• 1960
    • 1969 1969 December Heian Chlorella Jeffcy Co., Ltd. established with a capital of 3 million yen
  • 1970
    • 1971 1971 July Changed company name to Chlorella Sun, and first produced our original Sun Chlorella product
    • 1976 1976 June Began crushing chlorella cell walls
    • 1976 1976 August Began extracting CGF
    • 1976 1976 November Began sales of our signature product Sun Chlorella A
  • 1980
    • 1980 1980 February Changed company name to Sun Chlorella Corporation
    • 1981 1981 December Patented method for crushing chlorella cell walls
    • 1982 1982 November Sun Chlorella California founded in Los Angeles, USA (now Sun Chlorella USA Corporation)
    • 1984 1984 July Began research on eleuthero in Ashoro, Hokkaido
    • 1986 1986 January Changed name to YSK International Corporation
    • 1986 1986 April Began sales of Sun Eleuthero Tablets
    • 1989 1989 November Sun Chlorella Corporation founded (as a domestic sales firm)
  • 1990
    • 1990 1990 December Ceremony commemorating the 20th anniversary of the company’s founding (Kyoto International Conference Center)
    • 1994 1994 July Granted U.S. patent No. 5330913, “Method of Disrupting the Chlorella Cell Wall by Cell Rupture”
    • 1996 1996 November Sun Chlorella Building 8 (Osaka) completed
    • 1996 1996 November Sun Chlorella Building 10 (Fukuoka) completed
  • 2000
    • 2001 2001 May Current corporate headquarters building completed (Kyoto, Karasuma Gojo)
    • 2001 2001 May Began sales of Sun Chlorella Agaricus
    • 2002 2002 September Sun Chlorella A certified as a health food in China
    • 2003 2003 March Sun Chlorella USA 20th Anniversary ceremony
    • 2004 2004 March Sun Chlorella USA new building completed (Los Angeles, USA)
    • 2006 2006 March Sun Chlorella Shanghai Co., Ltd. established
    • 2006 2006 October Sun Chlorella London branch office established
  • 2010
    • 2013 2013 March Sun Chlorella USA 30th anniversary
    • 2013 2013 December Organic Sun Eleuthero Tablets go on sale in the US (USDA Certified Organic, Non-GMO, Gluten Free) 
    • 2016 2016 March Began sales of Astarella Cream in the US
    • 2016 2016 March Began sales of Chlorella Pure Powder in the US (Certified Non-GMO, Gluten Free)
    • 2016 2016 April Futoshi Nakayama became President and CEO
    • 2016 2016 November 30th Anniversary of Sun Chlorella Indonesia
    • 2017 2017 April Began sales of Organic Sun Eleuthero Tablets

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