Our Company



Company NameYutaka Co., Ltd.
Head Office24-12 Shinmachi, Higashi Osaka, Osaka 579-8037, JAPAN
PresidentKenji Yasuda
FoundedOctober, 1968
EstablishedMarch, 1991
Capital10,000,000 yen
Annual sales310,000,000 yen (FY2008)
Number of Employees14
Products CCD camera systems for complete screw & bolt inspection and sorting purposes.
Special glass table system for complete inspection purposes. (First in Japan).
360 degree full inspection camera system equipped with a special 3D lens (Patented).
Inspection machines for important automobile safety components such as bolts &more.
Precise micro screw inspection machines.
Inspection & sorting machines for various fasteners such as nuts and cold heading parts.
Precise counting functions & fully automatic labor saving packaging equipment.
Ultra-precise inspection & sorting machines for electronic sphere shaped parts such as BGA.
Inspection & sorting machines for medical, aviation & space-related components.
BankingJapan Finance Corporation (Higashi-Osaka Branch)
Small to Medium-Sized Enterprises
Osaka City Shinkin Bank (Yoshida Branch)
Daisan Bank (Higashi-Osaka Branch)
Mitsui Sumitomo Bank (Wakaeiwata Branch)
Major Clients and AssociatesSojitz Co., Ltd.
Sojitz Machinery Co., Ltd.
Nannyo Corporation
Sakai Machinery Co., Ltd.
Sankei Machinery Co., Ltd.
Techno Associe Co., Ltd.
Sakae Co., Ltd.
Mitsuibusan Co., Ltd.
Hikari Shinsei Co., Ltd.
Overseas (America, Europe, China, Taiwan, Korea, Malaysia...)
Cold Formers USA LLC
Kyoto University
Tohoku University
(No particular order)


Company History

10-1968Mr. Kozaburou Yasuda founded Yutaka Iron Works in Yao City, Osaka.
10-1970Mr. Kozaburou Yasuda established Yutaka Iron Works Inc.
08-1975Yutaka Iron Works Inc. began manufacturing and selling wire-drawing machines.
06-1983Yutaka Iron Works Inc. started manufacturing and selling Cold Header machines for screws.
07-1985Mr. Kenji Yasuda was inaugurated as president of Yutaka Iron Works Inc.
07-1986Yutaka Iron Works Inc. started manufacturing and selling vibrating equipment, YT-6 machines.
06-1987Yutaka Iron Works Inc. started manufacturing and selling inspection equipment,YS-7 machines, for automobile parts.
08-1988Yutaka Iron Works Inc. developed a full automatic pin insert pressure machines, YK-8, which was delivered to former the NTT headquarters.
05-1989Yutaka Iron Works Inc. developed combined inspection machines, YK-9, for assembled parts.
08-1989Yutaka Iron Works Inc. started manufacturing and selling ball header machines, YHS-850.
12-1990Yutaka Iron Works Inc. was awarded by the Higashi-Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd. as a technically-advanced company.
03-1991Yutaka Iron Works Inc. changed its company name to Yutaka Co., Ltd.
10-1991Yutaka Co., Ltd. developed sorting machines with laser technology for micro balls/spheres.
05-1992Yutaka Co., Ltd. developed sorting machine, YH003, for micro parts.
10-1992Yutaka Co., Ltd. was designated as a supported small to medium-sized enterprise in a program by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry.
04-1993Yutaka Co., Ltd. started manufacturing and selling inspection equipment for nails and screws, YS-5B.
07-1994Yutaka Co., Ltd. started manufacturing and selling roller inspection machines.
02-1995Yutaka Co., Ltd. was granted a U.S. patent for its ball/sphere-supplying device. (Patent No. 5,392,955)
12-1995The Higashi-Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd. awarded Yutaka Co., Ltd. a prize for corporate excellence.
11-1996Yutaka Co., Ltd. was granted a Japanese patent for its ball/sphere-supplying device. (Patent No. 2,107,794)
04-1997Yutaka Co., Ltd. featured an exhibition including the YS-3B inspection and sorting machine at the "Tokyo International Wire Show."
09-1997Yutaka Co., Ltd. was granted a Japanese patent for ball inspection equipment. (Patent No.27,213)
03-1998Yutaka Co., Ltd. was granted a U.S patent for bending inspection technology for headed shaft screws. (Patent No.5,725,13)
04-1998Yutaka Co., Ltd. started manufacturing and selling sorting machines for micro screws.
03-1999Yutaka Co., Ltd. started manufacturing and selling outer diameter sorting machines for BGA, CSP, FC parts.
04-1999Yutaka Co., Ltd. featured an exhibition at the ninth "Tokyo International Wire Show."
10-1999Mr. Keizou Obuchi, the former Prime Minister, visited the Yutaka Co., Ltd. headquarters.
01-2000Yutaka Co., Ltd. received certification as a "Creative Small Business" from Osaka City.
03-2000Yutaka Co., Ltd. received a bronze medal in the "Higashi Osaka Manufacturing Awards" competition [Higashi Osaka Monozukuri Taisho, 2000].
04-2000Yutaka Co., Ltd. featured an exhibition at the "International Dusseldorf Wire Show, 2000" in Germany.
03-2001Yutaka Co., Ltd. started manufacturing and selling YST-6B sorting machines that are considered the best machines for sorting micro balls.
05-2001Yutaka Co., Ltd. was recognized as a Strategic Project Enterprise of the Regional Bureau of Economy, Trade, and Industry.
12-2001Yutaka Co., Ltd. was awarded the "Superior Enterprise Award for 2001" by the mayor of Higashi Osaka.
02-2002Yutaka Co., Ltd. was granted a USA patent for flatwork image inspection systems. (Patent No. 09,514,341)
02-2003Yutaka Co., Ltd. became a member of the Industrial Cluster Conference of the METI (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry), Kansai Bureau, Japan.
11-2003Yutaka Co., Ltd. received financial aid for the 2002 fiscal year for creative and technical research development from METI (No.117).
01-2004Yutaka Co., Ltd.'s head office and facilities were moved to 24-12 Shinmachi, Higashi Osaka City, Osaka, Japan, 579-8037.
03-2004Yutaka Co., Ltd. received an excellence award in14th "New Business Awards" from the Japan New Business Conferences.
10-2004Patent Office Comissioner Hiroshi Ogawa (previous spokesman for the Prime Minister and current Governer of Fukuoka) visits YUTAKA.
05-2005The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and "Kansai Economic Federation Management Seminar" Panasonic Group visited the Yutaka Co., Ltd. headquarters.
04-2006Yutaka Co., Ltd. was awarded by the Ministry of Economy as one of the 300 most prestigious manufacturers for their outstanding technologies.
03-2007Received a visit from the ambassador to Japan, consuls and embassy staff in Japan from 12 different countries and 14 officials from government organizations.
08-2008Eiichi Hasegawa, Secretary of the Small Business Administration for the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry visits YUTAKA.
06-2010Yutaka Co., Ltd. was featured in the 14th Mechanical Components & Materials Technology "M-TECH" Tokyo Exhibition (East Hall 6, Booth 31-30)
11-2010Yutaka Co., Ltd. was featured in the 23rd Higashi Osaka Industrial Exhibition "Techno Messe" hosted by the Osaka Foundation for Trade and Industry.
06-2011Yutaka Co., Ltd. was featured in the 15th Mechanical Components & Materials Technology "M-TECH" Tokyo Exhibition (East Hall 6, Booth 26-34)
06-2012Yutaka Co., Ltd. was featured in the 16th Mechanical Components & Materials Technology "M-TECH" Tokyo Exhibition (East Hall 6, Booth 31-10)
08-2012Consulate General of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam [Ambassador LE QUOC THINH] visits YUTAKA.
06-2013Yutaka Co., Ltd. was featured in the 17th Mechanical Components & Materials Technology "M-TECH" Tokyo Exhibition (East Hall 6, Booth 34-18)
11-2013Yutaka Co., Ltd. was featured in the 26th Higashi Osaka Industrial Exhibition "Techno Messe" hosted by the Osaka Foundation for Trade and Industry.
06-2014CEO of YUTAKA appeared on NHK Broadcasting program [Luson no Tsubo] about Japanese companies working hard overseas.
10-2014Official sponsor of ACCJ Kansai Charity Walk-A-Thon.
07-2015Yutaka Co., Ltd. was featured in "MF-Tokyo" Tokyo Exhibition