Komatsu Ltd was founded in 1921 by Meitaro Takeuchi and was originally a construction workshop. This happened as a result of the separation of the Komatsu Iron works Division (which produced coal and mining equipment), created in 1917, from Takeuchi Mining Co.
In addition, the company's activities include construction, real estate and cargo transportation.
Excavator Komatsu 210
Komatsu produces various road construction equipment (bulldozers, excavators), forklifts, pipelayers, mining equipment, presses and other industrial equipment, military equipment, etc. The company has 22 factories around the world.
In 2016, Komatsu opened a demonstration center in Thailand with an area of approximately 77,000 m2 to strengthen the Asian market in Chachengsau province.