April 3, 2018
A new plant (photo) that Nissei Plastic Industrial has been constructing in the United States started operation in March, 2018. This is the third overseas production base following China and Thailand.
On March 14th, 2018, Nissei Plastic Industrial announced that it opened a new factory “Nissei Plastic Machinery America” which was a fully-owned new subsidiary in San Antonio, Texas. The new factory is built with a building area of 1,680 ㎡ in the site area of 36,500 ㎡. Assembly and warehouse area, exhibition rooms, technical centers, and offices were located. The facility will be used for machining and assembly of hybrid injection molding machines (mold clamping force 560 to 1,300 tons). Total investment is approximately 2 billion yen. The opening ceremony will be held in May.
Nissei Plastic Industrial’s management policy is “to produce and supply optimal models which meets the needs of each market.” They established production subsidiaries and plants in China in 2009 and Thailand in 2012.
The operation of a U.S. plant has created a production system in four regions worldwide. In the future, it intends to produce optimal models in optimal locations, procure parts and materials in global markets, and build supply chains.