FAQ

About the Company

When was Nissha founded?

The business was launched in 1929 and the company was founded in 1946.

What is the origin of the Company name "NISSHA"?

Before October 6, 2017, Nissha's Japanese company name was "Nihon Shashin Insatsu" and which was derived from Japan ("Nihon"), and the ambitiousness of attempting Photographic Printing ("Shashin Insatsu"), which at the foundation time required advanced techniques. We omit the initial sound "Ni" and "Sha" and made the original company name "Nissha". Nissha is a corporate brand that has been familiar with our customers, shareholders, suppliers and local communities throughout the years, and is now globally recognized.

What is the reason of the Trade Name of the Company Change?

We have changed the trade name from Nissha Printing Co., Ltd. to Nissha Co., Ltd. in October 6, 2017. The Company was established in Kyoto in 1929 in pursue of high-quality art prints. From the 1960s, with the advancement of printing technologies the Company had concentrated its efforts on developing new products and broadened its product lines, including transfer foils and electronic components, and since the latter half of the 1990s the Company has achieved remarkable growth by making inroads into the global market. The Company is now moving forward with the business development in fields such as consumer electronics (IT), automotive, medical devices and high-function packaging materials, where further growth is expected on a global basis, in addition to the existing product lines.
Far beyond traditional boundaries of printing field, the Company has been evolving and expanding its business, and accordingly decided to change its trade name from Nissha Printing Co., Ltd. to Nissha Co., Ltd.

Where can I find information about group businesses?

Please refer to "Nissha Group".

What kind of environmental and social contribution activities does Nissha do?

Please refer to "Sustainability".

Where can I find information about corporate governance?

Please refer to "Corporate Governance" and our "Nissha Report".

About Business and Management Strategy

What is Nissha Group's main business?

Nissha is developing the 4 business areas of "Industrial Materials" ,"Devices" ,"Medical Technologies" and "Information and Communication". We handle decorative films and printing related materials field comprising "IMD, IML" and "Metallized Paper" as the main products in our Industrial Materials business, and the touch input device "FineTouch" series and Gas Sensors in our Devices business. In our Medical Technologies business, we handle medical devices and consumable productsin the North and Central America and Europe and the Information & Communication business, we provide printing media and a wide range of services that support general communication strategies, on a one-stop basis.
Please see "Business" pages for more details.

What are Nissha Group's characteristics and strengths?

All of the company's businesses are built on unique technology cultivated on a foundation of printing and are superior due to our high technological capabilities. We have received the trust of our customers by responding appropriately to the needs of the global market while constructing a global network in timely fashion.
Please see "What's Nissha" for more details.

What is the Company's medium-term management strategy?

What kinds of things are there among the risks that may potentially influence the performance of the Company?

Please refer to "Business Risks and Other Risks" in MD&A included in "Nissha Report".

About the Settlement of Accounts and Financial Information

I would like to know the most recent corporate results.

Please refer to "Financial Highlights" and "Financial Results".

When is the end of Nissha’s fiscal year?

December 31. The Company change the fiscal year end date from March 31 to December 31 at 2017.

What is the date of the next announcement of financial results?

Please refer to "IR Calendar".

About Company Stock

What is Nissha's securities code in Japan?

The securities code is 7915.

On what stock exchanges is Nissha listed?

Nissha is listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchanges.

What is the unit of share transactions?

100 shares.

What is the confirmation date for shareholders for the payment of dividends? Also, I would like to know the situation for the payment of dividends.

The company pays dividends to shareholders entered in the final list of shareholders at the end of June and the end of December. Please refer to "Dividend Information" for more information.

When is the General Meeting of Shareholders held?

The General Meeting of Shareholders is held in March every year. As the Company change the fiscal year end date, the event date change from June to March.

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