|Corporate Name||Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd.|
|Date of Establishment||May 1946|
|Capital||170 million yen|
| Kuniaki Fukui, Chairman
Toshikazu Fukui, President
|Core Business||Development, manufacturing, import, export and sales of veterinary pharmaceuticals, biologics and medical devices.|
|Number of Employees||660 (794 including employees of group companies)|
|Sales||34.1 billion yen (FY 2017)|
|Main Customers||Livestock farms and related groups, large and small animal clinics|
|Main Financing Banks||The Toho Bank, Ltd., Mizuho Bank, Ltd., The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. The Norinchukin Bank|
|Manufacturing Sites|| Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan
Kobayashi, Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan
|Subsidiaries|| Nippon Biologicals Inc.
ZENOAQ RESOURCE CO., LTD.
ABOUT USOrganization & History
|Tokyo||Tokyo Branch Office 3rd Floor Surugadai Building, 1-2-5 Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 101-0062, Japan
International Business Unit
Asia Business Unit
|Koriyama||Head Office 1-1 Tairanoue, Sasagawa, Asaka-machi, Koriyama,
Fukushima 963-0196, Japan
|Beijing||Beijing Representative Office 807, Building B, Lucky Tower, No.3 North Dongsanhuan Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China
Asia Business Unit
Appointment of Mr. Toshikazu Fukui as President.
|December 2017||Winner of the Fukushima Industry Award 2017.|
|November 2017||Completion of the construction of the new quality control center in Koriyama (Asaka), Japan.|
|November 2016||Winner of the Japan Quality Award 2016.|
Celebration of the 70th year anniversary of ZENOAQ.
Establishment of Vetoquinol-Zenoaq K.K., a joint venture with Vetoquinol SA.
|July 2015||Research and development collaboration with Nexvet.|
|January 2015||Winner of the Animal Pharm Award 2014 for Best Company in Asia/ Australasia.|
|July 2014||Completion of the construction of the state-of-the-art biological manufacturing plant (Third Manufacturing Plant) in Koriyama (Asaka), Japan.|
|July 2013||Completion of the construction of the new main administration building in Koriyama (Asaka), Japan.|
Establishment of the Tokyo Branch Office.
|March 2011||ZENOAQ'ｓ head office severely affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Beginning of road to recovery.
|April 2009||Business grouping with Nippon Biologicals Inc., a company that develops and imports avian vaccines.|
Appointment of Mr. Kuniaki Fukui, former President of Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd, as Chairman.
Appointment of Mr. Keiichi Takano to Mr. Fukui’s previous role as President.
|April, May, December 2008||Completion of the construction of new buildings of the Central Research Laboratory Animal Research Center in Koriyama (Asaka), Japan.|
|December 2007||Business tie-up with IDEXX Laboratories K.K..|
Establishment of the Beijing Representatine Office in China.
|February 2004||Business tie-up with Nippon Biologicals, Inc..|
|March 2003||Business tie-up with Zinpro Animal Nutrition Japan K.K..|
|June 2002||Commencement of import and sales of mineral salt blocks that are made in China.|
|August 2001||Announcement of the corporate brand, ZENOAQ.|
|April 2001||Integration of the head office and 6 marketing subsidiaries throughout Japan as Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Set up of sales system according to animal groups (Dairy Cattle, Beef Cattle, Swine, Avian and Companion Animal).
Set up of Tianjin Zenyaku Animal Health Co., Ltd. as a manufacturing plant in China.
|January 2001||Merging of Merial Nippon Zenyaku Limited with Merial Japan Limited.
Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo undertakes a portion of the equity.
|January 1999||Creation of the Avian Business Division.|
|May 1996||Celebration of the 50th year anniversary of Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo.|
Establishment of Rhone-Merieux Nippon Zenyaku Limited, a joint venture with Rhone Merieux (later changed to Merial Nippon Zenyaku Limited).
|October 1989||Establishment of the Clinical Research Farm in Ono, Japan.|
|May 1988||Appointment of Mr. Kuniaki Fukui as President.|
|November 1983||Establishment of Kobayashi manufacturing plant.|
|June 1982||Establishment of the Central Research Laboratory.|
|April 1976||Business tie-up with Fujisawa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd..|
Completion of the construction of the new manufacturing plant in Koriyama (Asaka), Japan.
|August 1972||Business tie-up with SmithKline and French Laboratories (SK&F).|
|April 1971||Establishment of the Kushiro manufacturing plant.|
|March 1962||Commencement of manufacturing of vial products.|
Establishment of a manufacturing plant for mineral salt blocks.
|December 1956||Establishment of an additional plant in Koriyama (Showa), Japan.|
|September 1955||Commencement of manufacturing of antibiotic formulations.|
|April 1953||Successful R&D of Neo Hexaron, a liver fluke parasiticide in Sadogashima.|
|May 1949||Company name changed to Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd.|
Commencement of the manufacturing veterinary pharmaceuticals, such as OSM and OSM Strong.
Establishment of Asahi Yakuhin Kogyo Co., Ltd with a capital of 180,000 yen.
Commencement of manufacturing in Koriyama (Miyata), Japan.