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Footsteps for 132 Years

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1885 Founder Chojiro Nitta established an enterprise of tanning in Osaka
1888 For the first time in Japan, succeeded the manufacture of leather belt for transmission
1906 In Hokkaido started the manufacture of tanning
1909 Established NITTA LEATHER BELTING CO.,Ltd. and NITTA
1918 Develpoed rubber belt and started sales of rubber belt
Started the manufacture of glue and gelatin
1945 Divided and established NITTA LEATHER BELTING CO.,Ltd., NITTA GELATINE CO.,Ltd and NITTA RUBBER INDUSTRIAL CO.,
1965 NITTA LEATHER BELTING CO.,Ltd. changed its name to NITTA BELTING CO.,Ltd.
1968 Nara Factory built in Yamatokoriyama City
Establised NITTA-MOORE CO.,Ltd. with Samuel Moore & Co. of America
1971 Established UNITTA COMPANY with Uniroyal Inc. (currently Gates Corporation) of America
1980 Established NITTA INTERNATIONAL INC. in USA
1982 NITTA BELTING CO.,Ltd. changed its name to NITTA CORPORATION
1983 Established RODEL NITTA COMPANY with Rodel Inc. of America
1988 Established TAIWAN NITTA FILTER Co.,Ltd. in Taiwan
Acquired 100% shares of NITTA-MOORE CO.,Ltd.
1989 NITTA-MOORE CO.,Ltd. established a joint company, KOREA NITTA MOORE CORPORATION, in Korea
Established NITTA INDUSTRIES OF AMERICA, INC. in USA
1990 Registered the stock in the over-the-counter market
1991 Established NITTA INDUSTRIES EUROPE GmbH in Germany

Acquired 100% shares of CONDEV HOLDING B.V. as a belt maker
(present NITTA CORPORATION OF HOLLAND HOLDING B.V.)
1992 NITTA MOORE CO.,Ltd. changed the organization to NITTA MOORE COMPANY
Introduction of CI and started the company reforming movement "NEW WAVE"
1993 NITTA INTERNATIONAL INC. and NITTA INDUSTRIES OF AMERICA,INC. were merged into NITTA CORPORATION OF AMERICA
1994 Established NITTA CORPORATION OF SINGAPORE PTE Ltd. in Singapore
1995 Listed on the second section of the Osaka Stock Exchange
1996 Listed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
1997 Designated as a stock of the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange and the Osaka Stock Exchange
1998 Head office built in Naniwa-ku, Osaka
2002 UNITTA Corporation Changed its name to GATES UNITTA ASIA COMPANY
2004 RODEL NITTA COMPANY Changed its name to NITTA HAAS INCORPORATED

NITTA MOORE COMPANY established two joint companies, NITTA MOORE TECHNOLOGY (CHANGZHOU) Co., Ltd. and CHANGZHOU NITTA MOORE ITOH METAL Co., Ltd. in China
2009 Merged and acquired NITTA MOORE COMPANY and SONAC Incorporated
2012 Established NITTA CORPORATION INDIA PVT.LTD. in India
Worked out a Long-term Management Plan(V2020)
Established NITTA MECHATRONICS(CHANGZHOU)CO.,LTD in China
Company Forest in Tokachi Hokkaido obtained "Offset Credit (J-VER)" certification of Ministry of the Environment
2013 Established NITTA BRAZIL in Brazil
2015 Established NITTA CORPOTATION (THAILAND) LIMITED in Thailand
2016 Acquired 100% shares of Connect Conveyor Belting Inc.
2017 Acquired 100% shares of NANIWA RUBBER CO.,LTD.

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