Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (SSI) is the American subsidiary of
Shimadzu Corporation, headquartered in Kyoto, Japan. Founded in
1875, Shimadzu is a $2 billion multinational corporation with three
major divisions: Medical Diagnostics, Aerospace/Industrial, and
Analytical Instruments. The Analytical Division is one of the world
s largest manufacturers of analytical instrumentation and
environmental monitoring equipment.
In addition to Japan, Shimadzu products are manufactured in China,
the Philippines, the U.K., and in Portland, Oregon. International
sales, service, and technical support facilities are located in
Germany, Singapore, Australia, China, Brazil, and Turkey, with
numerous regional offices and distributors worldwide.