Company Profile


Company name Waken Industries Inc.
Head office & plant 3-8, 4chome, Shimaya, Konohana-ku, Osaka-city,
Osaka, 554-0024 Japan
Tokyo Office 3rd fl. S.T Bldg. 74, Waseda-machi, Shinjuku-ku,
Tokyo 162-0042 Japan
Capital 50 million Yen (paid-up)
Foundation June 7th 1979 (Established former company in July 1954)
Representative director Gen Watanabe           
Accounting term March 31st (Annually)
Association 外観Osaka Technique Association
Osaka Prefectural Manufacturing & Industrial Association
Description of Business
  • Development and manufacture of Joysticks and Manual controller for Industrial purpose
    Whole seller of functional parts and electric equipments for particular vehicles
    Acceptance, research, development for new mechatronics related products
Customers manufacturers of industrial machinery such as construction machine,
agriculture machine, forklift, road construction, railway vehicle etc.


July 1954 Takashi Watanabe, Former president established Wako Shokai as the Whole-seller in Osaka city, Osaka
June 1979 Founded Waken Industries Inc. divided the planning & production
division (transport parts) from Wako Shokai. Capitol \30million.
August 1982 Increased the capital ¥50million and merger Wako Shokai
November 1989 Inaugurated Gen Watanabe as Representative Director
January 1991 Introduction of CAD systems for planning and development
February 1994 Constructed Head office and plan in “Techno Park Shimaya”
Konohana-ku, Osaka city. Instructed solid automatic warehouse for commodity control
May 2003 Introduction of three dimensional CAD systems for Planning and Development
October 2006 Constructed internal networks by production control
April 2011 Introduction of the stress analysis system for three dimensional CAD Systems
January 2012 Constructed drawings & documents control network systems
April 2017 Opened Tokyo office in Waseda-machi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo