|1908||“Tanaka Galvanizing Works” founded
→ 1939 Renamed “Nichia Steel Co.,Ltd.”
|1911||“Aento Co., Ltd ” founded
→ 1953 Renamed “Nihon Teppan Co., Ltd.”
|1932||“Nippon Metal Industry Co.,Ltd. ” founded|
|1934||Industrialization of 18% chromium-8% nickel stainless steel achieved|
|1959||“Nisshin Steel Co., Ltd.” founded through merger of Nichia Steel Co.,Ltd.
and Nihon Teppan Co., Ltd.
|1960||Nippon Metal Industry’s Sagamihara Works built|
|1962||Nisshin installed and blew in its first blast-furnace at Kure Works to
start integrated steelmaking
|1963||Nisshin’s Ichikawa Works completed
Three plants of Nanyo, Tokuyama, and Tonda consolidated
and inaugurated as Shunan Plant (present Shunan Works)
|1965||“Gas Wiping (YG) Process”, our epoch-making development to
attain uniform coating weights introduced
|1966||Nisshin obtained business right from Kobe Steel, Ltd.
to operate the Sakai Works
|1969||Tandem Sendzimir mill started|
Nisshin invested in Acerinox, S.A.,
Spanish-Japanese stainless steel joint venture.
Relevant technical assistance started
|1972||Nippon Metal Industry’s Kinuura Works started operation|
|1985||Nisshin’s Amagasaki plant renamed Amagasaki Works to specialize
in stainless steel pipes & tubes
|1988||Wheeling-Nissin, Inc. in the U.S. started commercial production|
|1998||Ningbo Baoxin Stainless Steel Co., Ltd.
in China started commercial production
|1999||"ZAM®", highly corrosion resistant hot-dip coated steel sheet
launched on the market
|2000||Nisshin’s Toyo Works completed|
|2009||Nisshin’s F-Tech.Plaza established|
|2011||Baru Stainless SDN.BHD. started commercial production|
|2012||Nisshin Steel Holdings Co.,Ltd. established
through business integration of
Nisshin and Nippon Metal Industry
|2014||Nisshin Steel Holdings, Nisshin Steel and Nippon Metal Industry completed tripartite merger
to start business under new trade name of Nisshin Steel Co.,Ltd.
Nisshin Steel Stainless Steel Tubing Co., Ltd.
inaugurated through consolidation of Amagasaki Works
and Nippon Metal Tube Co.,Ltd.
|2016||Nisshin Steel A&C Co., Ltd. established, through merger of the Company’s coating and
building materials businesses including the Ichikawa Works and
the businesses of Nisshin A&C Co., Ltd.
|2017||Nisshin Steel became a member of Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Group|