History

1978-1990

Nov. 1978
NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. founded in Sakaki town, Nagano prefecture.
Jan. 1979
Patented injection stretch blow molding machine, the base of the biaxial orientation stretch blow molding machine.
Dec. 1980
Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB COMPANY established in California (currently located in Smyrna, U.S.A.)
May 1987
Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB GmbH established in Dusseldorf, Germany.
Aug. 1987
NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. transferred its head office & factory to Komoro city, Nagano prefecture.

1991-2000

Apr. 1993
Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB PTE. LTD. established in Singapore.
May 1995
Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB CENTRO AMERICA, S.A. DE C.V. established in Mexico city, Mexico.
Jul. 1995
PF Series 1.5-step PET injection stretch blow molding machine, PM Series 2-step preform molding machine, and HS Series 2-step hot-fill bottle blow molding machine released.
Feb. 1997
Wholly-owned manufacturing subsidiary ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. established in Ambarnath, India.
Sep. 1999
ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. begins production of machine parts.

2001-2010

Jul. 2001
ASB-50MB 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine manufactured at ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. in India.
Dec. 2004
NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. went public on Japan Securities Dealers Association Quotation System (JASDAQ).
Apr. 2005
Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB FZE established in Dubai, UAE.
Aug. 2007
ASB-15N/10E, the world's first 1-step all electric injection stretch blow molding machine released.
Feb. 2009
PM Series 2-step high-speed preform molding machine released.
Mar. 2009
HSB Series 2-step hot-fill bottle blow molding machines released.
Jun. 2010
ASB-150DPW 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine for mass production released.

2011-

Sep. 2011
HSB-6M 2-step hot-fill jar blow molding machine released.
Sep. 2012
NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. listed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Nov. 2012
NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. delisted from Osaka Securities Exchange JASDAQ (Standard) as it went public on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Dec. 2012
ASB-12M 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine manufactured at ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. in India.
Jun. 2013
Second factory of ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. started the operation.
Sep. 2013
PF24-8B 1.5-step injection stretch blow molding machine for mass production released.
NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Sep. 2017
ASB-150DPX 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine for mass production released.
Sep. 2018
Chikumagawa Factory opened in Saku city, Nagano prefecture.
Third factory of ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. opened.
PF36/36-600 1.5-step injection stretch blow molding machine for mass production released.
Dec. 2018
Molding machines and Molds Commercialize equipped with new technology, Zero Cooling System.