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Toyo Seikan

Toyo Seikan Group Holdings, Ltd.
Type Public KK
Traded as TYO: 5901
OSE: 5901
Nikkei 225 Component
Industry Packaging
Founded June 1917 (1917-06)
Headquarters Osaki Forest Bldg., 2-18-1 Higashi-Gotanda, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-8627, Japan
Key people Shunji Kaneko, (CEO and President)

$ 7.747 billion (FY 2012)

(¥ 728.667 billion) (FY 2012)
Net income

$ 119 million (FY 2012)

(¥ 11.232 billion) (FY 2012)
Employees 18,009 (consolidated) (as of March 31, 2013)
Website Official website
Footnotes / references

Toyo Seikan Group Holdings, Ltd. (東洋製罐グループホールディングス株式会社 Tōyō Seikan Gurūpu Hōrudingusu Kabushiki-gaisha) (formerly known as Toyo Seikan Kaisha, Ltd.) is a Japan-based packaging container manufacturing company. Founded in 1933 by Tatsunosuke Takasaki, it is the largest container company in Japan and dominates the ASEAN market.[4]

As of March 2013, the company has 78 subsidiary and 9 affiliate companies, it is listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange and the Osaka Securities Exchange and is a constituent of the Nikkei 225 stock index.[5]

Business segments and products

  • Packaging business
    • Metal, plastic, glass and paper containers
    • Aerosol and general filling products
  • Steel-plate related business
    • Steel plates and related steel-plate-processed products
  • Machinery and equipment business
    • Container manufacturing equipment and filling & seaming equipment

The Group also engages in the manufacturing and sales of hard alloys, raw material products for agriculture, sales of petroleum products, non-life insurance agency business and real estate management.[6]


  1. ^ "Company Profile". Retrieved April 6, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Investor's Guide 2013". Retrieved April 6, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Company Profile".  
  4. ^ Euromonitor
  5. ^ "Components:Nikkei Stock Average".  
  6. ^ "Company Businesses". Retrieved April 6, 2014. 

External links

  • Official website (English)
  • Toyo Seikan Co. Ltd. (subsidiary) (English)
  • Toyo Glass (subsidiary) (English)
  • Crown Seal (subsidiary) (English)
  • Stolle Machinery Company, Inc. (subsidiary) (English)
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