Establishment of Topcon Positioning Asia expands positioning business in Asian markets

August 12, 2020

Topcon Corporation, (Headquarters: Itabashi, Tokyo Japan; President and CEO: Satoshi Hirano) announced the foundation of a newly created company, Topcon Positioning Asia (Headquarters: Itabashi, Tokyo Japan), which will serve the Asian markets in the positioning business.

This company is going to reform our classified current business structure that is financially independent in each Asian region. Additionally, it is an effort to manage and expand Geopositioning, Construction, Agriculture business in Asia including Japan and the Middle East horizontally.

Economy growth in Asia is around 5% steadily and the Asian economy is becoming a center of economic growth in the world. Various investments towards infrastructure development have been planned and sustainable growth can be expected. Construction and Agriculture are “Essential Businesses,” therefore we propose our solution based on the regional basic needs as well as requirements from end-users even under the crucial COVID-19 pandemic situation.

From the Topcon “Automation in Agriculture” and “Automation in Construction” efforts in the European, U.S., and Japanese markets, the company can expect more demands for quality and productivity improvements. We will promote and expand our tremendous technology in these regions in the future. Furthermore, we will make a technology feedback flow and boost our businesses based on the reflection of market demand by the timely responses to the local needs in Asia/Middle East regions, and while collaborating with local companies.

【About Topcon Positioning Asia Co., LTD】

PresidentKatsuhiro Umino
Address75-1, Hasunuma-cho, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo
FoundationApril 2020