|Nov. 1978||NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. founded in Sakaki town, Nagano prefecture.
Tokyo office opened in Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo as center for domestic sales.
|Jan. 1979||Patented injection stretch blow molding machine, the base of the biaxial orientation stretch blow molding machine.|
|Dec. 1980||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB COMPANY established in California (currently located in Atlanta, U.S.A.)|
|Apr. 1983||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB LIMITED established in Peterborough, U.K.|
|Jan. 1987||Komoro factory completed in Komoro city, Nagano prefecture (current head office & factory).|
|May. 1987||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB GmbH established in Dusseldorf, Germany.|
|Aug. 1987||NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. transferred its head office & factory to Komoro city, Nagano prefecture.|
|Aug. 1989||NITTO KOGYO CO., LTD. acquired as a subsidiary.|
|May. 1990||NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. went public on the Tokyo over-the-counter stock-exchange.|
|Apr. 1993||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB PTE. LTD. established in Singapore.|
|May. 1995||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB CENTRO AMERICA, S.A. DE C.V. established in Mexico city, Mexico.
Wholly-owned sales subsidiary ASB PTE (THAILAND) CO., LTD. established in Bangkok, Thailand.
|Jul. 1995||PF Series 1.5-step PET injection stretch blow molding machine, PM Series 2-step preform molding machine, NB Series 2-step blow molding machine, and HS Series 2-step hot-fill bottle blow molding machine released.|
|Sep. 1995||R&D Laboratory opened in Ueda city, Nagano prefecture.|
|Oct. 1995||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB DO BRASIL COMERCIAL LTDA. established in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (current company name: NISSEI ASB SUDAMERICA LTDA.)|
|Feb. 1997||Wholly-owned manufacturing subsidiary ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. established near Mumbai, India.|
|Jul. 1998||Wholly-owned manufacturing subsidiary SHANGHAI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. established in Shanghai, China.|
|Feb. 1999||NISSEI ASB SOUTH AFRICA (Pty) LTD. established in Centurion, near Johannesburg, South Africa.|
|Apr. 1999||NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. earned ISO 9001 certification for quality assurance.|
|Sep. 1999||ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. begins production of machine parts.|
|Jul. 2001||ASB-50MB 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine manufactured at ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. in India.|
|Oct. 2004||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB MEDITERRANEA, S.L. established near Bilbao, Spain.|
|Dec. 2004||NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. went public on Japan Securities Dealers Association Quotation System (JASDAQ).|
|Apr. 2005||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary NISSEI ASB FZE established in Dubai, UAE.|
|Jul. 2006||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary PT. ASB INDONESIA established in Jakarta, Indonesia.|
|Aug. 2007||ASB-15N/10E, the world’s first 1-step all electric injection stretch blow molding machine?launched.|
|Feb. 2009||PM-70/65NII 2-step high-speed preform molding machine released.|
|Mar. 2009||HSB-6N and HSB-4N 2-step hot-fill bottle blow molding machines released.|
|Jun. 2010||ASB-150DPW, 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine for mass production released.|
|Sep. 2011||HSB-6M 2-step hot-fill jar blow molding machine released.|
|Jan. 2012||Wholly-owned sales subsidiary SHANGHAI ASB TRADE CO., LTD. established in Shanghai, China.|
|Sep. 2012||NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. listed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.|
|Nov. 2012||NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. delisted from Osaka Securities Exchange JASDAQ (Standard) as it went public on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.|
|Dec. 2012||ASB-12M 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine manufactured at ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. in India.|
|Jun. 2013||Second factory of ASB INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. started the operation.|
|Aug. 2013||Completion of liquidation of SHANGHAI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD.|
|Sep. 2013||PF24-8B, 1-step injection stretch blow molding machine for mass production released.
NISSEI ASB MACHINE CO., LTD. listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.