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Nippon Talc Co., Ltd. was founded in 1934 as a specialized manufacturer of talc products. Since then, we have been focused on research and development with a unique manufacturing technology. We have grown over the years by making the most effective use of talc and creating continuously new products.
Nowadays, our talc products are widely used from day-to-day products to complex industrial applications.
Our motto, “Harmonious coexistence between humankind and natural resources”, is our strong desire to effectively utilize limited natural resources (TALC) and make a positive contribution to society thanks to our specific technology.
Nippon Talc Co., Ltd.
Masafumi Iori, President
|1934||Nippon Talc Co., Ltd. was founded. Seishichi Shikata was appointed the company’s first president.|
|1955||Tokyo Office was opened.|
|1966||Tomakomai Plant was constructed.|
|1969||Katsuta Plant was constructed.|
|1979||Talc mine development in Guangxi Province, China, as a Japan-China compensation trade project.|
|1982||Expanded the laboratory (in Osaka Plant). Enhanced quality management and R & D.|
|1987||Established a jet mill in Katsuta Plant.|
|1990||Established a roller mill in Tomakomai Plant.|
|1995||Established compression facilities in Katsuta Plant.|
|1996||Established classification facilities in Katsuta Plant.|
|1997||Established ultrafine-powder talc production facilities in Katsuta Plant.|
|1999||Established food additives production facilities in Katsuta Plant. Acquired a production license.|
|2002||Katsuta Plant acquired ISO9002 certification. New Osaka Plant was constructed.|
|2003||Head Office, Tokyo Office, Osaka Plant, and Katsuta Plant acquired ISO9001 certification.|
|2006||Established surface treatment facilities in Katsuta Plant.|
|2007||NANO ACE was put on sale.|
|2010||Established a joint venture in China. (DANDONG RITIAN NANO TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.)|
|2012||DANDONG RITIAN NANO TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD was changed from joint venture to subsidary 100% owened by NIPPON TALC CO., LTD.|
|2013||Established NANO ACE production facilities in Tomakomai Plant.|
|2014||Established a subsidiary in Thailand. (NIPPON TALC（THAILAND）CO.,LTD.) Tomakomai Plant acquired ISO9001 certification.|
|2015||Established a joint venture in Pakistan. (FAITH MINERALS (PVT.) LTD.)|
|2017||Nippon Talc (Thailand) Rayong Warehouse was constructed.|
|2018||Opening an European Representative Office in France.|
|2022||FAITH MINERALS (PVT.) LTD. was changed from joint venture to subsidary 100% owened by NIPPON TALC CO., LTD.|