PRIVATE COMPANY; YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1940
REVENUE: $125 million
Onshore coatings; Marine coatings; Automotive coatings; Decorative coatings
Takeshi Tanaka, president; Tatsuo Nishi, managing director; Nobuyuki Goto, managing director; Kazuharu Yamamoto, director; Kogo Sawada, 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 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.