NIPPON PGM Co., Ltd. was established as a joint venture by DOWA Metals & Mining Co., Ltd, Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. and Kosaka Smelting and Refining Co., Ltd. in 1991.DOWA, a top-class non-ferrous metals' smelter group, and Tanaka, a world-famous precious metals refiner, have joined their strenght, 100 year-long technical expertise and experience in the establishment of the Nippon PGM Co., Ltd.Forging the accumulated know-how of these companies together has created a unique and environmentally sound PGM recycling process of the Nippon PGM, the ROSE Process.Current recycling plant in Kosaka, Akita Prefecture, is the world's largest pyrometallurgical recycling plant, dedicated to only Platinum Group Metals' recycling.
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Company Overview

Company Name NIPPON PGM Co., Ltd.
Business Coverage Recycling of Platinum Group Metals from spent autocatalysts, industrial catalysts, etc.
Headquarters 22F, Akihabara UDX Bldg., 4-14-1, Sotokanda, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, 101-0021, Japan
TEL: +81-3-6847-1205   FAX: +81-3-6847-7023
Processing Plant 76-1 Otarube, Kosaka, Kazuno, Akita, 017-0202, Japan
TEL: +81-186-29-2744   FAX: +81-186-29-2722
Established March 15, 1991
Capital 300,000,000 JPY (ca. 3,000,000 USD)
Shareholders DOWA Metals & Mining Co., Ltd. ............. 40%
Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. ...................... 40%
Kosaka Smelting & Refining Co., Ltd. ....... 20%
(Processing Plant Total Ground Area: 18,874.7㎡)

Overseas Branches

Czech Republic NIPPON PGM EUROPE S.R.O. (Liberec)
Korea NPGM KOREA Co., Ltd.(Incheon)

Czech Republic HEYROVSKEHO 488 LIBEREC 23, Czech Republic, 46312

USA 500 Richards Run Rd Burlington Township, NJ 08016

Korea 84-1, Nonhyeongojan-ro 54beon-gil, Namdong-gu, Incheon, Republic of Korea 21682




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