4. Local Enterprises(manufacturing sector)
(1) Leading Companies (annual sales of over \20 billion)
Company
Head-office Location Main Manufactured Products Annual Sales
(\millions)
No. of Employee
(person)
MATSUSHITA‐KOTOBUKI ELECTRONICS INDUSTRIES,LTD.
DAIO PAPER CORPORATION
KATOKICHI CO.,LTD.
IMABARI SHIPBUILDING CO.,LTD.
OTSUKA PHARMACEUTICAL FACTORY,INC.
OKURA INDUSTRIAL CO.,LTD.
SHINKURUSHIMA DOCKYARD CO.,LTD.
TADANO LTD.
FUSO WATER INDUSTRIES CO.,LTD.
MARUSUMI PAPER MFG.
FUKUSUKE KOGYO CO.,LTD.
NIHON SHOKKEN CO.,LTD.
SHIKOKU COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO.,LTD.
MIURA CO.,LTD.
NICHIA CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES LTD.
NISSEN CHEMITEC CORPORATION
SHIKOKU CORPORATION
YAMAKI CO.,LTD.
MARUTOMO CO.,LTD.
NIHON KOGYO CO.,LTD.
SHIKOKU MILK PRODUCTS CO.,LTD.
HASHIHAMA SHIPBUILDING CO.,LTD.
ASAHI STEEL INDUSTRY CO.,LTD.
SHIKOKU KAKOKI CO.,LTD.
SHIKOKU INSTRUMENTATION CO.,LTD.
TEIKOKU SEIYAKU CO.,LTD.
AOI ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD.
Takamatsu, Kagawa Pref.

lyomishima, Ehime Pref.
Kanonii, Kagawa Pref.
Imabari, Ehime Pref.
Naruto, Tokushima Pref.
Marugame, Kagawa Pref.
Onishi, Ehime Pref.
Takamatsu, Kagawa Pref.
Takamatsu, Kagawa Pref.
Kawanoe, Ehime Pref.
lyomishima, Ehime Pref.
Imabari, Ehime Pref.
Takamatsu, Kagawa Pref.
Matsuyama, Ehime Pref.
Anan, Tokushima Pref.
Niihama, Ehime Pref.
Marugame, Kagawa Pref.
Iyo, Ehime Pref.
Iyo, Ehime Pref.
Takamatsu, Kagawa Pref.
Kawauchi, Ehime Pref.
Tadotsu, Kagawa Pref.
Takamatsu, Kagawa Pref.
Kitajima, Tokushima Pref.
Tadotsu, Kagawa Pref.
Ochi,Kagawa Pref.
Takamatsu, Kagawa Pref.
Electrical machinery, equipment and supplies
Paper
Frozen food
Ships
Pharmaceutical products
Synthetic resins
Ships
Hydraulic construction cranes
Chemical machinery and equipment
Paper
Synthetic resins
Seasonings
Soft drinks
Boilers
Fluorescent materials
Synthetic resins
Synthetic resins
Dried fish shavings
Dried fish shavings
Cement products
Dairy products
Ships
Wire netting
Filling and packaging machines
Integrated circuits
Pharmaceutical products
Integrated circuits
462,985

300,375
175,466
144,242
83,867
82,001
75,183
73,092
65,619
62,961
60,566
50,319
46,505
44,316
41,223
34,937
34,051
33,754
30,347
30,038
25,515
25,300
24,145
23,957
22,708
21,259
20,606
5,320

2,964
1,072
732
2,176
1,779
1,288
1,399
927
860
892
2,669
747
1,698
1,500
405
635
632
560
709
242
288
495
560
1,210
614
1,024
Note   Shikoku-based companies only.
Source  Teikoku databank,LTD.(2000)
(2) Japan’s Top Ranking Enterprises Located in Shikoku
Tokushima Prefecture
ASAHI ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
AWA PAPER MFG. CO., LTD.
AWA SPINDLE CO., LTD.
BANDO KIKO CO., LTD.
I.P. CO., LTD.
IRIS CO., LTD.
ITANO REFRIGERATED FOOD CO., LTD.
JUST SYSTEM CORPORATION
KAWANO MERICLONE CO., LTD.
KITATANI CO., LTD.
KOYO SEIKO CO., LTD. (Tokushima Plant)
KYOEI ZOKI CO., LTD.
MARUHA BUSSAN CO., LTD.
NICHIA CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES LTD.
NIHON FLUSH CO., LTD.
NIHON FUNEN CO., LTD.

OTSUKA PHARMACEUTICAL FACTORY, INC.
SANYO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. Soft Energy Company (Tokushima Plant)
SHIKOKU KAKOKI CO., LTD.
TOKO CO., LTD.
TOMITA PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.
UMAI CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
WORLD TEC CORPORATION
YAMAMOTO ENGINEERING WORKS CO., LTD.
Tokushima City
Tokushima City
Yamakawa Town
Tokushima City
Tokushima City
Waki Town
Naruto City
Tokushima City
Waki Town
Tokushima City
Aizumi Town
Matsushige Town
Matsushige Town
Anan City
Komatsushima City
Kawashima Town

Naruto City
Matsushige Town

Kitajima Town
Tokushima City
Naruto City
Naruto City
Hanoura Town
Komatsushima City
Amusement park facilities
Automotive filter papers
Spindle devices
Glass grinding machines
Large incubators
Women's underwear
Frozen squid
Japanese word processing software
Cymbidium plant
Stretched kidskin furniture components
Water pump bearings
Fish pumps
Processed lotus root product
Fluorescent materials, Luminous diode
Interior door units for apartment buildings
Insulated soundproof and fireproof doors, GRC exterior wall panels
Intravenous solutions
Nickel cadmium batteries

Machines for filling food packages
Women's socks
Sodium chloride for medical use
Magnesium sulfate
Integrated control system for shield-method construction
Hot press for plywood
Kagawa Prefecture
CECILE CO., LTD.
FUSHIMI PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.
FUTEC CORPORATION
ISHIMARU FOODS & NOODLES CORP.
IZUMI STEEL WORKS, LTD.
KADOYA SESAME MILLS INCORPORATED
KAMACHO SCALE CO., LTD.
KATOKICHI CO., LTD.
MAKITA CORPORATION
MARUZEN CO., LTD.
MASUDA CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.
MATSUURA SANGYO CO., LTD.
MITSUBISHI MATERIALS CORPORATION (Naoshima Smelter and Refinery)
MORI HATCHERY CO., LTD.
MORISHIGE CO., LTD.
NABEPROCESS CORPORATION
NANKAI PLYWOOD CO., LTD.
NIPPURA CO., LTD.
OKURA INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
OYAMADANSEN CORP.
OYANE RIKI MFG. CO., LTD.
SHIKOKU CORPORATION
SHIKOKU KAKO CO., LTD.
SHIPPO SEED CO., LTD.
SOATEC, Inc.

TADANO LTD.
TAMAMO TOGYO COOPERATIVE UNION
TEIKOKU SEIYAKU CO., LTD.
TOYO KOGYO CO., LTD.
TOYO TANSO CO., LTD. (0nohara Engineering & Development Center, and Takuma Plant)
TSUCHIYOSHI CORPORATION
UCHIDA SHIKO CO., LTD.
YOSHINOGAWA ELECTRIC WIRE & CABLE INC.
ZUZUYA CO., LTD.
Takamatsu City
Marugame City
Takamatsu City
Konan Town
Takamatsu City
Tonosho Town
Mure Town
Kanonji City
Takamatsu City
Mino Town
Takamatsu City
Zentsuji City
Naoshima Town

Onohara Town
Takamatsu City
Takamatsu City
Takamatsu City
Mure Town
Marugame City
Marugame City
Nio Town
Marugame City
Shirotori Town
Toyonaka Town
Takamatsu City

Takamatsu City
Ryounan Town
Ochi Town
Takamatsu City
Onohara Town, Takuma Town
Takamatsu City
Marugame City
Takamatsu City
Takamatsu City
Mail order marketing
Barium sulfate
Web inspection system for printed materials
Dried noodles
Fully pressurized type liquefied gas tank plant for gas carriers
Sesame oil
Truck weighing system
Marketing of frozen foods
Two stroke marine diesel engines of small bore range
Clothes boxes for kimono fabric
Chemical for expanding air bags
Polyethylene handles
Copper

Marketing of broiler chicks
High-quality lacquered furniture
Special gravure plate production machinery
Marketing of ceiling panels for Japanese style rooms
Acrylic panels
Polyethylene film
Handmade fan production kits
Fax form cutters
Carbon disulfide
Plastic film
Marketing of onion seeds
Factory automation machines for nuclear power
plants
Construction cranes and truck loader cranes
Masonry bricks
Poultices
Imitation logs made of concrete
Isotropic graphite

Marketing of foundry materials
Paper fans with plastic frames
Electric cables for robots
Wholesale of Buddhist altars and accessories
Ehime Prefecture
ACE TECHNO CO., LTD.
AITEC
ARAI SANGYO CO., LTD.
AWASHIMADO CO., LTD.
DAIKI CO., LTD.
DAIO PAPER CORPORATION
EHIME-KEN GROWERS CO-OPERATIVE
ASSOCIATION
EX CO., LTD.
FERRAZ SHAWMUT JAPAN INC.(NAGANAMA Plant)
FUJIWARA CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
FUKUSUKE KOGYO CO., LTD.
HARISON TOSHIBA LIGHTING CORPORATION
ISHII INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
ITOH CO., LTD.
IURA CO., LTD.
KAMIMURA TEKKO CO.
KANEKO CO., LTD.
KAWANOE ZOKI CO., LTD.
KEN MATSUURA RACING SERVICE CO., LTD.
KISHIMOTO CO., LTD.
MARUISHI PAPER MFG. CO., LTD
MARUSAN PAPER WORKS CO., LTD.
MATSUDA CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES, LTD.
MATSUSHITA-KOTOBUKI ELECTRONICS INDUSTRIES LTD.(Ipponmatsu Division)
MIURA CO., LTD.
MOCAM CO., LTD.
NIHON SHOKKEN CO., LTD.
SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD. (Ehime Works)
SUMITOMO EATON NOVA CORPORATION
SUMITOMO PHARMACEUTICALS CO., LTD.
(Ehime Bio Plant)
TAIWA CORPORATION
TEIJIN CHEMICALS LTD.
TEIJIN SEIKI CO., LTD.(Matsuyama Plant)
TOKIWA KOGYO CO., LTD.
TSUBAME, Inc.
YAMAKI CO., LTD.
YONEYAMA MACHINERY MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
YONKYU CO., LTD.
Niihama City
Ozu City
Honai Town
Honai Town
Matsuyama City
Iyomishima City
Matsuyama City

Matsuyama City
Nagahama Town
Toyo City
Iyomishima City
Imabari City
Matsuyama City
Kawanoe City
Shigenobu Town
Imabari City
Uwajima City
Kawanoe City
Hojo City
Matsuyama City
Kawanoe City
Matsuyama City
Hojo City
Ipponmatsu Town

Matsuyama City
Ozu City
Imabari City
Niihama City
Toyo City
Niihama City

Niihama City
Matsuyama City
Matsuyama City
Doi Town
Kawanoe City
Iyo City
Matsuyama City
Uwajima City
DC converters for automobiles
Toothbrushes for commercial use
Japanese traditional wooden food containers
Japanese sweets
FRP water purification tanks for homes
Tissue and toilet paper marketing
Orange juice

Jacks and connectors
Fuses for semiconductor protection
Interior fiber wall covering material
Plastic shopping bags, plastic food bags
Back light for liquid crystal, small car lamps
Sorting machines for citrus fruit
Colored crepe paper for artificial flowers
Sliding stretchers
Shopping arcade construction
Party poppers
Fully automatic random roll wrapping machines
Super high speed moving engine parts for motor sport
Dried horse mackerel
Calligraphy paper
Medical linseed oil paper
Yohimbine and preparations
Hard disk drives

Small-size industrial boilers
Hard disk drive parts
Sauces and powdered seasonings for the food industry
High-purity alumina
Ion implanters
Natural-type alpha interferon

General-purpose CAD CAM
Polycarbonate plastic for CDs
High-speed winders
Tea bags
Envelopes
Dried fish shavings
Agricultural monorail systems
Fish farming
Kochi Prefecture
ASANO CO., LTD.
DAISAN CO., LTD.
FUSOKASEI CO,. LTD.
GIKEN SEISAKUSHO CO., LTD.
HEIWA GENSHI CO., LTD.
JAPAN PAPER INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.(KOCHI Mill)
KANEMATSU ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
KOCHI SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD.
KOCHI TOYONAKA GIKEN CORPORATION
KOEI IRON WORKS CO., LTD.
MIROKU FIREARMS MFG. CO.
MIROKU KIKAI, LTD.
NAKAMURA-NOEN CO., LTD.
NIPPON KODOSHI CORPORATION
NITTETSU MINING CO., LTD.(TORIGATAYAMA Quarry Complex)
ODANI KOKUFUN CO., LTD.
SHIBUYA FOODS CO., LTD.
SKK CORPORATION
SYMTEC CO., LTD.
TAIYO CO., LTD.
TANAKA SEKKAI KOGYO CO., LTD.

TOYO DENKA KOGYO CO., LTD.
UJIDEN CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
YAMAMOTO PRECIOUS METAL CO., LTD.
(KOCHI Plant)
Tosayamada Town
Akaoka Town
Kochi City
Kochi City
Hidaka Village
Ino Town
Kochi City
Kochi City
Nankoku City
Kochi City
Nankoku City
Nankoku City
Kochi City
Haruno Town
Susaki City

Kochi City
Hidaka Village
Kochi City
Kochi City
Kochi City
Kochi City

Kochi City
Kochi City
Kagami Town

Processed ginger products
Sanitary paper cotton
Pocket tissue packaging material
Low-noise pile driving and extracting machine
Paper balloons
Cigarette filter paper
Tank truck for collecting night soil
Software for the sight impaired
Gas flux sensor used in semiconductor manufacturing
Grab buckets
Sporting firearms
Deep hole drilling machines
Lily bulbs for cut flowers
Electrolytic capacitor paper
Limestone

Tea bags for barley tea
Fried sweet potato
Floating cranes and grab dredges
Miniature concrete pump for construction
Tillage tines
Serpentine used as secondary material in steel manufacturing
Special alloy
Artificial abrasives
Precious metal alloy for dentistry

Note   As of Mar. 2000
Source Shikoku Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry