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Global (often written in all capitalized letters as "GLOBAL") is a brand of cutlery products made by Yoshikin of Japan. Their selection of knives are known for their distinctive one piece, molybdenum/vanadium stainless steel design, even though they are made of two parts.
Global was founded by Yuzo Watanabe in Japan in 1983.
In 2006, the G Series knives was placed #46 on the Japanesque Modern Committee listing.
Global is also tested well, i.e. in the Swedish TESTFAKTA http://www.testfakta.se/incoming/article32185.ece
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