History of IBIDEN
OctCompleted melamine decorative board production line at Aoyanagi Plant
FebLarge-scale carbide electric furnace(30,000kVA, monthly output 6,000 tons) put into operation at Ogaki Plant
MayAnnounced the inauguration on May 30, President Miyadera to Chairman of the board, Kiyoshi Suzaki to President
FebLaunched the business of housing materials
AprStarted production of special carbon products(Graphite) at Aoyanagi Plant
JunEstablished Kinuura Plant in Takahama City, Aichi Pref.
AugLaunched the project team of PWB
JulLaunched Electric Circuits Division
SepKoichi Yabashi took off the presidency on September 12 upon the death of President Suzaki on August 15
MarStarted production of ceramic fiber "IBI-Wool" at Gama Plant
JanAnnounced "Emergency Rationalization Measures"
FebStarted selling of graphite materials for electrodes applicable to electrical discharge machining
FebOrganized R&D Operation