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Company Profile History

1946 Founded for the purpose of selling transportation of petrochemical using restored tank cars that had been damaged in the war.
1961 Nichiriku Transportation Co., Ltd. established; Transport Operations Division established
1972 Nichiriku Warehouse Co., Ltd. founded; Warehouse Operations Division established
1973 Osaka Branch established in Izumi city, Osaka prefecture
1977 Osaka Warehouse established in Takaishi city, Osaka prefecture
1981 Takaishi Chemical Co., Ltd. established Tank yard Operations Division established
Custom clearance business begins
1982 Tank container business begins; ISO Tank Container Operation Divisions established
1985 24-ton chassis developed, and road passage license acquired
1988 London Representative office opened
1990 US subsidiary NRS America Inc. founded
English company Interflow (Tank Container System) Limited acquired and Non Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) business begins
1993 Capital increased to 1.2 Billion Yen
Head office moved to Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Chiyoda Warehouse opened in Ohra-gun, Gunma prefecture)
1995 Rental and sales of IBC (Intermediate Bulk Container) begins
1996 Yokohama Warehouse (YCC) opened in Yokohama, Kanagawa prefecture
Tank container cleaning and maintenance business begins
ISO9000 series certifications acquired
Jakarta Representative office opened
1997 Singapore Representative office opened and established as a subsidiary
1999 Jakarta subsidiary established (the subsidiary sold off in 2009)
Shanghai Representative office opened
2002 Shanghai joint venture, Shanghai Nichiriku Wailianfa Logistics Co., Ltd., established
2004 Nichiriku Transportation Co., Ltd. & Nichiriku Warehouse Co., Ltd. acquired
2005 Nagoya Logistics Center opened in Tokai, Nagoya prefecture
Kyusyu Logistics Center opened in Kanzaki-gun, Saga prefecture
Shanghai joint venture, Shanghai NRS-NORINCO Logistics Co., Ltd., established
2006 Dangerous goods transport business begins in Shanghai
Capital increased to 2 Billion Yen
2007 Air cargo business begins
Tokyo Cargo Terminal established
2008 License of Manufacturer of Pharmaceutical products acquired
Approval of IATA Cargo Sales Agent acquired
Contracted with British Company, NCEC (National Chemical Emergency Centre) as their Japan Sales Agent
Harima Facility opened (marged into Kobe Facility in 2012)
Certification of Authorized Economic Operator acquired, approved by Tokyo Customs Office
Kawasaki Container Terminal opened
2009 ISO14001 certification acquired
Chiba Logistics Center Sodegaura opened
NRS Logistics Shanghai Co., Ltd. established in Lingang New District of Shanghai Yanshang Port.
2010 Head office moved to current Headquarters at Kanda Nishiki-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
2011 Yokohama Logistics Center opened in Daikoku-cho, Yokohama
2012 Shunan (Yamaguchi prefecture) sales department opened

Busan joint venture, CULT Logis BUD Co.,Ltd., established

2014 Seoul joint venture, NRS-Hanex Co., Ltd., established

NRS Logistics Korea Corporation established in Seoul

2015 Bangkok Representative office opened

Raiza Express Corporation acquired