- NovemberFounded as a joint-stock corporation with a capital of 250,000 yen at 2-11, Edobashi, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
- FebruarySigned exclusive distributor special contract with NEC
- AprilSigned dealership contract with Nitsuko Corporation (currently NEC Infrontia Corporation and Nitsuko Electronics Corporation)
- AugustSigned dealership contract with Tokyo Denkikagaku Kogyo K.K. (currently TDK Corporation)
- JulySigned dealer contract with Japan Servo Co., Ltd.
- JulySigned dealership contract with Showa Molex Corporation (currently Molex Japan LLC )
- AugustSigned agency contract with DDK Ltd.
- MarchThe capital was increased to 100,000,000 yen.
JuneEstablished A-Z Shinko (PTE) Ltd. (currently Shinko (PTE) Ltd.) in Singapore
- JuneEstablished Novalux Taiwan Electronics Ltd. in Taiwan
- NovemberSigned distributorship contract with Kyocera Corporation
- AugustListed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
The capital was increased to 3,160,000,000 yen.
- OctoberThe capital was increased to 7,314,800,000 yen.
- SeptemberEstablished Behigh Ltd. (currently Novalux HongKong Electronics Ltd.), in Hong Kong
- AprilEstablished Novalux America Inc. in the US
- AprilOur listing at the Tokyo Stock Exchange was changed to the first section.
- AprilEstablished Novalux Japan Co. Ltd.
- NovemberEstablished Shinko Shoji LSI Design Center Co., Ltd.
- AprilThe distribution departments obtained ISO14001 certification.
- MarchAll business offices obtained ISO14001 certification.
- AprilSigned exclusive duty sales agent contract with Xilinx Corporation
- OctoberThe distribution departments obtained ISO9001 certification.
- MarchEstablished Novalux Shanghai Electronics Ltd.,a subsidiary of Novalux H.K.Electronics Ltd.,in China
- JanuaryThe headquarters moved to Osaki,Shinagawa-ku,Tokyo
AprilAcquired NT Sales Co,Ltd,51% shares of stocs and making it a consolidated subsidiary.
AugustThe capital was increased to 9,501,930,000 yen.
OctoberEstablished Novalux Thailand Co., Ltd. a subsidiary of Shinko (PTE)Ltd., in Thailand
- DecemberEstablished Novalux Shenzen Electronics Ltd.,a subsidiary of Novalux Hong Kong Electronics Ltd.,in China
- FebruaryEstablished Novalux Europe S.A. in Spain
- FebruaryAcquisition of Sanshin China Co., Ltd (EMS Company) in Shenzen, China
Operated as Shinko Assembly China Co., Ltd (SAC)