Corporate History

1958 Ishizuka Electronics Corporation established with the capital of JPY 500,000 and starting manufacture of varistors in Edogawa ward, Tokyo, Japan
1960 Chiba Plant in Narashino-city in Chiba prefecture (Japan) newly constructed for the production of bulk-type NTC thermistors.
1964 Osaka sales office established.
Chiba Plant moved from Narashino-city to Chiba-city.
1988 Headquarter building construction in Tokyo completed. Move from Edogawa ward to Sumida ward.
1989 SEMITEC USA CORPORATION established in New York, U.S.A..
1990 Fully automated production line starting operations at building No. 10, Chiba Plant
1992 Production start of “FT Thermistors”, using thin film technology.
1994 Nagoya sales office established.
Chiba Plant ISO 9002 certified.
1995 SEMITEC (HONG KONG) CO.,LTD established in Hong Kong and P.R.C..
1996 Acquisition of “JIANGSU XINGSHUN ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD.” in Jiangsu, P.R.C..
1999 SEMITEC TAIWAN CORPORATION established in Taipei, Taiwan.
2000 “World Technology Centre” as the center of technological development in Chiba Plant established.
SEMITEC ELECTRONICS PHILIPPINES INC. established in Rosario, Osario, Republic of The Philippines.
SEMITEC KOREA CO., LTD. established in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
2001 SEMITEC KOREA CO., LTD. ISO 9001:2000 certified.
2002 TAIZHOU SEMITEC ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. established in Taizhou, P.R.C..
Chiba Plant ISO 14001 certified.
TAIZHOU SEMITEC ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. ISO 9001:2000 certified.
2003 SEMITEC TRADING(SHENZHEN)CO., LTD. established in Shenzhen, P.R.C..
Chiba Plant ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 9002 certified.
JIANGSU XINGSHUN ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD. ISO 9001:2000 certified.
2004 TAIZOU SEMITEC ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD.. and JANGSU XINGHUN ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD. ISO 14001 certified.
2005 Acquisition of “SEG CO.,LTD.” in Hong Kong.
SEMITEC ELECTRONICS PHILIPPINES INC. ISO 9001:2000 certified.
“SEMITEC ELECTRONICS (WEIHAI) CO.,LTD. established in Shandong, P.R.C..
SEMITEC ELECTRONICS PHILIPPINES INC. ISO 14001 certified.
2006 SEMITEC ELECTRONICS (WEIHAI) CO.,LTD. ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001 certified.
2007 SEMITEC INTERNATIONAL (SHANGHAI) CO.,LTD. established in Shanghai, P.R.C..
2008 SEMITEC ELECTRONICS SHAOGUAN CO., LTD. established in Shaoguan, P.R.C..
SEMITEC USA relocated from New York to Los Angeles.
2009 SEMITEC ELECTRONICS Shaoguan CO., LTD. ISO 9001:2008 certified.
2010 SEMITEC Corporation ISO 9001:2008 certified.
SEMITEC ELECTRONICS Shaoguan CO., LTD. ISO 14001 certified.
2011 Company name changed from “Ishizuka Electronics Corporation” to “SEMITEC Corporation”.
SEMITEC listed on JASDAQ (Osaka Securities Exchange).
SEMITEC SHENZHEN Corporation established.
SEMITEC PHILIPPINES CORPORATION (sales company) established.
SEMITEC ELECTRONICS PHILIPPINES INC. ISO 13485 certified.
THAI SEMITEC CO., LTD. established.
SEMITEC Europe GmbH established in Germany.
2012 SEMITEC PHILIPPINES CORPORATION completion of liquidation
2013 After the merger of Osaka Securities Exchange and Tokyo Stock Exchange listed on JASDAQ at Tokyo Stock Exchange.
2014 SEMITEC ELECTRONICS VIETNAM CO., LTD. established.
2016 S.E.G.CO.,LTD completion of liquidation
2017 SEMITEC Electronics (Weihai) Co., Ltd. Investment share transfer