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Company Information

Message from the President

Company Policy

“We always seek to create sustainable new business models, and to be a company who continuously contributes to the society.”

Tanaka, established in 1953, is a manufacturer of textile products for civil works mainly used at rivers, and textile products for various industrial usage, supplying in Japan and to the world. By our stable supply of products throughout the nation that are used for mitigation of flooding of rivers and emergency measures or restoration for the damaged areas, we contribute, as Japan’s leading company of textile products for the civil works of rivers, to nation’s disaster prevention and mitigation. Moreover, by supplying products which are made by recycled materials and palm fiber which are friendly to the environment, we also contribute to the remedy for climate and social changes of the world today, including reduction of CO2.

In 2020 we have contracted from JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) the work for a “Business Model Formulation Survey with the Private Sector” scheme in Cambodia, and for that we were certified from them as one of their “JICA-SDGs Partners”. In such a way we have been working on creating business models that will help materializing a sustainable society. Also in 2020, we became a group company of Kyowa Concrete Industry Co.,Ltd., whose group of companies have a very high technical capacity, a network of 100 manufacturing facilities and 50 sales offices throughout the country, which has brought us an great opportunity to leap forward by utilizing their assets.

Tanaka has been always striving for “Challenge and Evolution”, by realizing our principle of “Contributing to the society through creating a safe and secure environment and comfortable living environment”, “Manufacturing products which are Eco-Friendly”, and ”Giving joy and contentment to all the people who are related to Tanaka”.
We will continue our “Challenge and Evolution”, by never thinking that our ways of doing things are the best optimum, by making best efforts to acquire new information and knowledge, and by thinking deeply and actively the things around us with clear vision.
Last but not least, we will seek to be a twinkling company, always making the most of one’s character and uniqueness, and contributing to the society through one’s self-expression of his /her value.

Company Profile

Company History

August, 1922
(Founding) Succeeded the rice business from the former Tanaka Store
August, 1940
Established a polished barley factory at Shimojo, Izumiotsu-shi, Osaka
August, 1941
Appointed as a designated factory of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
November, 1953
(Establishment) Reorganized as a corporate body and re-started with the company name Tanaka Polished Barley Co.,Ltd.
April, 1959
Started production of fabric made of cotton and other staple fibre
June, 1964
In accordance with the Enterprise Reorganization Act, abolished the polished barley business and changed the company name to Tanaka Spinning Co.,Ltd.
March, 1970
Started nonwoven fabric business in Asahicho, Izumiotsu, Osaka
April, 1972
Abolished the spinning and woven cloth section
October, 1972
With the expansion of nonwoven fabric machinery, established a new factory at 12-23 Miyacho, Izumiotsu-shi, Osaka, and integrated the facilities of Asahicho
October, 1973
Changed company name to Tanaka Co.,Ltd.
September, 1979
Established Sapporo Sales Office
April, 1983
Established Sendai Sales Office
March, 1985
Established Fukuoka Sales Office
June, 1986
Established Osaka Sales Office
April, 1987
Established Hiroshima Sales Office
June, 1987
Established Tokyo Sales Office
June, 1988
Established Nagoya Sales Office
June, 1991
Established Shikoku Sales Office
June, 1991
Established Obihiro Sales Office
December, 2011
Integrated Shikoku Sales Office into Hiroshima Sales Office
June, 2016
Merged with the parent company Y Holdings Co.,Ltd.
October, 2018
Established Sales Planning Office (Kawaramachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi)
June, 2020
July, 2020
Sales Planning Office moved to Imabashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi

List of Offices

Head Office, Factory
12-23 Miyacho, Izumiotsu-shi, Osaka 595-0013
Tel: +81-725-32-5381 Fax: +81-725-32-2605
Sales Department  Sales Planning Office ・
Business Development 
(Yodoyabashi office)
Yodoyabashi NAO Building 4F  
4-3-6 Imabashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi  〒541-0042
Tel:06-6228-3070 Tel:+81-6-6228-3070 Fax:06-6228-3071 Fax:+81-6-6228-3071
Sapporo Sales Office
Mettoraifu Sapporo Kita3-jo Building 7F  (Old NREG Kita3-jo Building) 
3-1-25 Kita3-jo-nishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi  〒060-0003
Tel:+81-11-232-5241 Fax:+81-11-232-3880
Sendai Sales Office
2-25-6 Yanagiu, Taihaku-ku, Sendai-shi 〒981-1106
Tel:+81-22-242-0810 Fax:+81-22-242-7414
Tokyo Sales Office
ANNI Higashinihombashi Building 8F  
2-16-7 Higashinihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo〒103-0004
Tel:+81-3-3861-1371 Fax:+81-3-3861-1372
Nagoya Sales Office
Highest Kyuoku 4F  
1-1-35 Izumi, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-shi 〒461-0001
Tel:+81-52-959-2601 Fax:+81-52-959-2603
Osaka Sales Office
Yotsubashi Shin-kosan Building 11F  
1-5-2 Kitahorie, Nishi-ku, Osaka-shi 〒550-0014
Tel:+81-6-6536-2751 Fax:+81-6-6536-2752
Hiroshima Sales Office
Park Hills Jonan 302  
5-27 Teramachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi 〒730-0801
Tel:+81-82-532-7795 Fax:+81-82-292-2033
Fukuoka Sales Office
Shinkansen Building No.2, 2F  
1-14-25, Hakataeki-higashi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka-shi 〒812-0013
Tel:+81-92-471-5252 Fax:+81-92-471-526
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