KITAKYUSHU, Japan (Sept. 15, 2011)—A Tokai Rubber Industries Ltd. has established a distribution center in Japan's Fukuoka Province to serve markets in China.
The new unit is established by Tokai subsidiary Logitech TRI Corp.
The 1,400-sq.-ft. building operated by LogiTech TRI Corp. is located close to the Nagoya port, which services China and South Korea. The center will employ 38.
The company expects operations to commence on Sept. 20.
Tokai ranks as the world's seventh-largest non-tire rubber product maker.