History of IBIDEN


SepAdded as one of the constituents of Dow Jones Sustainability Index World run by SRI

OctPut Godo Plant into full-scale production


SepEstablished "IBIDEN Graphite Korea Co., Ltd." as the production base for graphite products


AprCompleted the renovation of Hirose Power Station and its access
Acquired Austria CERAM Group (later reorganized as IBIDEN Ceram Gmbh.)

JunAnnounced the dissolution of TIBC (joint venture with Toyota Industries Corporation)

SepAdded as one of the constituents of Dow Jones Sustainability Index World for 3 consentive years

NovDonated JY20 million to Ogaki City as the fund for child-rearing support
100th anniversary


Donation to Ogaki City


AprStarted Medium-Term Management Plan "Challenge IBI-TECHNO 105"

AugEstablished "IBIDEN Mexico, S.A. de C.V." in San Luis Potosi

IBIDEN Mexico, S.A. de C.V.

IBIDEN Mexico, S.A. de C.V.


MarPKG Operation recieved "QOS+Award" from Intel corp., 2013 1st half (first time) and 2013 2nd half (2 years in a row for 2nd half)


MarPKG Operation recieved "Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement Award" from Intel corp. for the 3rd time

NovIBIDEN KENSO developed anti-virus type melamine board


SCQI Award (3rd time)


Anti-virus Melamine Decorative Board


JanAnnounced the affiliation of IBIKEN CO.,LTD. and IBIDEN KENSO CO.,LTD.

MarIBIDEN Engineering Co.,Ltd. installed Japan's largest-scale floating solar panels in Kinuura Plant

JunDonated to Japan Red Cross (Ogaki) for Kumamoto Earthquake


Donation for Kumamoto Earthquake


FebRecieved "Health and Productivity 2017 White 500" from Ministory of Economy, Tarde and industry

FebAnnounced the inauguration, President Takenaka to Chairman of the board, Takeshi Aoki to President on June 16

AprAnnounced the capital and business alliance with DENSO Corporation

JunShifted from "Company with board of auditors" to "Company with audit and supervisory committee"

OctKick off of Promotion Women's Active Participation

Nov105th Anniversary ceremony

社長交代発表時の記者会見<br />(第3四半期決算発表会見にて)

Press Conference on change of president
(in the announcement of the 2017Q3 earnings)


FebCertified by Gifu Prefecture as excellent company for Work-life Balance Promotion

MayRenewed IBIDEN Website

OctAnnounced establishment of "IBIDEN OASIS Co.,Ltd."


AprCertified IBIDEN OASIS Co., Ltd. as a "Special subsidiary company" from Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

JunNominated as FTSE4Good Index Series for the fourth consecutive year, and FTSE Blossom Japan Index for the third consecutive year

OctIssued initial "Integrated Report"