A bridge for the pharmaceutical industry, linking Japan with the rest of the world
Since establishment in 1978, as a manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceuticals, Shiono Chemical Co., Ltd. has been providing patients with safe and reliable generic pharmaceuticals, as well as being engaged in the importation and sale of APIs and pharmaceutical intermediates, and a wide range of consulting services for those in the pharmaceutical industry with regard to such matters as development of generic pharmaceuticals, product planning, and coordination between companies.
We have continued to offer prompt and sincere response to various requests and demands received, holding our company’s mission to contribute to the development of healthcare through a reliable supply of high-quality, safe products.
Shiono Chemical is also well-informed of international pharmaceutical legislation and the global pharmaceutical supply chain. This characteristic has gained us credibility and a good reputation along with the support from many people. We will continue making every effort towards the further expansion of generic pharmaceuticals in the future.
A Message from Shiono
Since our founding in 1978, the basis of personal development for our staff has been,
Based on our advanced information-integration capability, and with people’s health foremost in mind, we have built solid trust and reliability as a pharmaceutical company that offers development proposals, and developed ourselves through responding quickly to customers’ requests and requirements in our various activities including the manufacture, importation and sale of pharmaceuticals, as well as comprehensive consulting services covering the coordination between companies for product development and planning. We hope to continue to contribute towards healthcare with a central focus on generic pharmaceuticals, paying particular attention to the moves of the national health service.
Our entire company will continue to aim at providing a healthy lifestyle to every corner of the world, while also concentrating on conserving the global environment.
Kanichi Shionoya / President
|Company name||Shiono Chemical Co., Ltd.|
April 20, 1978
|Sales||22.2 billion yen (2020)|
|Number of employees||238|
|Line of business||Import and sales of APIs, R&D support, manufacture and sales of generic pharmaceuticals, consulting|
2-10-10 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0028
TEL: 03-5202-0213 FAX: 03-5202-0230 MAP
1286-1 Kamiozuka, Fujioka City, Gunma Prefecture 375-0054
TEL: 0274-24-2130 FAX: 0274-24-2131 MAP
Foundation of Shiono Chemical Co., Ltd.
Commenced wholesale distribution of APIs
|1987||Commenced importation and sales of pharmaceuticals|
Opened its Chichibu Factory
Commenced manufacturing pharmaceuticals
Relocated the factory and laboratory
Commenced operations at Takasaki Factory
|1997||Expansion of Takasaki Factory|
|2003||Relocated head office|
|2009||Further expansion of Takasaki Factory|
|2013||Relocated to new premises|
|2015||Expansion of Takasaki Factory|