Company History

1938-1969    1970-1979    1980-1989    1990-1999    2000-

Nihon Radiator Manufacturing Co., Ltd. established.


Renamed Nihon Radiator Co., Ltd. 1952

1956 Kanto Seiki Co., Ltd. established.

1960 Headquarters and plant relocated to Omiya City, Saitama Pref.
Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange, 2nd section.
Oppama Plant established.


Atsugi Plant established. 1966

1968 Nihonmatsu Plant established. (currently CKF)
Sano Plant established.


Los Angeles Office established in U.S. 1972 1972 Yoshimi Plant established in Saitama Pref.

Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange, 1st section.


Gunma Plant established.

Calsonic Inc. (former Calsonic North America Inc. California plant) established.

Kyushu Plant established in Nakatsu City, Oita Pref.

1977 1977 Kyushu Plant established in Usa City, Oita Pref.

1978 Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange, 2nd section.
Calsonic Manufacturing Corporation (currently Calsonic Kansei North America Inc.) established. 1983

1984 Kantus Corporation established in Tennessee, U.S.A.

TI NIHON U.K (currently Calsonic Kansei UK Limited, Washington Plant )established.
Calsonic Harrison Co., Ltd. (currently Calsonic Kansei Utsunomiya Corporation) established.

1986 1986 Kodama Plant established in Kodama-gun, Saitama Pref.
Nihon Radiator Co., Ltd. renamed Calsonic Corporation.


Calsonic International U.K.Ltd. (currently Calsonic Kansei Europe plc.) established.


1990 Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange, 1st section.

Climatizadores Calsonix S.A.(currently Calsonic Kansei Spain, S.A.) established.
Daihan Calsonic Corporation established.

1991 1991 Kanto Seiki Co., Ltd. renamed Kansei Corporation.
Calsonic Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. (currently Calsonic Kansei Mexicana, S.A. de C.V.) established.


Calsonic Kansei Corporation established through merger of Calsonic Corporation and Kansei Corporation.


2001 Calsonic Kansei (Thailand) Co., Ltd. established.
Calsonic SII Compressors Sdn.Bhd (currently Calsonic Kansei (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.) established.
Calsonic Kansei (Wuxi) Corporation established.


2005 Capital increased through a third party allocation to Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. making Calsonic Kansei a consolidated subsidiary of Nissan Motor.
Calsonic Kansei China Holding Company established.
Calsonic Kansei Romania S.R.L. established.


2007 Calsonic Kansei Motherson Auto Products Limited established in India.
R&D Center, Headquarters movead in Saitama city.

2010 Atsugi Plant end of life

Calsonic Kansei (Xiang Yang) Corp. established.


2012 Calsonic Kansei do Brasil Industria e Comercio Ltda. established.
Calsonic Kansei RUS LLC.established.