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Major Subsidiaries & Affiliates

Japan

Kowa Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.
Marketing/sales of ethical products
Kowa Shinyaku Co., Ltd.
Marketing/sales of OTC products and consumer healthcare products
Kowa Estate Co., Ltd.
Real estate
Sankyo Co., Ltd.
Insurance agency
Nagoya Kanko Hotel Co., Ltd.
Hotel business
Kowa Technical Service Co., Ltd.
Maintenance and lease of optical equipment
Kowa Optical Products Co., Ltd.
Development, manufacture and sales of optical equipment and professional video equipment
Career & Leaps, Ltd.
Staffing & outsourcing business
Incontro Co., Ltd.
Apparel
Tenerita Co., Ltd.
Manufacturer and retailer of organic cotton and lifestyle items
Kowa Koga Factory Co., Ltd.
Manufacture of daily products such as body warmer
Creation Co., Ltd.
Apparel
Kowa Logistics Co., Ltd.
Management & service of logistics solution
Kowa Agritechno Co., Ltd.
Support installation and operation of plant factories / Provide maintenance services
Maruei Department Store Co., Ltd.
Department store
Core Holding Co., Ltd.
Pharmacy
Nagoya Castle Co., Ltd.
Hotel business

Overseas

North America
Kowa American Corporation
Import-export trading
La Esperanza Delaware Corporation
Kowa's administration center in the Americas, portfolio investment
Kowa Research Institute, Inc.
Pharmaceutical research and development
Kowa Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.
Marketing/sales of pharmaceuticals
Kowa Health Care America, Inc.
Market research and sales of supplements and OTC products
Kowa Waikiki, LLC
Real estate
Latin America
Kochi S.A.
Import-export trading
Europe
Kowa Europe GmbH
Import-export trading
Kowa Research Europe Ltd.
Pharmaceutical research and development
Kowa Pharmaceutical Europe Co. Ltd.
Marketing/sales of pharmaceuticals
Kowa Health Care Turkey, Ltd.
Market research and sales of supplements and OTC products
Asia
Kowa Asia Ltd.
Import-export trading
Kowa (Shanghai) Co.,Ltd.
Import-export trading
Kowa (Shanghai) Optical Instruments International Co.,Ltd.
Import & marketing of medical and optical equipment
Kowa (Shanghai) Pharma Consulting Co., Ltd.
Pharmaceutical and medical equipment consulting and promotion
Kowa Pharmaceuticals (China) Co.,Ltd.
Manufacture / sales of pharmaceuticals
Kowa Health Care (Shanghai) Import & Export Co., Ltd.
Import and sales of consumer healthcare products
Kowa (Beijing) Co.,Ltd.
Import-export trading
Kowa (Shenzhen) Co.,Ltd.
Import-export trading
Kowa Taiwan Tsusho Co.,Ltd.
Import-export trading
Kowa Korea Company, Ltd.
Market research and sales of OTC products, medical device and consumer healthcare products
Import-export trading
Philippine-Japan Active Carbon Corp.
Manufacture & marketing/sales of activated carbon
Kowa Holdings Asia Pte. Ltd.
Portfolio investment
Kowa Asia Pacific Pte., Ltd.
Import-export trading
Kowa (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Import-export trading
Kowa India Pvt. Ltd.
Import-export trading
Oceania
Kowa Australia Pty Ltd.
Import-export trading