Solar ’s Company Motto

Let us endeavor to contribute to establishment of a better society with sincerity,
Enthusiasm and being free of mannerism.

Greeting from our president

Thank you exceptional patronage. Founded in 1958, Solar will be 55th anniversary this August 2013.
I know this is owed your warmer patronage over the years.
Also, I would appreciate our distributor's support and cooperation which enable us to deliver the product to our customers.
I think that our society is showing signs of becoming change significantly from 2013.
In order to cope with this economical change and coming environmental issues, the solar determined to strengthen our ability of managing product quality and standardizing process.
We will ensure to follow this rapidly moving world affairs, serving to the customer and contributing to the society, and we commit to conduct review of company foundation with full effort so that we can connect our company policy "small but shine" to the future.

Harumi Shimizu, president


Company Name SOLAR CO.,Ltd.
Head Office 1-7,Nunobiki-cho-2-chome,Chuo-ku Kobe 651-0097, Japan
TEL: 078-231-0431
Established August, 1958
Capital 40 million yen
Representative Director Tadao Shimizu, president
Employees 74(as of April 1, 2010)
Lines of Business Materials for Repairing Automobiles(Putty, Polishing Compound, Sealant, Paint Remover, Adhesives, etc.)
Materials for Industrial Use(Primer, Polishing Compound, Sealant, Adhesives, etc)


August 1958: established our company in Kobe with the capital amount of a million yen in the name of “Nichibei Chemical Co.,Ltd.” Started to sell the very first Japanese pioneer of rubbing compound ”Solar #100 medium cut”
April 1961: Tokyo Branch founded
April 1967: Kasai Factory founded. Corporate name changed as Solar Co.,Ltd.
October 1967: Nagoya branch founded
April 1972: Kyushu branch founded
September 1973: Sendai branch founded
April 1990: Head office building founded in Kobe
November 2000: Established home page in website
October 2006: Chemical laboratory and Auto mobile laboratory constructed
March 2008: Non shrinkage putty “ Kiwami Putty Series” started to be sold
February 2010: Rubbing compound for auto body “Poliup Series” started to be sold.