Our History

1950 -

1956

Yamaichi Electronics Mfg. Co., Ltd. founded in Shinagawa, Tokyo

Appointed Mr. Katsufumi Mori as President

Started production of vacuum tube sockets

1970 -

1979

Appointed Mr. Kazutaka Yamanaka as President

1980 -

1983

Established Higashi Nippon Yamaichi Electronics Co., Ltd.

1986

Opened Sakura Factory in Chiba, Japan

1988

Listed on the Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA)
Established High Enpla Co., Ltd.

1990 -

1991

Company name changed to Yamaichi Electronics Co, Ltd.

1992

Established Matty Co., Ltd.

1994

Established Yamaichi Electronics Shenzehn Ltd.

Acquired management right of Pricon Microelectronics, Inc. (The Philippines)

1995

Completed ISO9001 Certificate

1996

Established Yamaichi Electronics Taiwan Co., Ltd.

1998

Completed ISO14001 Certificate

2000 -

2000

Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange 2nd Section

2001

Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange 1st Section

2002

Acquired 100% shares in Koshin Kogaku Co., Ltd.

2003

Appointed Mr. Kazutaka Yamanaka as Chairman

Appointed Mr. Shinichiro Koga as President

2004

Merged Higashi Nippon Yamaichi Electronics Co., Ltd.

Set up R&D centeres in China, Germany, U.S.A. and Japan

2005

Acquired 100% shares in Advancel Co., Ltd.

Established Yamaichi Electronics Deutschland Manufacturing GmbH

2007

Acquired 100% shares in Test Solution Services, Inc.

2008

Appointed Mr. Shunji Orita as President

2010 -

2012

Abolished of PV solution business

2013

Dissolved Matty Co., Ltd.

Appointed Mr. Yoshitaka Ota as President

Sold EMS business of Pricon Microelectronics Ltd.

Head office relocated to Minamikamata, Ota-ku, Tokyo.

2014

Completed ISO/TS 16949 Certificate

Opened of Yamaichi Electronics Singapore Pte. Ltd. Taiwan Branch