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Our History

A brief overview of our history shows the development process of our business and technology, and demonstrates our commitment to providing reliable and efficient automation solutions to our customers.

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Present

A brief overview of our history shows the development process of our business and technology, and demonstrates our commitment to providing reliable and efficient automation solutions to our customers.

  • 2018

    November. Awarded Smart Factory Innovation Company at 'Industry Award Korea 2018'

    November. Finalist at Mid-Sized Business Category at 'Web Award Korea 2018'

    July. Started Construction of new Autonics R&D Center in Magok District in Seoul, South Korea

    June. Approved as a TUV Rheinland test center for EMC (Electromagnetic Compatibility) and LVD (Low Voltage Directive)

    March. Construction of Autonics Reliability Center (Product Quality Test Center)

    March. Designated as an outstanding taxpayer company in Busan city.

    January. Presidential Award for Job Creation Companies (Presidential Award)

  • 2017

    December. Incorporation of Russia sales branch (RUS LLC, Moscow)

  • 2016

    December. ISO 14001 Certification (Environmental Management System) acquired

    December. Designated as one of top mid-sized companies for human resource development

    July. Designated as one of the leading companies in work-life balance

    May. Acceptance to UL Witness Test Data Program (WTDP)

  • 2015

    August. Designated as one of the Best Companies to Work For at the "Korea Happy Company Grand Awards"

    March. Announcement of new CEO, Yong-jin Park

  • 2014

    August. Construction and relocation of new headquarters (Seokdae, Busan)

    May. Incorporation of sales branch in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (Cong Ty Tnhh Autonics Vina.)

  • 2013

    December. Designated as one of Busan strategic industry pioneer companies

    December. Incorporation of sales branch in Mexico City, Mexico (Autonics Mexico S.A. de C.V.)

    September. Designated as a “Specialized Global Company” by the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy

    May. Designated as a "World Class 300" company by the Korean government

  • 2012

    July. Entry into one hundred million dollar venture company

    March. Gold Tower Industrial Award on 46th Taxpayer's Day

  • 2011

    November. Thirty Million Dollar Export Award at the 48th Annual Trade Day (Presidential Award)

    November. First product release of I/O terminal blocks and cables

    April. Establishment of Qingdao sales office in China

    February. Designated as a Top 10 New Industry Pioneer Company in Jiaxing, China

  • 2010

    November. Twenty Million Dollar Export Award at the 47th Annual Trade Day (Presidential Award)

    October. Establishment of Chongqing sales office in China

    August. Establishment of Nanjing sales office in China

    June. Incorporation of sales branch in Mumbai, India (Autonics Automation India Private Limited)

    February. Relocation of R&D Center for Control & Measurement (Banyeodong, Busan)

  • 2009

    December. Construction and relocation of R&D Center for Sensors (Songdo, Incheon)

    February. Establishment of corporation in Istanbul, Turkey (Autonics Otomasyon Ticaret Ltd. Sti.)

  • 2008

    July. Establishment of sales branch in Moscow, Russia (Autonics Corp. Russia Rep. Office)

    May. Establishment of Chengdu sales office in China

    May. Establishment of sales branch in Mexico City, Mexico (Autonics Mexico Sales Office)

  • 2007

    April. Completion of manufacturing factory in Jiaxing, China

    March. Businessman-Worker of the Month (Yangsan Mayor Award)

    January. Establishment of corporation in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia (Mal-Autonics Sensor Sdn. Bhd.)

  • 2006

    October. Grand Prize for New Technology Innovation (Busan Mayor Award)

    July. Establishment of sales branch in Mumbai, India (Autonics India Liaison Office)

    April. Grand Prize for Equal Employment Opportunity (Presidential Award)

    March. Opening of showroom and technical education center (Bucheon, Gyeonggi-do)

  • 2005

    November. Ten Million Dollar Export Award at the 42nd Annual Trade Day (Presidential Award)

    August. Establishment of sales branch in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (Autonics Vietnam Rep. Office)

    July. Establishment of manufacturing facility in Jiaxing, China (Autonics Electronic (Jiaxing) Corporation)

    March. Establishment of corporation in Sao Paulo, Brazil (Autonics Do Brasil Ltd.)

  • 2004

    May. Establishment of Guangzhou sales office in China

    April. Relocation of Seoul sales office (Bucheon, Korea)

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  • 2003

    September. China Compulsory Certificate (CCC) acquired

  • 2002

    September. Iron Tower Industrial Award on 26th Taxpayer's Day

    August. Establishment of Beijing sales office in China

    March. Excellence Award for Equal Employment Opportunity (Presidential Award)

    February. Establishment of corporation in Shanghai, China (Autonics China Co., Ltd.)

  • 2001

    April. Establishment of sales office in Shanghai, China

    February. Establishment of corporation in Illinois, USA (Autonics USA Inc.)

  • 2000

    December. Establishment of R&D Center for Sensors (Bucheon, Gyeonggi-do)

    November. Five Million Dollar Export Award at the 37th Annual Trade Day (Presidential Award)

    November. ISO 9001 Certification acquired

  • 1999

    April. Designated as a promising small & medium sized business for exports

    January. Designated as a small & medium sized business with outstanding technical expertise

  • 1998

    December. Grand Prize for the 8th Small & Medium Sized Business (Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy)

    July. Designated as Top 50 small & medium sized business in product quality

    June. Construction and relocation to new manufacturing facility (Yangsan, Gyeonsangnam-do)

    February. Designated as a venture company by the small & medium business administration

  • 1997

    October. Commendation from Ministry for Measuring Instrument Development (Ministry of Trade and Industry)

  • 1996

    October. Establishment of corporation in Jakarta, Indonesia (PT. Autonics Indonesia)

    September. Establishment of corporation in Jakarta, Indonesia (PT. Autonics Indonesia)

    July. Designated as a measuring instrument promotion subject company by the small & medium business administration

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  • 1994

    September. Establishment of Daejeon sales office in Korea

  • 1993

    August. Designated as a "Technology Pioneer Corporation" by the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy

  • 1992

    November. Million Dollar Export Award at the 29th Annual Trade Day (Presidential Award)

  • 1991

    November. Establishment of Daegu sales office in Korea

  • 1990

    July. Establishment of Kwangju sales office in Korea

    February. Establishment of R&D Center for Control & Measurement with official recognition from the Korean government (No. 272, Busan)

  • 1989

    November. Participation Award in New Product Exposition (Electronics Industries Association of Korea)

    November. Incorporation of Autonics Corporation

  • 1988

    June. Construction and relocation of new headquarters (Banyeodong, Busan)

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  • 1986

    October. Excellence Award in New Product Exposition (Ministry of Commerce and Industry)

  • 1985

    October. Excellence Award in New Product Exposition (Electronics Industries Association of Korea)

    November. Establishment of sales office in Seoul, Korea (Shindorim, Guro-gu)

  • 1984

    October. Release of first digital counter in Korea (K Series)

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  • 1979

    Development of Korea's first controllers for semi-automatic looms

  • 1977

    June. Establishment of Kuk-Je Electronics (Founder: Hwan-Ki Park)

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