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Corporate nameKOHJIN Life Sciences Co., Ltd.
Capital550,000,000 yen
Number of Employees 227(as of April 1,2018)
RepresentativeNobuhiro Shirasu, President and CEO
Business Locations

Headquarters(Corporate Division)14th Floor, Tokyo Takarazuka Bldg., 1-3 Yurakucho 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0006, Japan
TEL. +81-3-3539-1691(representation) / FAX. +81-3-3539-2896

Headquarters(Business Division)16th Floor, Toho Hibiya Bldg., 2-2 Yurakucho 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0006, Japan
TEL. +81-3-3539-1695 / FAX. +81-3-3539-2891

Saiki Factory1-6 Higashihama, Saiki-shi, Oita 876-8580, Japan
TEL. +81-972-22-1050 / FAX. +81-972-23-7266

Main Lines of Business(1)Manufacture, processing, and sale of yeast, food ingredients, feed, fertilizers,and related products
(2)Manufacture, processing, and sale of pharmaceuticals,
and other industrial chemicals
ShareholderMitsubishi Corporation Life Sciences Limited (100%)
AffiliateHoukoku Kogyo Co., Ltd. (subsidiary)
Saiki Factory certificationsISO 9001, FSSC22000, Kosher, Halal, etc.

History

19534Saiki Factory began operation as the dissolving pulp factory of Koukoku Jinken Pulp Co., Ltd.
19627Production of yeast and ribonucleic acid began,through fermentation of wood molasses derived from pulp wastewaters
Sales of KR Yeast as a general-purpose feed product launched
19684Production of glutathione (API) from yeast began
19691Company renamed KOHJIN Co., Ltd.
19761Production of Co-A clinical reagent from yeast began
19773Production of NAD clinical reagent from yeast began
19871 Production of AROMILD™ yeast extract began
19884Sales of HITHION™YH yeast extract launched
19976Sales of OPITAC™health-food product launched
20025Sales of AJIPULSE™BF natural flavoring launched
20045Sales of AJIPULSE™SS natural flavoring launched
20095Sales of AJIREX™ yeast extract with high peptides content launched
20105Sales of AJITOP™ yeast extract with natural glutamate content launched
20115 Sales of AJIPULSE™KF natural flavoring launched
201211KOHJIN Life Sciences Co., Ltd. established after the spinoff of the fermentation businesses of KOHJIN Co., Ltd.
KOHJINLife Sciences Co., Ltd. became a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation Life Sciences Limited
20135Sales of AJIREX™NH yeast extract launched