Company's profile

Company name Sanwa Drawing Die Company
Head office location 5-2-4 Tashima Ikuno-ku Osaka Japan
Foundation 1942
Products Cemented Carbide Dies and Plugs, Shaving Dies,
Special Shape Drawing Dies, Diamond Dies, Hot Extrusion Dies, Rolls
Member organaizations Japan Cutting & Wear-resistant Tool Association


1942 Company was founded in Osaka
Began manufacdturing cemented carbide dies for wire drawing
1950 Began manufacturing natural diamond dies
1959 Began manufacturing drawing dies with special shapes
1961 Recorgnized company into a corporation with a capital of 1 million yen
1967 Opened a cemented carbide factory
Began manufacturing sintering drawing die nibs
1969 Began manufacturing shaving dies
1985 Began manufacturing PCD (polycrystalline diamond) dies
1987 Began manufacturing mill rolls
1995 Began manufacturing cemented carbide nibs for steel cord
2010 Acquired ISO9001 certification
2011 Introduced recycling system for used drawing dies
2013 Began manufacturing shaped dies made from PCD
2014 Introduced CVD titan coating