The AISIN Group has promoted the spinoff of companies into a network of subsidiaries and affi liates centered on Aisin Seiki, which was established in 1965, to effectively leverage its advanced technological capabilities in the diversifying auto industry.
By optimizing each company into a specialized business domain, we have become acorporate group able to process diverse materials such as steel, aluminium and resin into products that cover virtually all elements of driving that include the operating, turning and stopping functions of automobiles.
To deliver a safer and more comfortable driving experience, the Aisin Group capitalizes on its strengths as a comprehensive auto parts manufacturer to offer our Aftermarket customers worldwide an extensive lineup of products for replacement, repair, and customization. Aisin Asia is the regional HQ for Aisin Aftermarket Business for Asia Pacific region. Our extensive sales network within the region enable us to provide timely support to our customers in this region.
Aisin Group’s growth and development is backed by its innovative products.
Aisin Group has relentlessly pursued the development of new value-added products and has maintained business success.
Tokai Koku Kogyo Co., Ltd. was established. (Subsequently, the company was renamed Tokai Hikoki Co., Ltd.)
Manufacture of aircraft engines.
Toshin Koku Co., Ltd. was established.
Tokai Koku Kogyo Co., Ltd. was renamed Aichi Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Toshin Koku Co., Ltd. was renamed Shinkawa Sangyo Co., Ltd.
Home-use sewing machines
Shinkawa Sangyo Co., Ltd. was renamed Shinkawa Kogyo Co., Ltd.
2-speed semi-automatic transmission
Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. was established.
Aichi Kogyo Co., Ltd. and its sister company, Shinkawa Kogyo Co., Ltd. were merged to become Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. following their decision to “sink their differences to achieve common goals” and to strengthen Aisin Seiki’s corporate structure and international competitiveness.
Wet friction Material
Fujioka Proving Ground was constructed.
Aisin Seiki was the first automotive components manufacturer to construct a comprehensive quality testing facility with a dedicated driving test course.
Aisin’s first overseas subsidiary was established.
Aisin expanded overseas including the establishment of Aisin USA in Los Angeles in anticipation of the growing export of automotive components and its successful transformation into a global company.
Aisin won the Deming Prize.
Automatic pole-and-line fishing machine for bonito and tuna
Aisin Vocational School was established.
Aisin established its vocational school to pass down the spirit and technical skills of monozukuri manufacturing to the younger generation and to develop and train them to become key production staff.
Aisin was the first Japanese company to win four prizes in the TQC and TPM categories.
Following the receipt of the PM Special Prize, Aisin became the first Japanese company to win four prizes, namely the Deming Prize, the Japan Quality Control Prize, the Plant Maintenance (PM) Prize, and the PM Special Prize.
Power tilt & telescopic steering column with computer
IMRA was established.
Aisin established its first overseas research company in France to develop its state-of-the-art technologies on a global basis.
Gas engine driven heat-pump air conditioner
Voice navigation system
Aisin obtained ISO9001 certification.
Aisin’s head office and its six technical development divisions and three overseas companies became ISO9001 certified.
Aisin obtained ISO14001 certification.
Anjo Plant was the first in the Aisin Group to obtain ISO14001 certification in the bedding industry.
Femtosecond fiber lasers for metrology and micro machining
Parking assist systems
Power sliding door system
Electric-assisted parking brake
RWD 8-speed automatic transmission
The AISIN WAY was developed.
Aisin’s guideline, The AISIN WAY, was developed and issued. It describes the way Aisin expects its employees to work and think and the value and code of conduct Aisin expects them to share and adhere to.
Electric water pump for engine cooling
Fuel cell cogeneration system for residential use
MT, brake, seat, and body product business domains were restructured.
Aisin carried out business restructuring within Toyota Group with the aim of strengthening its competitiveness through the consolidation of business functions and the optimal allocation of resources.
Aisin Seiki celebrated Aisin Group’s 50th anniversary.
To mark its 50th anniversary, Aisin Group introduced the new Group logo and the new Group song as well as refurbished its exhibition hall, Com-Center.
Virtual Company (VC) System was introduced.
Aisin introduced Virtual Company (VC) System as a new group collaboration system that combines each group company’s expertise and demonstrates comprehensive strengths along an axis of operations that transcends corporate boundaries.
RWD 10-speed automatic transmission
Management of Aisin AW Co., Ltd. and Aisin AI Co., Ltd. was integrated.
Company System was introduced.
To maximize sustainable business value in the entire Group, AISIN started switching to the Company System, which evolved from the Virtual Company System.
AISIN CORPORATION was established.
Management of Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. and Aisin AW Co., Ltd. was integrated. The merger was official April 1, 2021.
AISIN ASIA established 2 local sales companies
Aisin Asia Middle East & Africa DMCC in Dubai, and PT Aisin Asia Indonesia in Jakarta.