History

1960
Mar. New York office opened
1965
May. Established New York Kawatetsu Trading Co., Ltd. (KAWATETSU TRADING, NEW YORK, INC.)
1969
Oct. Merged with Kawaichiki Sho (U.S.) and annexed the Los Angeles branch
1974
Oct. Houston branch opened
1983
Oct. Merged with Kawatetsu Bussan Co., Ltd. (New York Head Office, Los Angeles Branch)
1999
Apr. Merged with Nozaki America (Nozaki Sangyo U.S. Corporation) and moved the headquarter to New York
2005
Jan. Company name changed to JFE Shoji Trade America Inc.
2008
Oct. Headquarter transferred to Los Angeles
2012
Jun. Acquired 8% stake in ASR within the United States by expanding iron scrap
2014
Jan. Mexico City branch opened
2017
Apr. The food division (New York) was split and transferred to Kawasho Foods
2018
Jun. Mexico - Silao Branch Opened
2020
Apr. Company name changed to JFE Shoji America, LLC
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