Aiming to Become the Top Chassis System Manufacturer in the WorldF.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.
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.
- ●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.
- Prompt actions
- Close communication
- Working with a strong sense of responsibility
- Candid discussions
- Clean and orderly working environment
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.
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.
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.
|Company Name||F-TECH INC.|
|Head Office||19, Showanuma, Shobucho, Kuki, Saitama 346-0194 JAPAN|
|Established||July 1, 1947|
|Sales||Consolidated ¥196,343 million (Result for the business year ending in March 2016)|
|Employees||Consolidated Total 7,948 persons (as of March 31, 2016)|
|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.|
|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
|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|
|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|
|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|
Director & Auditor
|Yuichi Fukuda||President & CEO|
|Kenichi Ando||Executive Vice President Operating Officer
(Chief SED Officer and Regional CEO,North America)
|Masao Toyoda||Director & Senior Managing Officer|
|Hajime Fujitaki||Director & Managing Officer
(Division Manager,Sales & Marketing Division and Regional CEO,Asia)
|Noriyuki Miyaoka||Director & Managing Officer
(Division Manager,Purchasing Division)
|Akihide Fukuda||Executive Senior Advisor|
|Tsuguo Kimura||Director & Adviser|
|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)
(Standing statutory auditor)
(Standing statutory auditor)
|Makoto Hasegawa||Managing Officer
(President of F&P AMERICA MFG.,INC.)
|Shigeharu Tobita||Managing Officer
(General Manager,Corporate Planning Office)
|Hayato Muranami||Senior Operating Officer|