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Who Is Asahi?

ASAHI is the leading partner for physicians performing both simple and complex interventional cases.

STRONG GLOBAL NETWORK
FULL-PORTFOLIO ACCESS


Now available direct in the U.S. providing full access to ASAHI quality and innovation.

FOCUS ON INNOVATION

The regular cadence of ASAHI innovation is advancing success in PTCA, as indicated by the clinical success of CTO interventions.

Uncompromising Standards

From selection and treatment of raw materials to distribution of sterile medical devices, ASAHI’s fully in-house production system has established new standards for precision engineering and device performance.

Company History
1976

ASAHI Mini Rope Co., Ltd. Founded: start of sales of ultra-fine stainless steel ropes

1985

Joint research with Olympus Corp

 

Endoscope GW: advancing into medical field

1992

Approved as medical device manufacturer: Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare

1994

Launch 1st PTCA
GW Japan

2000

Establish US Office

2003

Abbott® signs distribution agreement – ASAHI PTCA Guide Wires

2004

ACT ONE® Developed

Asahi Components Group Founded

Establish Europe Office

ASAHI IPO

2006

Japan: Direct Sales

Establish Singapore Office

2010

Asahi acquires GMA Co., Ltd. (polymer technology)

2011

US:
Direct Sales – Peripheral

2013

US:
Direct Sales – Neuro

ASAHI acquires Toyoflex Co. Ltd. (medical / industrial components)

2017

ASAHI acquires Nihon Chemical Coat Co., Ltd. (resin coating technology)

2018

US:
Direct Sales – Coronary

ASAHI Goes Beyond

Through nationwide charity events, such as building wheel chairs to help military veterans in need, we are proud to extend the relationship we share with you to the local communities you serve.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

ASAHI contributes to society through our environmental conservation activities.
Click here to read our environmental philosophy and policy.