Outline | Imayo & Co., Ltd. | 1861 KYOTO

Company Outline

Company Name
Imayo & Co., Ltd.
May 2, 1966
96 million yen
Chairman & President – Nobutaka Imanishi
Head Office -
218, Okura-cho, Takeyamachi-agaru, Karasuma-dori,
Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan, 604-0861
Tel.075-211-5141 (switchboard) Fax. 075-211-2398
Tokyo Office -
4F, 3rd Masaki Bldg., 2-10-1, Higashiueno, Taito-ku,
Tokyo, 110-0015
Tel.03-3831-5963 Fax.03-3837-1965
1F, Kyoto-oike-souseikan, Yanaginobanba-higashi-iru,
Oike-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan, 604-0954
Tel.075-741-7027 >> [ Web ] http://imayo.jp/
Business Activities
  • Import and export of diamonds, semi-precious stones and jewelry
  • Planning, development and manufacturing of jewelry using diamonds and semi-precious stones
  • Wholesaling to major department stores and specialist retail stores throughout Japan
  • Retailing of jewelry in major department stores, events, etc.
  • Planning and execution of events such as exhibitions and tours
  • Development and sales of original brand products
Group Companies
in Japan
    • Shinyu Trading, Ltd.
    • :Import-export trade, real estate
Overseas Bases
    • Singapore
    • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    • Bangkok, Thailand
Group Affiliations
  • JJA (Japan Jewelry Association)
  • TDE (Tokyo Diamond Exchange)
  • WFDB (World Federation of Diamond Bourses)
  • Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry


Founded in Kyoto Gojo Sakai-machi by first Yohei Imanishi.
May 1966
Reorganized as a corporation – established Imayo Co., Ltd
May 1970
Established Shinyu Trading, Ltd.
Apr. 1972
Established S&I Pte Ltd. in Singapore
May 1972
Established Fuji, Ltd.
Dec. 1983
Completed head office building at current location of Takeyamachi,
Karasuma, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto and relocated
Jun. 1988
Joined the JJA (Japan Jewelry Association) at its inauguration
Aug. 1990
Established IMAYO (MALAYSIA) SDN.BHD. in Kuala Lumpur
Apr. 1991
Affiliated with KF Ltd.
Nov. 1991
Established THAI IMAYO Co., Ltd. in Bangkok
May 1998
Opened jewelry sales counter in “KLCC ISETAN” in KLCC, Malaysia
Jan. 2000
Established Imayo (Singapore) Pte.Ltd. in Singapore
Mar. 2000
Established Imayo Jewelry Co., Ltd.
May 2000
Signed agreement with Visconti Srl (Italy) to sell “GIORGIO VISCONTI” in Japan
Jul. 2007
Joined the WFDB (World Federation of Diamond Bourses) through the TDE (Tokyo Diamond Exchange)
Jul. 2008
Obtained authorization for the JJA (Japan Jewelry Association)
reliability mark at the inauguration of the system