History of Nissan Trading
Establishment - 1980s
Nissan Trading Co., Ltd., established as a wholly owned subsidiary of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., capitalized at ¥80 million. Head Office established at 7-16-15, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo.
Import section, General Parts Purchasing Department of Nissan Motor transferred to Nissan Trading. The Company begins import of automotive parts.
Overseas offices opened in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States, and Brussels, Belgium; information-gathering and market research begin.
Paid-in Capital raised to ¥200 million.
Head Office relocated to 7-15-5, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo.
Kyushu Office established.
Detroit Office incorporated, becoming Nissan Trading Corp., U.S.A. Nashville office established.
Nissan Trading acquires equity in Kyushu Tekko Center Co., Ltd.
Overseas office established in London, U.K.
London Office changed to London Branch; Brussels Office absorbed into London Branch.
Washington (Sunderland) Office established in the U.K.
Overseas office established in Bangkok, Thailand.
London Branch incorporated, becoming Nissan Trading UK Limited. Amsterdam Branch established.
Overseas office opened in Mexico City. Tochigi Office established.
Nitco Kyushu Logistics Co., Ltd., established to improve the Company's distribution activities to various local customers including Nissan Motor factories in Kyushu.
Head Office relocated to 3-13-16, Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
Nissan Trading UK Limited renamed Nissan Trading Europe Limited.
Nitco Siam Co., Ltd., established in Bangkok as a joint venture with Siam Nissan Automobile Co., Ltd., to expand trading within Thailand as well as throughout Southeast Asia.
Fuji Office established.
Paid-in capital increased to ¥320 million.
Head Office relocated to 2-6-32 Takashima, Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa
Guangzhou Nissan Trading Co., Ltd., established in the People's Republic of China.
Guangzhou Nissan Trading Co., Ltd., established Shanghai Office and Xiangfan Office.
Nissan Trading Europe Limited changed Sunderland Office branch to Head Office.
Guangzhou Nissan Trading Co., Ltd., establishes Huadu Office in PRC.
Mexico City Branch (currently Mexico Branch) moved to Aguascalientes and changed to Mexico Office.
Seoul Office established in Republic of Korea.
Merged with Renault Japon.
Seoul Office changed to Korea Branch.
Shanghai Office changed to Shanghai Branch.
Nissan Trading Corp., U.S.A.placed the headquarters functions in Nashville.Detroit headquarters changed to Detroit office.
Guangzhou Nissan Trading Co., Ltd., changed to Nissan Trading China Co., Ltd.
Xiangyang Office changed to Xiangyang Branch.
Head Office relocated to 6-1 Daikoku-cho, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama Kanagawa
Busan Office established in Republic of Korea.
Nissan Trading Corp. USA renamed Nissan Trading Corporation Americas.
PT.Nissan Trading Indonesia established in Indonesia. Nissan Trading India Private Ltd. Established in India.
Nissan Trading China Co., Ltd established Zhengzhou Branch.
Huadu Office changed to Huadu Branch.
Nissan Trading China Co., Ltd established Dalian Branch.
Head Office relocated to 91-1 Kawakami-cho, Totsuka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa
Established NISSAN TRADING DO BRASIL PRODUTOS AUTOMOTIVOS LTDA. in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Nissan Trading China Co., Ltd established Wuhan Branch.
Representative Office of Nissan Trading Co., Ltd. In St. Petersburg established in Russia.
Reassessed in each function of Nissan Trading (NITCO) group.
Korea Branch changed to Seoul Branch and Busan Office changed to Busan Branch
Nissan Trading Co.,Ltd 40th Anniversary of Foundation
Nissan Trading China Co., Ltd established Zhangjiagang Office.
Tochigi Sales Office relocated to 4-2-24 Higashishukugo, Utsunomiya-shi, Tochigi.