100th Since 1916

Message from the President

NSK celebrated its 100th anniversary on November 8, 2016. After being the first company in Japan to successfully develop and produce bearings, NSK continued to display a pioneering spirit by developing a variety of revolutionary technologies and products. NSK products have been contributing to the development of industry and helping to conserve the environment for a century. We owe our success to the support of all of our stakeholders, including customers, suppliers, shareholders, and local communities. Please accept this word of profound gratitude from all of us at NSK.
Now, for the occasion of our 100th anniversary, we have established NSK Vision 2026 to guide our progress over the next 10 years. With the concept of “Setting the Future in Motion,” NSK will work as one to provide a safer, more secure, more comfortable, and more prosperous society.
NSK is ready to take the first steps into the next 100 years, by focusing on safety, quality, and compliance. First, we will aim to achieve operational excellence to improve the competitive edge of our existing businesses and build a firm management foundation. Then, we will pursue the next level of innovation to drive the next phase of our growth, providing new value to society by creating new technologies, new products, and new businesses.
We are determined to keep supporting the well-being and safety of society. You can count on us at NSK.

Toshihiro Uchiyama, President and CEO