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Company Outline

Company Name Chikko Corporation
Address 12F SHIP Kobe Kaigan Bldg, Kaigan 3, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
Tel: +81-78-391-6671 FAX: +81-78-391-6674
Network(Offices and Warehouses)
Founded August 1924
Capital JPY 95 million
Affiliated Companies
  • NC Stolt Transportation Services Co., Ltd.
  • ST Marine Co., Ltd.
  • Chikko Shanghai Corporation
  • CHIKKO VIETNAM CO., LTD.
Main Activities
  • 1.Port shipping
  • 2.Warehouse storage
  • 3.Customs brokerage
  • 4.Freight forwarding
  • 5.Sea shipping agencies
  • 6.Repair, processing, sales, and lease of steel products
  • 7.Refinement, sales, and import/export of greases, waxes, petroleum, chemicals, heavy chemicals, and pesticides
  • 8.Sales and lease of packing materials
  • 9.Lease of tractor trailers
  • 10.Manufacture, processing, sales, and import/export of poisons and toxic substances
  • 11.Any business ancillary to the aforementioned points

History

History

1924
Founded as Kobe Chikko Group
1941
Name changed to Chikko Group Transport Corporation
Shanghai branch established and put in charge of Maruzen Petrochemical transport
1949
Shipping division re-established as Chikko Transport Corporation
Industrial division re-established as Chikko Industrial Corporation
Licensed to perform Kobe customs clearance
1951
Name changed to Chikko Kogyo Corporation after merger
Registered to handle and ship vehicles
1952
Licensed to perform clearance, Osaka Office opened
1953
Licensed to perform Osaka customs clearance
1956
Licensed for small passenger boats within Kobe Port
Offices opened in Tokyo, Yokohama, Wakamatsu, and Matsuyama
1957
Licensed to perform customs clearance in Yokohama, Nagoya, and Moji
1959
Licensed to ship general cargo and vehicles
1961
Licensed for warehouse storage
1962
Opened a Chiba branch office
Wadamisaki dangerous goods warehouse completed
1965
Licensed for Kobe Port Class 1 and Class 4 general port shipping
1966
Licensed for Kyohama Port Class 1 general port shipping
1967
Kawasaki branch office opened
1970
Ogura branch office opened
1974
Tsurumi Warehouse established
1975
Nagoya Warehouse established
1982
Karumo Warehouse established
1987
Company name changed to Chikko Corporation
Amagasaki Warehouse established
Tsurumi Warehouse was expanded and name was changed into Japanese (katakana) from a Chinese character
1990
Shinagawa branch office established, licensed to perform Tokyo customs clearance
1991
Sakai branch office established
Kyugochi, Nagoya Warehouse established
1993
Toyahama Warehouse established
1996
Chubu distribution center established
1997
ISO9002 certified
1998
Port Island Chemicals Center established
Headquarters moved

History

2000
Tsurumi Warehouse name changed to Yokohama Warehouse
2001
Tokyo and Shinagawa branch offices integrated and moved
ISO9001 certified
2002
Karumo Warehouse 2 established
Osaka and Sakai branch offices integrated and moved
2003
Yokohama Warehouse expanded and name changed to Yokohama Chemicals Center
ST Marine Co., Ltd. established
2005
Kyugochi, Nagoya Warehouse expanded
Class I cargo forwarding business (vehicles) added to overseas shipping
2006
Port Island Chemicals Center Warehouse for dangerous goods expanded
2007
Shimotsu branch offices name changed to Wakayama office
2008
Chikko Shanghai Corporation established
Port Island Chemicals Center established
2009
Toyahama Warehouse 3 established
LCL cargo service start to Shanghai
2010
Yokohama Warehouse 2 established
Received certification as an "Authorized Economic Operator" of the AEO system
LCL cargo service start to Hongkong
2012
Amagasaki Warehouse name changed to Osakanishi Warehouse
Yokohama Warehouse 2 expanded
LCL cargo service start to Singapore
LCL cargo service start to Busan
ISO14001 certified
Nagoya Chemicals Center established
2014
Karumo Warehouse Office established
2015
Nagoya Office was merged and relocated to Nagoya Chemicals Center
Nagoya Chemicals Center expanded
Yatsushiro Warehouse (Kumamoto) established
2016
Nagoya Chemicals Center expanded
Yatsushiro Warehouse expanded
Rebuild Port Island Chemicals Center Warehouse
2017
Sakurajima Office and Osaka Sakurajima futo Chemicals Center established
Kitakyushu Office moved
Osaka Office moved
CHIKKO VIETNAM CO., LTD. established
2018
Received certification as an "Authorized Warehouse Operator" of the AEO system
Ichihara Warehouse established

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