Maruwn Corporation

Company History

1892
Sep

Meizen Kimbara and his associates established Tenryu Un-yu Kaisha (Tenryu Transport Company) in Wada-mura, Nagakami-gun, Shizuoka, Japan

Meizen Kimbara
1928
Dec Tenryu Unyu established Tenryu Unso Kabushiki Kaisha (Tenryu Forwarding Co., Ltd.) in Wada-mura, Nagakami-gun, Shizuoka
1938
Dec Tenryu Unso established Kabushiki Kaisha Tenryu Gumi(Tenryu Gumi Co., Ltd.) in Shimbashi, Shiba-ku, Tokyo
Nov 1941 – Aug 1945
Tenryu Unso and Tenryu Unyu were absorbed into Nihon Tsuun (Nippon Express) under WW II Governmental Order
1947
Dec Tenryu Gumi, changed its trade name to Tenryu Unyu Kabushiki Kaisha (Tenryu Transport Co., Ltd.)
1950
Jan Tenryu Unyu was merged with Tetsudo Kinoshita Gumi (Railway Kinoshita Corp.) and changed its trade name to Tenryu Kinoshita Unyu Kabusiki Kaisha (Tenryu Kinoshita Transport Co., Ltd.)
1960
Jun

Tenryu Kinoshita Unyu Kabusiki Kaisha changed its trade name to Kabusiki Kaisha Maruwn (English name: Maruwn Corporation).

Nov

Maruwn’s shares were initially publicly offered at the Tokyo Stock Exchange

1981
Aug “Norakuro” adopted as the Maruwn mascot
1986
Jan

Opend the Higashi Ogishima Logistics Center

1990
Sep Maruwn’s shares listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
1992
Sep Our centenary
2000
Oct Acquired ISO9001 certification
2002
Oct Restructured the Petroleum transportation business to regional companies
2003
Dec Obtained ISO14001 certification
2006
Mar Established our Shanghai Office in China
2008
Jan Established a local subsidiary, Maruwn Corporation (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in China
2009
May Obtained the Privacy Mark license with JIS (Japan Industrial Standards)
2011
Aug Transferred the headoffice to Koami-cho, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Oct Established a local subsidiary, Maruwn Action Logistics (Changzhou) Co., Ltd. in China (holding 70% of shares)
2015
Apr Certified as an authorized customs broker (AEO customs broker)
Jun Established a local subsidiary, Maruwn Logistics (Tianjin) Co., Ltd. in China
2016
Apr Maruwn International Freight Co., Ltd. was merged with Maruwn Corporation.
2017
Aug Established a local subsidiary, Maruwn Logistics Vietnam Co., Ltd. in Vietnam