|May 1962||Private enterprise established by Hiroshi Yazaki in Iwata City, Shizuoka prefecture, principal business of manufacture and sale of molded plastic products.
|Oct 1964||Reorganized business to form Yazaki Plastics Industries, Ltd.
Hiroyoshi Yazaki appointed President and CEO.
|Mar 1966||Relocated plant and headquarters to current location as part overall modernization plan.
|Nov 1969||Completed the injection molding plant. Precision injection molding group begins molding PA bearing retainer for NTN Corporation.
|Apr 1971||Completed the blow molding plant. Developed HDPE fuel tank in collaboration with Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsui Petrochemicals Co., Ltd. (Mitsui Chemicals Co. Ltd.).|
|Dec 1974||First (Japanese) factory approved by Phillips Petroleum Company to mold Ryton® PPS resin.|
|Feb 1980||Patented BBM Blow molding method (for high gloss parts). Began producing fuel tanks for motorcycle OEM's using this method.|
|Jul 1980||Opened delivery center in Oｗara, Iwata City.|
|Feb 1982||Opened manufacturing and assembly plant #2 in Iwata county.
|Jan 1984||Incorporated to form Yazaki Corporation|
|Oct 1993||Signed sublicensing agreement with Mitsui Petrochemical Industries Ltd. (Mitsui Chemicals Co., Ltd.) for Selar® material.|
|May 1999||Completed ISO9002:1994 quality certification.|
|Aug 1999||Expanded Plant #2 with new factory.|
|Oct 2000||Completed ISO14000:1994 environmental certification.
|Jun 2003||Completed ISO9001:2000 migration.
|Mar 2005||Installed 6 layer blow-molding machine for multi-layer barrier containers.|
|Dec 2005||Completed ISO14000:2004 migration.|
|Mar 2006||Installed Fluorination treatment facility.
|May 2006||Installed second 6-layer blow-molding machine.
|Jan 2007||Began production of CARB and EPA compliant fuel tanks with Fluorination treatment.|
|Mar 2007||Began production of CARB and EPA compliant multi-layer fuel tanks.|
|Mar 2007||Acquired land adjacent to Plant #2 of 17,933m².|
|Nov 2007||Opened 14,800m² new office space at Plant #2.|
|Nov 2009||Established American Yazaki Corporation (AYC Plastics) in Gainesville, Georgia USA site area 74,462m² building area 4,180m².|
|Apr 2013||Building expansion at American Yazaki Corporation (AYC Plastics) of 5,109m²|
|Feb 2014||Naoyuki Yazaki appointed President and CEO.|
|Feb 2015||Building expansion at American Yazaki Corporation (AYC Plastics) of 7,060m²|
|Jul 2015||Suzukipura LTD merges with Yazaki’s #3 factory.|