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1921 Matoba Shokai Ltd. founded by the founder, Jinjiro Matoba
Production of celluloid bicycle frame pumps started
1926 Production system for frame pumps revised for exclusive export around the world
1937 Sales of steel balls started
1948 Company trademark registered as "MATEX"
1950 Company status upgraded to limited company
1955 Plastic injection molding machines installed
Production and sales of commercial precision parts and household goods made of nylon resin started
From then on till the present date, all kinds of heatable and malleable resins handled
1972 R&D into planetary gear module systems started. From then on, various industrial patents acquired
1973 Company renamed "MATEX Co., Ltd." Yao Plant opened
1976 Sales of planetary gear module systems started
1983 Tokyo Branch opened
1990 Matex built an additional reinforced two-story warehouse with fireproof cabinets for molds with a storage capacity of 1,000 molds in the site of Yao factory.
1997 Headquarters moved and centralized in Yao Plant
2001 80th anniversary of company's founding
2002 Matex Planetary Driveestablishment
2004 Philippines No.3 Plant completed
Precision Part Development Dept. initiated
2005 WUXI MATEX PRECISION CO., LTD. started in Jiangsu Province as No.2 overseas production base
Matex Co.,Ltd.
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Head Office 1-125 Mizukoshi Yao city, Osaka, 581-0856, Japan
Tokyo Branch Kiuchi BLDG 3F, 3-2-2, Iwamoto-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0032, Japan
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