History

1927
Apr.
Established Morimoto Iron Works Ltd., by ex-president Narajiro Morimoto
1931
Jan.
Started to produce spare parts.
1947
Apr.
Started to produce industrial sewing machines.
1958
Aug.
Established Morimoto Mfg. Co., Ltd. in Osaka, Japan.
1971
Sep.
Tsutomu Morimoto assumed a newly president.
1976
Mar.
Established Morimoto Mfg (Hongkong) Ltd.
1978
Mar.
Established Kansai Special USA Corp., in New Jersey, USA.
1985
May
Established Kansai Special (Europe) GmbH, Dusseldorf, Germany.
1998
Jul.
Reorganized Kansai Special Europe GmbH, Dusseldorf, Germany.
1999
Jul.
Reorganized Kansai Special American Machine Corporation, USA.
2000
Oct.
Established New Factory in Kyoto, Japan.
2000
Nov.
Established Morimoto Singapore Pte. Ltd., in Singapore.
2003
Feb.
Established KANSAI (SHANGAHI)INDUSTRIAL SEWING MACHINE CO., LTD. In China.
2005
May.
Established R&D Laboratory in Osaka, Japan.