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Jan. 1918 Started production of gelatin and glue for the first time in Japan with industrial production methods introduced from Europe and the U.S.A.
Jan. 1935 Completion of Yao Factory (Present day Osaka Factory)
Feb. 1945 Established Nitta Glue and Gelatin Co., Ltd.
Apr. 1960 Changed the name to Nitta Gelatin Inc.
Feb. 1968 Established Hikone Gelatin Inc. (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Mar. 1971 Adhesives Division started
Aug. 1974 Food Division started
Apr. 1975 Established Nitta Gelatin India Ltd. (India)
Jul. 1979 Established Nittta Gelatin NA Inc. (U.S.A.) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Apr. 1982 Established Bostik-Nitta Co., Ltd. (Currently an affiliate company)
Nov. 1982 Completion of Nara Factory
May 1990 Established Nitta Gelatin Canada, Inc. (Canada) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Aug. 1996 Established Nitta Casings Inc. (U.S.A.) and Nitta Casings Canada Inc. (Canada) (Currently consolidated subsidiaries)
May 1998 Bamni Proteins Ltd. (India) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Jan. 1999 Completed the construction of a gelatin factory for Nitta Gelatin India Ltd. (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Apr. 2004 Established Nitta Gelatin Foods Inc. (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Sep. 2004 Established Nitta Biolab Inc. (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Dec. 2004 Established Nitta Gelatin Holdings Inc. (U.S.A.) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Established Nitta Gelatin USA, Inc. (U.S.A.) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Jul. 2009 Reva Proteins Ltd. (India) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Dec. 2010 Established Guangdong Baiwei Bio Material Co., Ltd. (China) (Currently an affiliate company)
Sep. 2011 Established Shanghai Nitta Gelatin Co., Ltd. (China) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Dec. 2011 Listed on the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
Mar. 2012 Established Nitta Hong Kong Ltd.(China) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Sep. 2012 Established Beijing Qiushi Collagen Casing Co., Ltd. (China) (Currently an affiliate company)
Dec. 2012 Designated to First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
Jan. 2013 Established Nitta Gelatin Vietnam Co., Ltd. (Vietnam) (Currently a consolidated subsidiary)
Aug. 2016 Established Vyse Gelatin, LLC (U.S.A.) (Current a consolidated subsidiary)