YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1940
REVENUE: $117 million
• Onshore, Marine and Automotive coatings
• Decorative coatings
Takeshi Tanaka, president and chairman; Toitsu Nishigami, senior managing director, Tatsuo Nishi, managing director; Nobuyuki Goto, managing director.
Asahipen Corporation engages in the manufacture and sale of various paints and coatings, painting tools and wallpaper products in Japan. The company offers water-based, oil-based, anti-rust, spray, gloss varnish, wood, hobby craft and business paints. Asahipen Corporation markets its products through dealers, government agencies, and other outlets in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and southwestern Asia. The company was formerly known as Asahi Paint Company and changed its name to Asahipen Corporation in 1965. Asahipen Corporation was founded in 1940 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan. Asahipen Groups are organized into many paint-manufacturing subsidiaries including Asahipen Corporation, Daiho Tokyo Inc., Asahipen America Inc. and in the field of UV finishing it operates Trust Inc.