Headquarters (Minokamo, Gifu)

Corporate Information

NameTOWA MFG. Co., Ltd
EstablishedOctober 1, 1958 [Founded in 1948]
HeadquartersKawai 4-5-2, Minokamo, Gifu, Japan
Postal Code : 505-0041
TEL 0574-25-3828 FAX 0574-27-1021
Capital52,000,000 yen
ManagementHidehito Itazu - President & CEO
LocationsMain Factory & Hachiya Factory


1948Founded in Minokamo, Gifu
1958Established as TOWA MFG. Go., Ltd
Joined KYB Group
1972Received patent for panta jack
1984Received international patent for hydraulic testing equipment
2005Received Eco Action 21 certification (Ministry of the Environment)
2006Received patent for an aluminum cylinder
Built a factory dedicated to long cylinders
2008Built Hachiya Factory dedicated to plating long rods
Began providing overhaul services for cylinders
2017Nov. Departed from KYB Group
2019Began production of sensor cylinders
2020Joined Gifu Prefecture’s Healthy Management Initiative