Connecting with the world through manufacturing,
the evolution of technology is Fujikin's history.

1930

Founder Junji Kojima

May:"Kojima Shoten" was founded by KOJIMA Junji in Minato-ku, Osaka.

The late KOJIMA Junji enters the business of pipe materials, machine tools and wholesaling of metal parts, His main business consists of exporting to mainland China and meeting domestic demand. ※Photo of company founder and first president, KOJIMA Junji

1935

カープ印

January:Carp trademark products launch

A new engineering department is created to cater to surging demand for valve cocks. Mean while, the company acquires the plant at Shigino, Joto-ku in Osaka, and operations are launched. Products are sold under the Carp trademark.

Domestic valve technology is immature...
"We can only create it ourselves"

1948

January: Fujishima Koki Co., Ltd is established.

Fujishima Koki Co., Ltd, a corporate body, is established, to continue with the business. ※Fujishima Koki Co., Ltd continues to do business as the Osaka Plumbing Sanitary Trade Assoc. in the Ebie district of Fukushima-ku, Osaka. The company is a special agent of Fujikin and is specially contracted to pipe-equipment and materials makers.