|1906||Sogi Electric Company founded.|
|1908||Company name changed to NIPPON CHISSO HIRYO K.K. Start of the production of calcium nitrate using an air-nitrogen fixing process in Minamata Factory.|
|1923||World-first manufacture of ammonia using the Casale ammonia synthesis process first.|
|1927||Chosen Chisso Hiryo K.K. established. "Hungnam Factory" constructed as the world's then largest chemical industrial complex.|
|1941||Commencement of polyvinyl chloride production Manufacturing facilities using the Casale ammonia synthesis process|
|1945||Resumption of ammonium fertilizer (ammonium sulfate) production gave Chisso a nationwide lead.|
|1946||Manufacture of acetate fiber restarted.|
|1950||The company made a new start as Shin-Nippon Chisso Hiryo K.K.|
|1952-53||Manufacturing facilities for octanol, DOP, and acetate staple completed.|
|1955||Manufacturing facilities for high-titer compound fertilizer completed.|
|1959||Manufacturing facilities for high-purity metallic silicon completed.|
|1960||Kyushu Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. established.|
|1962||Chisso Petrochemical Corporation established.|
|1963||Chisso Polypro Fiber Co., Ltd. established. Manufacturing facilities for polypropylene and polypropylene fiber completed.|
|1965||Company name changed to Chisso Corporation (present name).|
|1969||Manufacturing facilities for polyethylene completed. Manufacturing|
|1973||Manufacturing facilities for liquid crystal materials completed.|
|1974||Manufacturing facilities for thermo-bonding composite fibers (ES Fiber) completed.|
|1980||Manufacturing facilities for organic silicon compounds completed.|
|1981||MEISTER and Cellufine manufacturing facilities completed.|
|1984||Manufacturing facilities for polylysine completed.|
|1985||Kumamoto Fine Co., Ltd. established.|
|1987||Manufacturing facilities for polypropyleneby the Chisso gas-phase process completed. Chisso America Inc. established.|
|1989||Sun Electronics Co., Ltd established.|
|1994||Shanghai Jin Chang Engineering Plastics Co., Ltd. and Guangzhou ES Fiber Co., Ltd. established.|
|1999||CHISSO TAIWAN CORPORATION established.|
|2000||Chisso revival plan came into effect. ES FiberVisions, LP established (United States).|
|2003||Japan Polypropylene Corporation established to integrate the company's polypropylene interests.|
|2004||CHISSO CHINA Co., Ltd. established.
CHISSO KOREA Co., Ltd. established.
CHISSO FINE TECHNO Co., Ltd. established.
|2005||Construction of LCD alignment film and overcoat production facility in South Korea completed.
NORTH AMERICAN CHISSO CORPORATION established.
|2006||The 100th ANNIVERSARY of founding.
ES Fibervisions Co.,Ltd. Set up in Japan.
CHISSO TAIWAN Co., Ltd Tainan factory completed.
COMUSA LLC COVINGTON factory completed.
|2008||JAPAN SOLAR SILICON CO.,Ltd. established.|
|2010||CHISSO ES ASIA(CHANGSHU) CO.,Ltd. established.|
|2011||JNC CORPORATION established.|