|1946||Form a private firm "Hanwa Shokai"|
|1947||Establish "HANWA CO., LTD."|
|1948||Open Tokyo Office (present Tokyo Head Quarter)|
|1949||Join "Japan Iron and Steel Federation"|
|1952||Open Nagoya Office (present Nagoya Branch)|
|1953||Start trading with People's Republic of China|
|1957||Establish Hanwa scholarship foundation|
|1959||Supply steel material for TOGU-GOSHO, Crown Prince's Palace|
|1960||First published NEN-RIN, company news leter|
|1961||Open "FUNABASHI warehouse (Tokyo)" (present Hanwa Logistics Tokyo Funabashi Factory)|
First head office and Hanwa's original Articles of Incorporation and the application of establishment and registration ; operations began with a workforce of eight
Hanwa supplied lightweight rails used at Kansai Electric Power's Kurobe Dam Project.
The newly constructed Hanwa head office building in Osaka in November 1951 stood at the same location of the present building.
|1963||Listed on the second section of the Osaka Stock Exchange|
|1964||Open Hong Kong Office (present Head Quarters of Hanwa Co., (Hong Kong) Ltd.)|
Open New York Office (present Head Quarters of Hanwa American Corp.)
Open Bombay Office (present Mumbai Office)
|1968||Open Seattle Office
(present Hanwa American Corp. Seattle Branch)
Establish Hanwa American Corporation
|1970||Listed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange|
Open Singapore Office (present Hanwa Singapore (Pte.) Ltd.)
Establish Hanwa Co., (Hong Kong) Ltd.
Listed on both the first section of Tokyo and Osaka Stock Exchange
Open Teheran Office in Iran
Open Bangkok Office (present Hanwa Thailand Co., Ltd.)
Completion of new premise of Tokyo Branch
Open Bogota Office in Columbia
Establish Hanwa Singapore (Pte.) Ltd.
Open Miri Office in Malaysia
Hanwa American Corp. open Los Angeles Branch
Open Jakarta Office
Chiyoda Co., Ltd. join Hanwa group
S.K.Engineering Co., Ltd. join Hanwa group
Open Beirut Office in Lebanon
Completion of Nagoya Steel Center (present Hanwa Logistics Nagoya Co., Ltd.)
Open Sandakan Office in Malaysia
Open London Office (present London Branch)
Open Kuwait Office
Open "Nankou Steel Center(Osaka)" (Present Hanwa Logistics Osaka Co., Ltd.)
Open Palembang Office in Indonesia
Open Dubai Office
Open Kuala Lumpur Office (present Hanwa (Malaysia) SDN. BHD.)
Hanwa American Corp. open Houston Branch
Establish Hanwa Thailand Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa Health Insurance Society
Launched company-wide online system
Establish Hanwa employee's pension fund
Open Riyadh Office in Saudi Arabia
Open Las Palmas Office
Open Taipei Office (present Head Quarters of Taiwan Hanwa Kogyo Co., Ltd.)
Start direct trading with People's Republic of China
|1980||Join Nippon Steel Corporation's "TOOKA-KAI", dealers' association|
Equipment to cut H-beams was added
Hanwa's stock price when the listing was moved to the first section in Tokyo Stock Exchange.
The completion of New Tokyo Branch Building
Open Kota Kinabalu Office in Malaysia
Open Jeddah Office in Saudi Arabia
|1983||Establish C.P.U. Corp.|
|1984||Open Beijin Office|
|1985||Open Shanghai Office (present Head Quarters of Hanwa Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.)|
|1987||Toryu Cement Corporation jointly established by Hanwa and Toryu Japan|
|1988||Establish "Keiyou Steel Center (Tokyo)" (present Hanwa Logistics Tokyo Co., Ltd.)|
Nishinihon Generator Mfg. Co., Ltd. join Hanwa group
Capital participation to Shenzhen NS Steel Center Co., Ltd.
|1991||Establish Hanwa (Malaysia) SDN. BHD.|
|1992||Establish Taiwan Hanwa Kogyo Co., Ltd.|
Join Nippon Steel Corporation's "TOOKA-KAI", dealers' association
Establish C.P.U. Corp.
Capelin caught in Canada boomed due to a sales increase in Japan and the impact of catch limits in Northern Europe
Establish Hanwa Logistics Center Co., Ltd.
Open Vancouver Office (present Hanwa Canada Corporation)
Capital participation to Dongguan Tetsuwa Metals Co., Ltd.
Open Tohoku Branch
Open Kyushu Branch
Establish Hanwa Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa (Korea) Co., Ltd.
Capital participation to Chang Fu Stainless Steel Center (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.
Open Tawau office in Malaysia
Hanwa Co., (Hong Kong) Ltd. open Guangzhou Branch (present Guangzhou Hanwa Trading Co., Ltd.)
Taiwan Hanwa Kogyo Co., Ltd. open Kaohsiung Office
Hanwa Co., (Hong Kong ) Ltd. open Dongguan Branch
Establish Halos Co., Ltd.
Capital participation to Furukawa UNIC (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa Alpha Business Co., Ltd.
Used internal funds to repurchase and retire 100 million shares of stock
Hanwa Logistic Center Co., Ltd. open Sendai warehouse (present Hanwa Logistics Tokyo Sendai Center)1999
Hanwa American Corp. open California Office (present Los Angeles Branch)
Capital participation to PCM Processing (Thailand) Ltd.
Used tender offer to purchase and retire 80 million shares of stock
Capital participation to Sohbi Kohgei (Phils.), Inc.
Santo Steel Co., Ltd. join Hanwa group
Hanwa Co., (Hong Kong) Ltd. open Zhongshan Office2001
ISO14001 certified (Tokyo & Osaka HQ, Nagoya Branch Office, Tohoku and Kyushu Branch Offices)
Launching own E-commerce,"hanwa-steel.com"
Open Qingdao Office
Establish Hanwa Canada Corporation
Open Fuzhou Office
Open Dalian Office
Establish Hanwa Eco Steel Corporation
Used Capital surplus to offset deficit and reduce capital
Rebuild Hanwa Logistics Center Co., Ltd. to Hanwa Logistics Tokyo Co., Ltd.,
Hanwa Logistics Osaka Co., Ltd. and Hanwa Logistics Nagoya Co., Ltd.
Open Chongqing Office
CHANG FU STAINLESS STEEL CENTER (SUZHOU) CO.,LTD.
50th anniversary celebration
(Tokyo & Osaka HQ, Nagoya Branch Office, Tohoku and Kyushu Branch Offices)
Establish Hanwa Steel Services Ltd.
Launching own E-commerce,"hanwa-lumber.com"
Hanwa Co., (Hong Kong) Ltd. establish Guangzhou Hanwa Trading Co., Ltd.
Establish P.T. Hanwa Indonesia
Establish Fas-Link Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa Steel Service (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Hanwa Trading (shanghai) Co., Ltd. open Wuhan Branch
Establish Wuhan Fubohe Auto Parts Co., Ltd.
Hanwa Steel Service certified ISO9001 ver. 2000
Open Wien Office (present Hanwa Europe B.V. Vienna Branch)
Open Ho Chi Minh Office
Participate Chrome business in South Africa
Start operation Hanwa Steel Service (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa Steel Service (Dongguan) Co., Ltd.
Open Mumbai Office (present Hanwa India Private Ltd.)
Open Hokkaido Branch
Hokkaido Branch ISO 14001 Certified
Establish Hanwa Alpha Denshi Co., Ltd.
Establish Seattle Shrimp & Seafood Company, Inc.
Establish Shanghai Huibishou Plastic Co., Ltd.
Open Dubai Office (present Hanwa Middle East FZE)
Establish Shobi Craft Poland Sp.zo.o
Hanwa Steel Service was created as a base for new business operations of the "New Hanwa"
Events included a factory tour and an anniversary party
The sewing plant in Wuhan Fuboha Auto Parts Co.,Ltd. (China)
Open Niigata Branch
Open Hiroshima Branch (present Chugoku Branch)
Niigata & Hiroshima Branches Certified ISO 14001
Open Damman Office in Saudi Arabia
Open Hanwa India Private Ltd. Mumbai Office, New Delhi Office
Establish Hanwa Europe B.V.
Capital participation to NS Saigon Coil Center Co., Ltd.
Establish PT.Hanwa Steel Service Indonesia
Open Hanoi Office
Establish Hanwa Middle East FZE
Open Johannesburg Office in South Africa
Hanwa Europe B.V. open Vienna Branch
Establish San Diego Vista Steel Service Corporation
Open Kitakanto Branch
Hanwa (Korea) Co., Ltd. open Busan Branch
Investment Nippon EGalv Steel Sdn. Bhd. in Malaysia
Tokyo Head Office moved
Open Okinawa Branch
Combaine Showa Metal Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Toyo Energy Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Dikoh Steel Co., Ltd.
Open Osaka-Nanko Branch
Hanwa India Private Ltd. open Chennai Office
Open Mito Branch, Atsugi Branch, Tohoku Branch Hachinohe Office
Acquired stock shares of Mie Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa Metals Co., Ltd.
Open Shizuoka Branch
Establish Hanwa (Qingdao) Co., Ltd.,Hanwa (Dalien) Co.,
Ltd.,Hanwa Vietnam Co., Ltd.
Hanwa Middle East FZE open Istanbul Liaison Office
Acquired stock shares of Subaru Steel Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
Open of Okayama Branch
Open Hanwa Logistics Kyushu
Osaka Head Office moved
Acquired stock shares of Hirouchi Atsuen Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Kaneki Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of SEIKI METAL INC Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa Foods Co., Ltd.
Open Hanwa Mexicana, S.A. DE C.V.
Open Hanwa Steel Service Mexicana, S.A. DE C.V.
Open Myanmar Office
Acquired stock shares of San Ei Metal Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Hokuriku Column Co., Ltd.
Establish Hanwa Chile Ltda
Establish Hanwa American Corp, Chicago Branch
Acquired stock shares of Maruhon Honma Suisan Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Matsuoka Steel Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Nikko Metal Co., Ltd.
Open Iwaki Branch
Investment in Singapore-based COSMOSTEEL
Tokyo Head Office moved
Open Fukuyama Branch
Acquired stock shares of Fukuyama Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Daiko Sangyo Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Daisun Co., Ltd.
Osaka Head Office moved
Acquired stock shares of Metaltech Co., Ltd.
Acquired additional stock shares of Nikko Metal Co., Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Seibu Service Co., Ltd. and Alpha Forme Co.,Ltd.
Additional investment in Samancor Chrome Holdings(Pty)Ltd.
Partial sale of land and buildings for Hanwa Logistics Tokyo Co.,Ltd.
Opened Wakayama Branch Office
Establishment of Hiyoshi Kozai Hanbai Co.,Ltd.
Acquired stock shares of Matsuyama Shizai Hanbai Co.,Ltd.
Restructuring support for STAINLESS PIPE KOGYO Co.,Ltd.
Investment in MM Metal Recycling B.V. in Netherlands
Established Hanwa Co., Ltd. Manila Representative Office
Additional investment in Pt.Indonesia Tsingshan Stainless Steel
Hanwa 60th anniversary displays at Shin-Osaka Station on the Shinkansen (bullet train) line and at the Yodoyabashi subway station in central Osaka
An event at the Hanwa head office in Osaka to celebrate the 60th anniversary