Company Profile

History of Lion Specialty Chemicals

  Ipposha Oil Industries Co., ltd. Chemicals division,
Lion Corporation
Lion Specialty Chemicals Co., Ltd.
1918 Establishment Lion Soap Co., founded  
1928 Head office and plant in Osaka    
1963   Lion Fat Oil Co., Ltd.
Industrial products division 
Lion Armour Co., established.
JV among Lion Fat Oil Co. Ltd. and Armour Co.,
1974 Lion Fat Oil Co., Ltd.
Equity participation
Chemical business division Lion Akzo Co., Ltd.
1981   Chemical products division Plant in Yokkaichi
1984 Head office and plant in Ono/Hyogo    
2006     Head office Yokkaichi/Mie
2010 100% shared by Lion Corporation    
2011 PT Ipposha Indonesia (IPI) established    
2014     100% shared by Lion Corporation
2015 Lion Specialty Chemicals Co., Ltd. was established aiming at efficiency of Chemical business
by consolidating enhancements and management resources.