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Company name Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics Corporation
Address Shiodome Sumitomo-Bldg.25F,1-9-2,Higashi-shinbashi, Minato Ward,Tokyo 105-0021,Japan
Contact Telephone: +81-3-6274-9000   FAX: +81-3-6274-9080
Establishement March 1994
Capital 26.74million US$
Net Sales 836million US$ (FY 2016)
Consolidated Net Sales 1,855million US$ (FY 2016)
Employees 287 (As of March 31, 2017)
Investment ratio Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company,Inc.(Shares Held: 50%)
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation(Shares Held:50%)


1994 March Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics Corporation is established.
1995 May Wholly owned subsidiary MEP Hong Kong Limited is established.
1996 May Thai Polycarbonate Co., Ltd. (TPCC), a joint venture with Mitsubishi Gas Chemical, Mitsubishi Chemical and TOA Chemical Industries, is established. (Shares held by Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics: 60%)(1998 Apr.:Production commences.)
June Wholly owned subsidiary MEP Singapore Pte Ltd is established.
1997 October Wholly owned subsidiary MEP Technical Center Asia Ltd. a technical service firm for the Southeast Asian market, is established in Thailand.
November ISO 9001 and QS-9000 quality management system certification is obtained for polycarbonate molding compounds.
1998 April Wholly owned subsidiary MEP America, Inc., is established. Production commences at TPCC.
Start production of Polycarbonate resin by TPCC.
2000 March MEP Hong Kong Limited Guangzhou Office is established.
June Wholly owned compounding subsidiary MEPCOM Yokkaichi Corporation is established.
Wholly owned subsidiary MEP Taiwan Limited is established.
August Compounding subsidiary Kashima Polymers Corporation is acquired. (Shares purchased: 85%)
September Engineering plastics business of Kobe Steel, Ltd. is transferred to Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics Corporation.
2001 April Sam Yang Kasei Co., Ltd. a polycarbonate producing subsidiary, is acquired. (Shares purchased: 25%)
October MEPCOM Kyusyu Corporation is established. Joint venture with Shinryo Corporation.(80% owned by MEP)
November ISO 9001:2000 obtained for majority of MEP products.
December MEP Shanghai Office is established. (Wholly owned subsidiary established in April 2004)
2002 March MEP Europe GmbH is established.
November ISO14001 environmental management system certification is obtained.
2004 November MEP America, Inc. Detroit Office is established.
2005 February MEP Shanghai Customer Support Center is established.
2006 April MEP Singapore India Pte Ltd Office is established.
August MEP Engineering-Plastics (Thailand) Co.,Ltd. is established.
December MEPCOM Foshan Corp. is established. (70% owned by MEP, 30% owned by MEP Hong Kong)(2008 Feb.:Production commences.)
2007 January MEP Shanghai Co.,Ltd. is established.
2009 April MEP Guangzhou Limited is established.
MEP Guangzhou Customer Support Center is established.
May Sinopec Mitsubishi Chemical Polycarbonate(Beijing) Co.,Ltd. is established.(10% owned by MEP)
July Lingyou Engineering-Plastics(Shanghai) Co.,Ltd. is established.(20% owned by MEP)
November MEP Shanghai Co.,Ltd. Beijing branch is established.
2010 June "Novamid" polyamide business is transferred and new polycarbonate products "XANTAR" is added to our lineup.
MEP Europe B.V. is established.
October Set up MEP India. (MEP Singapore India Office became local corporation)
Set up MEP Shanghai locally selling corporation Chengdu Office.
2011 August MEP Technical Center China is established.
September Set up MEP Shanghai locally selling corporation Wuhan Office.
2012 September The company name is changed into Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Engineering-Plastics(Shanghai)Co.,Ltd. from Lingyou Engineering-Plastics(Shanghai) Co.,Ltd..
2013 November Set up MEP Shanghai locally selling corporation Qingdao Office.
2014 October Set up MEP India locally selling corporation Chennai Office.
Set up MEP America locally selling corporation San Diego Office.
2015 October MEPCOM Kyusyu Corporation is dissolved.
2016 August MEP India Pvt. Ltd. is relocated.
October MEP America, Inc.relocated.

MEP Net Sales 1994-2016

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