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History

1924
Company was founded as Kosuge Refinery by Sakujiro Kosuge at present location. Started selling powdered sulfur to the rubber industry which was still in its infancy.
Kosuge Refinery developed steadily, started selling rubber industrial materials.
1929
Company restarted as Kosuge Shokai.
1951
Company reorganized as Kosuge Shokai Co. Ltd.
1965
Started selling sythetic rubber materials, as Japanese car industry rapidly expanded.
Company's strength developed steadily.
Adopted computerized stock control system to facilitate customer servicing.
1975
Started selling synthetic resin to the rubber industry, then the chemical industry in general.
1978
Completed company's new building.
1987
Changed the name to Kosuge Co. Ltd.
Continued to grow and develop as special rubber and chemical trading company within Japan and with the rest of the world.
1998
Changed the name to Kosuge Corporation.
2005
Acquired ISO 9001:2000
2011
We were certified as a “Tokyo work life balance Recognition enterprise” of the 2010 fiscal year.
2014
Celebrated 90th Anniversary of trading and satisflyng customers.

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Kosuge Corporation

〒131-8585
2-33-2 Higashimukojima, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, Japan
TEL:03-3619-8811
FAX:03-3619-0055