COMPANY

COMPANY OVERVIEW
/COMPANY HISTORY

Azumi Filter Paper Co., Ltd., for more than 100 years since 1919 engaged in high-performance filter paper/filter manufacturing, promotes the industry and contributes to the creation of a beautiful color environment. Here is for our company overview and footsteps from the foundation to today. Please read this by all means to understand our corporate policy and out history in order to earn the trust of you through the business.

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Title AZUMI FILTER PAPER CO., LTD.
Capital / Paid-in capital 45 million yen
Establishment February 1919
Administrators

President Satoru Azumi

Managing Director Osamu Nakazawa

Managing Director Yasuto Ishida

Managing Director Hiroshi Nakashima

Audit & Supervisory Board Fumio Hombe

Auditor Hiroko Azumi

Employees 190 people
The financial institution that has the transaction

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. Tenroku Branch

The Senshu Ikeda Bank, Ltd. Kamishinjo Branch

Kansai Mirai Bank, Ltd. Suita Branch

Japan Finance Corporation  

Production Equipment

Four (4) Paper machines

One (1) Resin dipping/coating machine

Two (2) Calendar (bonding) machines

One (1) Combination processing machine (impregnation, coating, lamination)

Four (4) Single cutter machines

Seven (7) Slitters

Seven (7) paper cutting machines (cutting, thomson, special die processing)

COMPANY HISTORY

1919

Azumi Paper Store founded

1931

Azumi Filter Paper Industries founded to start manufacturing and selling various filter papers

1933

Azumi Filter Paper Industries relocated to the present location of the Azumi Filter Paper Co., Ltd. Started production of filter paper by handmade.

1943

Constructed its R&D facility and the second factory

1952

Opened a sales office in Tokyo

1959

Organizational reform to Azumi Filter Paper Co., Ltd.

1963

Opened a sales office in Nagoya

1976

Opened a sales office in Sapporo

1988

Introduced No. F the paper machine and started operation

1995

Established Shanghai Azumi Filter Co., Ltd.

2001

In December, Shanghai Azumi Filter Co., Ltd. obtained ISO9001 certification.

2002

In March, Azumi Filter Paper Co., Ltd. Headquarters obtained ISO14001 certification.

2004

Established Shanghai Azumi Daido Filter Co., Ltd.

2006

In March, Azumi Filter Paper Co., Ltd. Headquarters acquired ISO9001 certification.

In June, Shanghai Azumi Daido Filter Co., Ltd. Obtained ISO9001 certification.

In July, Shanghai Azumi Daido Filter Co., Ltd. obtained ISO14001 certification.

In August, Shanghai Azumi Filter Co., Ltd. obtained ISO14001 certification.

2012

In April, established the Fukui Plant.

2014

In April, established the Gifu Plant.

2017

In December, resolved capital ties with Shanghai Azumi Daido Filter Co., Ltd.

2019

In February, celebrated its 100th anniversary.