Jan.

1918

Started production of gelatin and glue for the first time in Japan with industrial production methods introduced from Europe and the U.S.A.

Jan.

1935

Completion of Yao Factory [Present day Osaka Factory]

Feb.

1945

Established Nitta Glue and Gelatin Co., Ltd.

Apr.

1960

Changed the name to Nitta Gelatin Inc.

Feb.

1968

Established Hikone Gelatin Inc. [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Mar.

1971

Adhesives Division started

Aug.

1974

Food Division started

Apr.

1975

Established Nitta Gelatin India Ltd. (India) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Jul.

1979

Established Nittta Gelatin NA Inc. (U.S.A.) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Apr.

1982

Established Bostik-Nitta Co., Ltd. [Currently an affiliate company]

May

1990

Established Nitta Gelatin Canada, Inc. (Canada) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Aug.

1996

Established Nitta Casings Inc. (U.S.A.) and Nitta Casings Canada Inc. (Canada) [Dec. 2019 Withdrawal due to business transfer]

May

1998

Bamni Proteins Ltd. (India) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Jan.

1999

Completed the construction of a gelatin factory for Nitta Gelatin India Ltd. 

Sep.

2004

Established Nitta Biolab Inc. [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Dec.

2004

Established Nitta Gelatin Holdings Inc. (U.S.A.) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]
Established Nitta Gelatin USA, Inc. (U.S.A.) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Dec.

2010

Established Guangdong Baiwei Bio Material Co., Ltd. (China) (Currently an affiliate company)

Sep.

2011

Established Shanghai Nitta Gelatin Co., Ltd. (China) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Dec.

2011

Listed on the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange

Dec.

2012

Designated to First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange

Jan.

2013

Established Nitta Gelatin Vietnam Co., Ltd. (Vietnam) [Currently a consolidated subsidiary]

Aug.

2016

Established Vyse Gelatin, LLC (U.S.A.) [Current a consolidated subsidiary]

Aug.

2019

Established Guangdong Mingyang Gelatin Co., Ltd. (China) [Currently an affiliate company]

Dec.

2019

Withdraw from collagen casing business

Feb.

2021

Adhesive business succeeded to Bostik-Nitta Co., Ltd. [Currently an affiliate company]