new distribution center in Higashi-Osaka City and consolidated the warehouses in Osaka City
  • 1987
    Opened Toyama Sales Office
  • 1989
    Opened the USA Branch
  • 1991
    Opened Malaysia Representative Office (currently “MEISEI HITECH (M) SDN BHD”) and Akita Sales Office
  • 1992
    Opened Shanghai Representative Office (currently “MEISEI (SHANGHAI) Co., Ltd.”)
  • 1994
    Increased capital to 80 million yen
  • 1996
    Opened Thailand Representative Office (currently “SIAM MEISEI CO., Ltd.”)
  • 2001
    Obtained ISO 9001 certification (Domestic Sales Section, Akita Sales Office, Toyama Sales Office, Advanced Materials Sales Dept.)
  • 2002
    Established MEISEI (SHANGHAI) Co., Ltd.
  • 2003
    ISO 14001 certification acquired (Tokyo Branch, Akita Sales Office).
  • 2004
    ISO 14001 certification obtained (Osaka Branch, Nagoya Branch) / Head office moved to Fushimi-cho, Chuo-ku, Osaka / Capital increased to 262 million yen
  • 2005
    Investment by Tokyo Computer Service Co., Ltd. / Acquired ISO9001 certification (Global Procurement and Sales Dept.)
  • 2009
    Obtained ISO 14001 certification (Toyama Sales Office) / Head office moved to Tokyo (Chuo-ku, Tokyo)
  • 2010
    Opened an Indian subsidiary, MEISEI Trading India (currently “MEISEI(INDIA) PRIVATE LIMITED”)
  • 2011
    Opened Taiwan Representative Office
  • 2019
    Increased capital to 302 million yen