Yokoyama Fishing Net Co., Ltd.


Okayama Prefecture

~Top Manufacturer of Knotted Fishing Nets for 100 Years Since the Company was Established~

Established in 1920

Corporate Strengths

For nearly 100 years since establishment, Yokoyama Fishing Net has been one of Japan’s leading and consistent manufacturers of fishing nets from the point of view of fishery operators, supporting the coastal fishing industry in Japan through the manufacture of fishing nets. We have developed and introduced original equipment and machinery related to the manufacture of fishing nets, and currently have approximately 60% share in the field of coastal fishing nets in the Japanese market. Features of our company include build-to-order manufacturing, an integrated production system, high-mix low-volume production, and the manufacture of original high-performance products.

Unique, Best-Selling Products and Services

■ Knotted fishing nets (Domestic share: 60%)

We offer a variety of knots, including single, double, and specialized knots, and a wide selection of netting that includes gill nets, trawl nets, round haul nets, fixed nets, and aquaculture nets. Nylon and other raw yarn and raw materials are used, as well as high-performance synthetic fiber developed by Toray for fishing nets.

Appeal to New Graduates/Mid-Career Recruits

We are proud of our 100-year history since we were established, and boast the highest share for knotted nets in Japan.

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  • Completed fishing nets

Company profile

Address 3133, Mushiake, Oku-cho, Setouchi City, Okayama Prefecture 
TEL (0869)25-0111
URL https://www.yokoyamaseimo.co.jp
Capital ¥22 million
Number of employees 50
Sales ¥500 million
Main overseas locations none
Hiring foreigners None hired in the past, willing to hire

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