Corporate Profile and History

Corporate Profile

Corporate Name

Japan Wolfram Co., Ltd.

Location

70-5 Kawaihoncho, Asahi-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa Prefecture 241-0803  map

Date of Establishment

July 2, 1974

Capital

10,000,000 yen

Annual Sales

890,000,000 yen (for the term ended Mar. 2014)

Tel/Fax

Tel: 045-954-0301 / Fax: 045-954-0350

E-mail

wolfram@j-wolfram.co.jp

Business Content

1. Sale of materials for cemented carbide and a wide range of sintered objects
2. Sale of machine tools

Financing Banks

Nakayama Branch of Sumitomo Mitsui Banking
Kibougaoka Branch of Yachiyo Bank
Tsurugamine Branch of Yokohama Shinkin Bank

Major Clients

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.,
JAPAN FOUNDATION ENGINEERING CO., LTD.,
Japan Pile Kiso Corporation,
Okutama Kogyo CO.,LTD.,
FUJI TECHNICA & MIYAZU INC.,
Toyotsu Machinery Corporation,
etc. (about 350 firms inside and outside Japan)

Major Supplier

CB CERATIZIT Luxembourg S.A.

 

History

1974

Established as Japan Woodword Corporation in Osaka City, and started selling cemented carbide made in Japan.

1990

Relocated to Machida City, Tokyo.
Renamed Japan Wolfram Co., Ltd. (Wolfram = Tungsten)

1991

Started business transactions with CB CARBIDE in Taiwan.

1993

Started the manufacturing of drill bits for urban development in our company.

1998

Relocated to Asahi-ku, Yokohama City.

1999

Started importing products from XIAMEN CB CARBIDE in Amoy City, China.

2011

CB CARBIDE established the joint venture CB CERATIZIT with CERATIZIT, and we started business transactions with this venture.

To the present