Nippon Paint

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Nippon Paint
Type Public
Traded as TYO: 4612
JASDAQ: 4612
Industry Paints
Founded 1881
Headquarters Japan
Website Company site

Nippon Paint is a Japanese paint and paint products manufacturing company.[1]




History[edit]

The company, Nippon Paint was founded in 1881. Nippon Paint (Singapore) Co. Pte. Ltd. is an affiliate of Nippon Paint Japan with experience in paint technology. In 1971, Nippon Paint established a 50/50 joint venture with Bee Chemical which was named Nippon Bee Chemical Co.,Ltd. In 2006, it became a wholly owned subsidiary of Nippon Paint.[2] Nippon Paint Singapore was established in 1962.[3]

Nippon Paint (Singapore)[edit]

In 1955, Goh Cheng Liang, founder of the Nippon Paint (Singapore) set up his first paint shop in Singapore and became the main local distributor of Nippon Paint. In 1965, Nippon Paint set up its first paint manufacturing plant in Singapore.[4]

Today, the company's core principles involve inventive paint solutions and high performance products that include products for architectural, trade and general consumer use. The company's focus is on products that perform as well as being environmentally friendly.

Presence[edit]

Nippon Paint building in Japan

The company and its subsidiaries has presence in Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, India, Pakistan, United Kingdom, Germany, Greece, Norway, Netherlands, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, Bulgaria, Estonia, Italy, United States, Brazil, Australia, and the United Arab Emirates. It is among top 10 brands in Singapore.[5]

To maintain its business standards, Nippon Paint strictly complies with local quality, environmental, occupational health and safety (QEHSMS) requirements in each country that it operates.

Subsidiaries[edit]

NIPPE TRADING CO., LTD.(60% share)

Nippon Bee Chemical Co.,Ltd.

Nippon Paint Marine Coatings Co., Ltd.(60% share)

NB Coatings

Products[edit]

Interior Paint:

  • Nippon Paint Odour-less Premium all-in-1
  • Nippon Paint EasyWash with Teflon
  • Nippon Paint 3-in-1 Medifresh
  • Nippon Paint Vinilex 5000
  • Nippon Paint SmartWhite

Exterior Paint:

  • Nippon Paint SolaReflect
  • Nippon Paint Weatherbond
  • Nippon Paint TimberCoat
  • Nippon Paint SolarShield
  • Nippon Paint RoofGuard

Wood & Metal Paint:

  • Nippon Paint Aqua Bodelac
  • Nippon Paint Bodelac 9000
  • Nippon Paint Timberlac
  • Nippon Paint TimberCoat

Primers, Sealers and Undercoats:

  • Nippon Vinilex 5170 Oil-Based Wall Sealer
  • Nippon Vinilex 5101 Water-Based Wall Sealer
  • Nippon Aqua Primer Sealer Undercoat
  • Nippon Bodelac Undercoat 9000

Spray Paint

  • Nippon Paint Pylox

Services

  • Nippon Paint Professional Painting Services

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All eyes on Orica's demerger strategy". Theage.com.au. 2009-11-09. Retrieved 2010-09-27. 
  2. ^ Nippon Bee Chemical Co.,Ltd. "Nippon Bee Chemical Co.,Ltd.". Nippon Bee Chemical Co.,Ltd. Retrieved 2011-02-06. 
  3. ^ Nippon Paint Singapore. "Welcome To Nippon Paint Singapore". Nipponpaint.com.sg. Retrieved 2010-09-27. 
  4. ^ Nippon Paint Singapore. "Welcome To Nippon Paint Singapore". Nipponpaint.com.sg. Retrieved 2010-09-27. 
  5. ^ http://www.nipponpaint.com/media-files/news/StraitsTimes-Top10Brands-10Apr2009.pdf

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