Corporate Overview

KI HOLDINGS Profile

Trade Name

KI HOLDINGS CO., LTD.

Founded

April 1915

Established

September 1947

Capital

9,214 million yen

Stock Listing

The Second Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange

Representative

Takashi Kakegawa, President

Employees
Consolidated 2,087(as of end of March 2011)
Annual Sales
Consolidated 51,703 million yen
(as of end of March 2011)
Group
Major Clients:
Japan Railway Group Companies
The Other Railway Companies
Tokyo Metro Co.,Ltd.
Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Hitachi, Ltd.
The Kinki Sharyo Co.,Ltd.
Tokyu Car Corporation
Nippon Sharyo, Ltd.
Japan Airlines Corporation
All Nippon Airways Co.,Ltd.
Singapore Airlines, Ltd.
Continental Airlines, Inc.
Virgin Atlantic Airways, Ltd.
Ministry of Land,Infrastracture,Transport and Tourism
Municipal Governments
East Nippon Expressway Company Limited
Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited
West Nippon Expressway Company Limited
Metropolitan Expressway Company Limited
Hanshin Expressway Company Limited
Ministry of Defence
National Police Agency
Metropolitan Police Department
Municipal Police Departments
Japan International Cooperation Agency
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Universities and Colleges
TOTO Ltd.
Koito Manufacturing Co.,Ltd.
Group
Main Products:
Rail-Car Equipment, Aircraft Passenger Seats,
Lighting Equipment, Information Equipment
Traffic System Equipment,
Environmental Control System Equipment,
Sanitary Equipment
Head Office
100 Maeda-cho, Totsuka-ku,
Yokohama, Kanagawa
History:
In 1915 Genrokuro Koito founded KOITO GENROKURO SHOTEN in Kyobashi, Tokyo and started to supply fresnel lenses for railway signals.
In 1936 The Company was reorganized as KOITO MANUFACTURING CO.,LTD., who manufactured and sold lightings / electrical equipments for railway cars, vessels and airports, etc.
From 1945 to
around 1955
The Company successfully developed reclining seats for railway cars and airplanes, delivered night game lighting equipments for Korakuen stadium, started mass production of sealed beam lamps for automobiles, and expanded its business to area of traffic signal equipments.
In 1947 NAIGAI SHOJI CO.,LTD. was established. The trade name was changed to KOITO SHOJI CO.,LTD., and then to KOITO INDUSTRIES,LIMITED in 1957.
In 1967 The Company was divided its business into two separate companies; one is the Shizuoka division, which had primarily produced car lighting equipment, was succeeded to KOITO MANUFACTURING CO.,LTD., and the other is Yokohama division, which had mainly produced railway car equipments and lightings/electrical equipments, was succeeded to KOITO INDUSTRIES,LIMITED.
In 1988 The Company was listed on the Second Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange.
In 2011 The Company newly established KOITO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES, LTD., and the newly build company succeeded all the business excluding aviation seat business from the Company.
Concurrently, the Company changed its trade name to KI HOLDINGS., LTD.
Contact Us
International Operation Division
TEL:+81-45-826-6850
FAX:+81-45-826-6823

KI HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
Head Office / Factory
KOITO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES, LTD.
Head Office / Fuji-Nagaizumi Factory
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