About our company

USHIO INDUSTRIES, LTD., was established in 1970 in Kobe, Japan as an exporter of quality automotive spare parts for Japanese car applications. Since the start, we have always been in the business of international after-market parts, serving many customers / countries throughout the world. Our main product line is engine component parts for Japanese and Korean car applications, and especially we have been serving our high-quality “SUN” Brand Automotive Belts of Japanese Origin since the 70’s. With our long standing service, our “SUN” Brand has achieved a reputation as the most reliable belts available for alternative after-market. We assure you our very best service, and please feel free to contact us anytime with your requirements by phone, fax, and/or click “CONTACT”.

Company Profile

USHIO INDUSTRIES, LTD. 1-18, Sentan-Dori 3-Chome,Nada-Ku, Kobe 657-0056,Japan ウシオ産業株式会社 〒657-0056 兵庫県神戸市灘区千旦通3-1-18
President : Shigeru Ushio  牛尾 滋
Capital : JPY15,000,000
Date of Establishment : Aug.13,1970
Main Bank : Mizuho Bank,Ltd
Main Business : Export of Automotive Spare Parts
Main Products : “SUN-Brand” and “UNISOL-Brand” Timing Belts & V-Ribbed belts (PK) / Other automotive products
Phone : +81-78-881-9101
FAX : +81-78-881-9102
E-mail :

Corporate Philosophy

報恩謝徳の精神 Spirit of reciprocating our gratitude to all customers. We will keep going ahead to reciprocate our deep gratitude to all customers.


1970 : Initiated by Tsutomu Ushio at Higashinada-ku, Kobe with capital of JPYen.1,200,000.
1983 : Capital increase to JPYen.15,000,000.
1995 : Temporal relocation to Toyonaka, Osaka for the earthquake disaster
1997 : Returned to Higashinada-ku, Kobe
2004 : Relocated to Nada-ku, Kobe
2010 : Shigeru Ushio was inaugurated as President
2012 : Start distribution of Timing Belts with new brand “UNISOL” in addition to existing “SUN” Brand Timing Belts & V-Ribbed belts (PK)