Corporation was founded in Toyama City in December of 1928. The
aim of its founder, Kohki Imura, was to promote greater domestic
production of cutting tools. He held the strong belief that the
key to Japanese industrial growth was "Self -reliance in
the field of cutting tool manufacture."
Nachi first started
out with the mass-production of hacksaw blades and drills,
and quickly established an unparalleled reputation as a comprehensive
manufacturer of cutting tools.
To ensure a stable supply of
materials, Nachi-Fujikoshi commenced the production of high
quality special steel in 1938 and established an integrated
system that started with raw materials. The Company then
swiftly expanded into the production of Ball Bearings as well
In a wave of expansion, Nachi-Fujikoshi branched out
into the fields of Hydraulic Equipment and Robotics, making
truly comprehensive machine manufacturer with expertise
in all the key fields of the machine industry .
overseas production in the 1970s. Since then it has augmented
its overseas production network with offices in Australia,
the Americas, Europe and Asia.
Today the Nachi Group
has factories in 10 countries and is comprised of 46 companies,
6,000 people around the world. Nachi-Fujikoshi continues
to expand its business based on mutual trust with its