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Message from the President

Aiming to Become the Top Chassis System Manufacturer in the World

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Yuichi Fukuda
President&CEO

F.tech’s history has always been about taking on challenges and driving innovation. For over a half century, F.tech has been adapting to progression and evolution of the automobile to supply high-performance suspension system parts to automobile manufacturers. Major achievements have been made in automotive technology in recent years, including the development of electric vehicles(EV) and fuel cell vehicles(FCV), also with the progression on electronic IT-linked automobiles. In this environment, F.tech aims to become the No.1 "Global Chassis System manufacturer". F.tech aims to meet the needs of our clients throughout the world by actively engaging in "True globalization", "Reduction in both weight and environmental load", and "Chassis system development" using our core products and adding peripheral parts. 
In a move to become a company that creates new value by converging innovation with imagination and a spirit of challenge, F.tech will continue to contribute to the development of society through the pursuit of the unlimited possibilities of people and automibiles.

Corporate Philosophy

Mission Statement

From a global perspective, we strive to contribute to our society and to improve the quality of life  through manufacturing of highest quality products with ambition and sincerity.

Management Policies

  • ●Our company shall be based on harmony and sincerity of all employees.
  • ●Our company shall let theories come to terms with practices.
  • ●Our company shall maintain Youthfulness with ever producing new ideas.
  • ●Our company shall produce values with better quality products.
  • ●Our company shall pay respect to harmony with local communities.

Our Principle

  • Prompt actions
  • Close communication
  • Working with a strong sense of responsibility
  • Candid discussions
  • Clean and orderly working environment

Our Strengths

The four strengths of F.tech lie in our research and development, production engineering, global competitiveness, and power of associates, which enable us to provide high-quality, low-cost, undercarriage parts that meet the global needs of a rapidly changing automobile industry.

Research and Development

We are deploying a new production method of staying one step ahead of client needs through a unique system of global research and development.

Production Engineering

We have installed state-of-the-art equipment to establish a high-quality, high-efficiency production line. We respond to the diverse needs of clients with flexibility.

Global Competitiveness

We continue to expand our production locations throughout the world in order to establish a supply system on a global scale, so that we can challenge the world-wide market in a substantial speed.

Power of Associates

We are convinced that when the passion for monozukuri (or design and manufacturing) turns to focus also on future goal, we are sure that it brings about the gigantic driving force to move forward the business activities more strongly than any motivated power. We never give up, and always keep striving to reach ever-higher goal. F.tech's challenging spirit, maintained from its establishment which goes "Never give up, and keep challenging the ever-higher goal", is an evolving driving force to step forward in a new business field.

Corporate Overview

Company Name F-TECH INC.
Head Office 19, Showanuma, Shobucho, Kuki, Saitama 346-0194 JAPAN
Established July 1, 1947
Captal ¥5,615 million
President&Co-CEO Yuichi Fukuda
Sales Consolidated ¥197,941 million (Result for the business year ending in March 2017)
Employees Consolidated Total 6,632 persons (as of March 31, 2017)
Business activities Develop, design, manufacturing and sales for automotive parts, and related related dies, machinery and equipment
Main customer Honda Motor Co.,Ltd. Nissan Motor Co.,Ltd. Suzuki Motor Corp. General Motors Corp. Isuzu Motors Ltd.  Toyota Motor Corp. Daihatsu Motor Co.,Ltd. Mitsubishi Motor Co.,Ltd.

Company History

1947 Fukuda Seisakusho established in Soka, Saitama Prefecture, with the manufacturing of metal toys, etc. started
1955 Fukuda Seisakusho Inc. established
1959 Business with Honda Motor Co., Ltd. started
1964 Name of the company changed to Fukuda Press Kogyo Inc.
1967 Kameyama plant established in Kameyama, Mie Prefecture
1978 Head office and plant (current Kuki plant) moved from Soka, Saitama Prefecture to Shobu-machi, Minami Saitama-gun, Saitama Prefecture
1983 Fukuda Engineering Co.,Ltd. ,a subsidiary, established
1986 F&P MFG., INC.a subsidiary, established in Ontario, Canada
1988 Name of the company changed to F.tech inc.
1990 Haga R&D Center established in Haga-machi, Haga-gun, Tochigi Prefecture
1991 Kameyama plant No.2 established in Kameyama, Mie Prefecture
Business with Mitsubishi Motors Corp. started
1993 F&P AMERICA MFG., INC. a subsidiary, established in Ohio, USA
1994 Kyushu F.tech Inc., a subsidiary, established in Yamaga, Kumamoto Prefecture
F.TECH PHILIPPINES, MFG., INC. a subsidiary, established in Laguna, Philippines
1995 Business with Nissan Shatai Co., Ltd. started
1996 Over-the-counter stocks issued at the Japan Securities Dealers Association
1997 Business with Isuzu Motors Ltd. started
Dyna-MIG Mfg. of Stratford Inc. a subsidiary, established in Ontario, Canada
1998 ISO9002:1994 certification obtained
1999 Business with Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. started
ISO14001:1996 certification obtained
2000 Business with Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. started
F&P Georgia Mfg., Inc. a subsidiary, established in Georgia, USA
Company stocks listed on the 2nd section of Tokyo Stock Exchange
2001 Business with Suzuki Motor Corp. started
FEG DE QUERETARO S.A. DE C.V. a subsidiary, established in Queretaro State, Mexico
QS9000:1998 certification obtained
2002 F.Tech Zhonshan Inc. a subsidiary, established in Guangdong Province, China
2003 F.Tech North America Inc. a subsidiary, established in Ohio, USA
F.TECH R&D NORTH AMERICA INC.a subsidiary, established in Ohio, USA
2004 F.Tech Wuhan Inc., a subsidiary, established in Hubei, China
2005 ISO14001:2004 certification obtained
2006 F-TECH MFG. (THAILAND) LTD. a subsidiary, established in Ayutthaya, Thailand
The Company's section transferred from the 2nd Section to the 1st Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange
2007 ISO/TS16949:2002 certification obtained
Watanabe Plastics Mfg.Co.,Ltd. become a subsidiary of F.tech Inc.
Reterra Co.,Ltd. becomes a subsidiary of F.tech Inc.
2008 FUTIAN MOULD TECHNOLOGY(YANTAI)CO.,LTD.a subsidiary, established in Shandong, China
F.tech R&D Philippines Inc. a subsidiary, established in Laguna,Philippines
2009 Merger of Fukuda Engineering Co.,Ltd. and Watanabe Plastics Mfg.Co.,Ltd.
2010 F.Tech North America Inc. and F&P Georgia Mfg.,Inc. merged with F&P AMERICA MFG., INC.
Amalgamation of F&P MFG.,INC. and Dyna-Mig Mfg., of Stratford Inc.
Yantai Fuyan Trading Co.,Ltd., a subsidiary, established in Shandong, China
2011 F.tech R&D (Guangzhou) INC. established in Guangdong, China
2012 F&P MFG.DE MEXICO, S.A. DE C.V. a subsidiary, established in Guanajuato, Mexico
Futian Mold Technology (Yantai) Co.,Ltd. and Yantai Fuyan Trading Co.,Ltd. merged, and YANTAI FUYAN MOULD CO.,LTD. established in Shandong, China
Selected as a margin trading stock in the Tokyo Stock Exchange
2013 PT.F.TECH INDONESIA established in Karawang, Indonesia
Michigan/R&D NA Office established in Troy, Michigan, USA
ISO50001 certification obtained in Kameyama Plant
2014 Capital increase to 4.79 billion Japanese Yen
F.tech R&D North America Inc. European Branch established in Dusseldorf, Germany

Location

Japan

Japan

Name Location Telephone
Head Office 19, Showa-numa, Shobu-Cho, Kuki-City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan 346-0194 0480-85-5211
Kuki Plant 19, Showa-numa, Shobu-Cho, Kuki-City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan 346-0194 0480-85-5215
Haga Technical Center 196-2, Haga-dai, Haga-machi, Haga-gun, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan 321-3325 028-677-2785
Kameyama Plant 395-43, Sagiyama, Shiraki-cho, Kameyama-shi, Mie Prefecture, Japan 519-0169 0595-83-2111
Kameyama Wada Plant 1370-2, Wada-cho, Kameyama-shi, Mie Prefecture, Japan 519-0102 0595-82-3321
Equipment Center 5-3, Hanasaki Kazo-shi, Saitama Prefecture, Japan 347-0032 0480-65-6280

Subsidiaries

Name Location Telephone
Fukuda Engineering Co.,Ltd. 3206-3, Koguki, Kazo-City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan 347-0111 0480-70-1171
Kyushu F.tech Inc. 4455, Oaza Kubaru, Yamaga-shi, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan 861-0522 0968-44-5116
Reterra Inc. 2703, Ryokamisusuki, Ogano-machi, Chichibu-gun, Saitama Prefecture, Japan 368-0201 0494-79-1300

Overseas Location

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Overseas Subsidiaries

Name Location Telephone
F&P MFG.,INC. 1 Nolan Road, Tottenham, Ontario Canada  LOG 1WO 1-905-936-3435
F&P AMERICA MFG.,INC. 2101 Corporate Drive, Troy, Ohio, 45373, U.S.A. 1-937-339-0212
F.TECH PHILIPPINES, MFG.,INC. 118 North Science Avenue, Laguna Technopark Biñan, Laguna, Philippines 63-2845-4001
Dyna-Mig, A division of F&P Mfg.,Inc. 275 Wright Blvd, Stratford, Ontario, N5A 7Y1, Canada 1-519-272-2188
F&P Georgia,A division of F&P America Mfg.,Inc. 88 Enterprise Drive SE, Rome, Georgia, 30161, U.S.A 1-706-291-7550
F.E.G. DE QUERETARO S.A. DE C.V. Cerrada La Noria Parque 106 Industrial Queretaro Santa Rosa Jauregui, 76220 Mexico 52-442-229-5100
F-Tech Zhongshan Inc. NO.16 Torch road,Torch Industrial Development Zone,zhongshan City, Guangdong Province, China 86-760-8533-5336
F.TECH R&D NORTH AMERICA INC. 1191 Horizon West Court Troy, OH 45373, U.S.A. 1-937-339-2777
F-Tech WUHAN Inc. NO.19 GEXIN AVENUE,DONGXIHU DISTRICT,WUHAN, HUBEI PROVINCE OF CHINA 86-27-8306-8806
F-TECH MFG. (THAILAND) LTD. 99 Moo 3, Tambon Banchang, Amphur Uthai , AYUTTHAYA 13210 ThaiLand 66-3574-6700
F.tech R&D Philippines Inc. 123 North Science Avenue Laguna Technopark Biñan, Laguna, PHILIPPNES 63-2-584-4150
YANTAI FUYAN MOULD CO.,LTD. ROOM 501,BUILDING C,133-1 YINGCHUN STREET LAISHAN,YANTAI CHINA 86-0535-210-2278
F.tech R&D(Guangzhou)Inc. No.10 Lihong 1st Road,Science City, Guangzhou HI-Tech Industrial Development Zone,Guangzhou 86-020-8211-3255
F&P MFG. DE MEXICO, S.A. DE C.V. Calle Santiago 242 Centro Industrial de Guanajuato Irapuato、Mexico C.P.36835 52-462-166-1700
PT. F.TECH INDONESIA Jl.MALIGI Ⅷ LOT R-3,KAWASAN INDUSTRI KIIC DESA MARGAKAYA, KECAMATAN TELUKJAMBE BARAT KARAWANG 41361 JAWA BARAT INDONESIA 62-21-2925-9980
Michigan /R&D NA Office 1050 Wilshire Drive Suite 240 Troy ,Michigan 48084,USA 1-937-339-2777
F.tech Inc.Office UK Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX, United Kingdom -
F.tech R&D North America Inc.NC. European Branch Koenigsallee 92a, 40212 Duesseldorf Germany 49-211-54-03-96-90

Executives

Director & Auditor

Yuichi Fukuda President & CEO
Kenichi Ando Executive Vice President Operating Officer
(Chief SED Officer and Regional CEO,North America)
Hajime Fujitaki Director & Managing Officer
(Division Manager,Sales & Marketing Division and Regional CEO,Asia)
Noriyuki Miyaoka Director & Managing Officer
(Division Manager,Purchasing Division)
Shigeharu Tobita Director & Managing Officer
(General Manager,Corporate Planning Office)
Yoshinori Furusawa Director & Senior Operating Officer
(Division Manager,Research & Development Division)
Mitsuru Takeuchi Director & Senior Operating Officer
(Division Manager,Production Planning Division)
Hiroyuki Aoki Director & Senior Operating Officer
(Division Manager,Management Planning Division)
Kazuhiko Ogawa Director & Senior Operating Officer
(Division Manager,Engineering Division)
Naoko Tomono Director
Hiromi Wakabayashi Auditor
(Standing statutory auditor)
Masao Toyoda Auditor
(Standing statutory auditor)
Akira Tonishi Auditor
Shigeharu Nakamura Auditor

Operating Officer

Makoto Hasegawa Managing Officer
(President of F&P AMERICA MFG.,INC.)
Hayato Muranami Senior Operating Officer