News - April 8, 2019
AMADA HOLDINGS, Japanese sheet metal processing machine builder, established a new Technical Center (TC) in Incheon City, Korea in October 2018. AMADA HOLDINGS incorporates the expansion of emerging markets into growth strategy in mid-term management plan, and has been steadily expanding sales and service network.
Proposing solutions with enhanced functions
AMADA KOREA, Amada group’s company for sales and service, established Incheon Technical Center in Korea and began operations in October 2018.
TC is newly constructed in an area where cutting-edge industries gather.
It integrates showrooms, previously separate at two locations, about twice as much space as conventional ratio. It also has seminar room and presentation room.
The new facilities will be installed, including automated fiber laser cutting machines.
Besides, a wide range of support for sheet metal machining will be offered, such as seminar which meet the issues of Korean market, and training how to operate machine and software for operator of client companies.
In South Korea, IT and electronics industries has continued to perform well, as investment in manufacturing and inspection equipment for semiconductors, liquid crystal and organic EL displays has increased.
AMADA KOREA has already relocated head office to the building next to TC.
The total floor area of TC is 1800 m2.
AMADA KOREA aims to increase sales in South Korea by approximately 1.6 times by fiscal 2021 compared to fiscal 2017 by establishing a sales and service collaboration system and strengthening support for enhancing customer competitiveness.
Source:SEISANZAI MARKETING Magazine December issue
This article was translated by “T-4OO”.
- July 18, 2018
Amada Fiber laser machine [ENSIS-3015AJ(9kW/6kW)] Amada released a high-output fiber laser machine. They prepared two types of output models: 9 kW and 6 kW. The oscillator "ENSIS 9000 (9kW)/6000 (6kW)" which manufactured by itself is...
- July 4, 2018
New products show off on the theme of evolution Amada Holdings (HD) held the Amada Innovation Fair (AIF) 2018 at the Solution Center located at the head office of Isehara City, Kanagawa Prefecture. Amada introduced the Internet of Thing...
- July 5, 2018
New products show off on the theme of evolution Amada Holdings (HD) held the Amada Innovation Fair (AIF) 2018 at the Solution Center located at the head office of Isehara City, Kanagawa Prefecture.Amada introduced the Internet of Things ...
- June 13, 2018
On April 27, 2018, Amada Holdings announced that they would invest about 15 billion yen in founding new factories and strengthening of sales structure in the United States. In the United States, their capital investment recovers especially ...
- December 17, 2018
Amada Holdings announced on August 21, 2018 that it received the Encouragement Award at the Third HR Technology Award. Outstanding efforts utilizing artificial intelligence in recruitment of human resources, education, and labor management...
- April 20, 2018
On March 9, 2018, Mazda and Toyota Motors announced the establishment of a joint venture, Mazda Toyota Manufacturing USA (MTMUS), in Alabama. MTMUS will manufacture Toyota’s Corolla models as well as all new Mazda models, for the North A...
- December 3, 2018
On August 30, 2018, Daihatsu announced that it would construct a new plant at the Kyoto Plant in Oyamazaki Town, Kyoto Prefecture. Approximately 35billion yen is invested. The total floor area is approximately 42,000 square meters. The n...
- January 25, 2019
On October 4, 2018 Honda announced that it would establish a new production line at the plant of affiliated corporation in India, where motorcycles have been manufactured and sold. The new production line will be set up at the fourth plant ...
- September 4, 2019
You can peek a part of Japanese FA companies' products, which will be showed off at EMO Hannover 2019. EMO Hannover 2019, the largest machine tool trade shows, will open its door soon. The EMO Hannover 2019 will be held for six...
- March 27, 2019
Toyota Motor North America (TMNA), Toyota Motor's affiliated corporation in North America, announced on March 15, 2019 that it would invest $750 million in five US vehicle and power train plants. TMNA intends to expand local production o...
- November 19, 2018
Automated production lines for watches started operation at a plant in Yamagata CASIO, a production subsidiary of Casio. Investments are not disclosed. Casio's long-selling digital watch "A159WA" will be manufactured on the line. The a...