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Kanehiro Co., Ltd.

For inquiries or price estimates for our products: +81-78-975-8221

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Company overview and
historical milestones

Corporate fact sheet

Name: Kanehiro Co., Ltd.
Established: 1-Jun-70
Paid-in capital: 20,000,000 yen
Representative Hiroshi Hashimoto, president and representative director
Business description
  • 1) Design and manufacture of body parts for construction equipment and other parts for the assembly of industrial machinery
  • 2) Design and manufacture of industrial equipment and automated devices

■Body parts for construction equipment and other parts for the assembly of industrial machinery

Machined parts
Stamped parts, machined parts, forged parts, molded plastic parts, composite parts, steel frame construction, welded steel construction
Body parts
Decks, platforms, links, hood latches, cover locks, hinges (hoods, side covers), bushings (for buckets, arms, or booms)
Operating devices
Levers (throttle levers, operating levers), linked structure parts, pedals, push-pull cables, cable clips
Operator cabins
Hinges (doors, roofs), locks (handles, doors), brackets, linkages, Rods, rubber stoppers, levels
General-purpose parts
Control cables, hydraulic and pneumatic system parts, forged parts, grommets, on-board spare parts (tools, grease guns), Shims, PVC covers and jackets, spring valves, hydraulic hose reels, cable reels
Business locations
777-1 Ikawadani-cho Junna, Nishi-ku, Kobe-shi Hyogo 651-2124MAP
Tel: +81-78-975-8221 Fax: +81-78-976-8552
Headquarters plant
777-1 Ikawadani-cho Junna, Nishi-ku, Kobe-shi Hyogo 651-2124MAP
Tel: +81-78-975-8221 Fax: +81-78-976-8552
Headquarters Logistics Center
811-5 Ikawadani-cho Junna, Nishi-ku, Kobe-shi Hyogo 651-2124MAP
Tel: +81-78-939-2518 Fax: +81-78-939-2517
Akashi branch office
4-5 Sakura-machi, Akashi-shi, Hyogo 673-0885MAP
Tel: +81-78-911-8281 Fax: +81-78-913-0780
Hiroshima Sales Office
3rd floor, i Bldg., 2-4-11 Kairoen, Saeki-ku, Hiroshima 731-5135MAP
Tel: +81-82-943-2881 Fax: +81-82-943-2880
Kanehiro Machinery Company (Shanghai), Limited.
No.3 Building, No.9 Bao Rong Road, Song Jiang District, Shanghai, China MAP
Tel: +86-21-6774-7398 Fax: +86-21-6774-7368
Kanehiro (Shanghai) Trade Co., Ltd.
Room 6028, 333 Futexiyi Road, Free Trade Zone, Shanghai, China MAP
Hiroshima Plant (construction scheduled to begin in August 2017)
2-5-2 Itsukaichiko, Saeki-ku, Hiroshima 731-5135
No. of employees 130 (100 in Japan, 30 in China) as of August 2015
Net sales(million yen)
  Kanehiro Japan Kanehiro China
2009 2,900 620
2010 2,060 915
2011 2,634 1,093
2012 2,569 781
2013 2,233 824
2014 2,636
Banking services
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Akashi branch
  • Shoko Chukin Bank, Kobe branch
  • Japan Finance Corporation, Kobe branch, Small and Medium Enterprise Unit
  • The Minato Bank, Akashi branch
  • 114 Bank, Akashi branch
  • Chugoku Bank, Akashi branch
Patents and Utility Models 1 patent, 1 utility model

Historical milestones

1952 The late Tsunesaburo Hashimoto establishes Kanehiro Shoten in Akashi, Hyogo, as a retailer of carpenter tools and architectural fittings.
1965 Business expands to include machine tools.
1970 Company incorporates as Kanehiro Kizai K.K.
1974 Business expands to include industrial machinery.
1980 Business expands to include automated assembly equipment.
1982 Business expands to include body parts for construction equipment.
1991 Company name changed to Kanehiro Co., Ltd.
1992 Hiro Hashimoto succeeds Tsunesaburo Hashimoto as president.
1993 Headquarters building is rebuilt.
1997 Overseas procurement begins, with materials sourced from China, Taiwan, and Korea.
2003 The Moritomo Plant is built in Kobe, and a Manufacturing Division is established.
2004 The Hiroshima Sales Office is established.
2005 The Moritomo Plant is moved and expanded as the Manufacturing and Logistics Divisions are merged.
A manufacturing division is established in China: Kanehiro Machinery Company (Shanghai), Limited.
2006 A trading division is established in China: Kanehiro (Shanghai) Trade Company, Limited.
2008 The China plant is moved and expanded.
2009 A new headquarters plant is built in Kobe.
2011 The No. 2 Plant is built on a site adjacent to the headquarters plant.
2014 ISO 9001:2004 certification is acquired.
2015 Floor space at the headquarters No. 2 plant is expanded, and laser processing equipment is installed.
Planned acquisition of ISO 14001 certification.
2017 Scheduled completion of a new factory in the Itsukaichi Industrial Park in Hiroshima.

For inquiries or consultations on the design, development, and manufacture of parts for construction equipment, please contact:

  • Telephone:078-975-8221
  • Facsimile:078-976-8552

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